Helping black t-shirt stay dark with OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ Helping black t-shirt stay dark with OxiClean™ Dark Protect™

How to Wash Dark Clothes and Help Prevent Fading

Afraid to wash your black clothes? Keep your favorite black jeans and other darks looking newer longer by knowing how to wash dark clothes to help prevent fading. Add OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ Laundry Booster along with your regular detergent and this special cold-water formula will help your darks stay deep, rich and smooth.

Help Keep Your Black Clothes from Fading or Pilling

The best way to help keep your dark clothes from fading is to wash them in cold water. However, most laundry detergents work best with warm or hot water. OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ Laundry Booster has special Anti-Fade Technology built into the formula and is designed to work on a cold-water setting. The result? Cleaner dark clothes that look newer, longer!

Besides fading, the other thing you don’t want to have happen to your favorite black t-shirt are those little bumps or pills. Help keep your dark clothes looking newer longer with OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ Laundry Booster. It helps protect your black jeans and other dark clothes from losing their color and pilling.

Washing Dark Clothes is Easy with OxiClean™ Dark Protect™

Dark Protect™ boosts the effectiveness of your laundry detergent and helps tackle tough stains. Use Dark Protect™ on your black clothes to remove stains, help prevent fading and pilling, and extend the life of your dark clothing.

Here’s how to wash your black and dark clothes with Dark Protect™ Powder Laundry Booster:

  1. EVERYDAY USE: For best results, simply use in-wash with a cold water setting. There’s no need to soak. Launder in the most gentle washer and dryer cycle recommended by the garment care label.
  2. STANDARD MACHINES: Add OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ BEFORE adding laundry. For regular loads fill scoop to line 2. For large loads, use more.
  3. HE MACHINE: Add OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ directly to the drum BEFORE adding laundry. For regular loads, fill scoop to line 2. For large loads, use more. Do not mix OxiClean with detergent in the dispenser. Read your HE owner’s manual for additional instructions.

Here’s how to use Dark Protect™ Liquid Laundry Booster to wash your black and dark clothes:

  1. EVERYDAY USE: For best results, simply use in-wash with a cold water setting. There’s no need to soak. Launder in the most gentle washer and dryer cycle recommended by the garment care label.
  2. PRE-TREAT TOUGH STAINS: Pour directly onto the stain and rub gently. Wait 5-10 minutes, then wash per instructions below. Wash hands thouroughly after use.
  3. STANDARD MACHINES: Add OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ and detergent before adding laundry. For regular loads, fill cap to bar B. For large loads, use more.
  4. HE MACHINE: Add with your detergent into the dispenser. Fill cap to bar B.

Always read caution and instructions on package before use. Test OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ on an inconspicuous area first. Rinse, and allow it to dry. Safe on colorfast fabrics only. Always follow manufacturer’s instructions for water temperature and cleaning garments and other items. Do not use on wool, wool blends, silk, silk blends, leather or on fabrics labeled dry-clean only.

An OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ Formula for You

OxiClean™ Dark Protect™ comes in a liquid and a powder. Choose the formula that’s best for you and your family.

Enjoy newer-looking, darker black clothes for longer with OxiClean™ Dark Protect™.