How to Clean Your Waist Training Corset
Unlike any other piece of clothing, a corset can change your shape, improve posture, and provide back support over time. When performing physical activities, you are likely to sweat and sweat usually comes with odor, which can be unpleasant experience. It’s therefore important to clean your waist-training corset often to keep the experience as interesting and enjoyable as possible. Your corset requires great care and attention for proper cleaning and maintenance. Unfortunately, many people don’t know how to clean their corset properly, which can be a disaster as you can easily destroy it if you don’t dot properly. Here are some tips on how to clean your waist training corset.
1. Never Use a Washing Machine to Clean Your Waist-Training Corset
Since waist training corsets are made with metal grommets, eyelets, steel bones, and a piece of fabric – putting yours in a washing machine you risk rusting its metal components and even bending the steel bones. Most corsets also contain latex and this means that machine-washing your latex corset will make the material melt. Also, keep in mind that some cleaning detergents and solutions contain chemicals that can ruin the material as well. It’s therefore important to avoid putting your corset in the dryer or washer.
2. Let Your Corset to Dry For 2 – 4 Hours
Latex is also a natural material that can easily rot with little moisture. After cleaning, make sure leave it to dry completely before storing it. In addition, if not well dried, water will discolor and even destroy your latex waist training corset. With this in mind, always ensure you allow it to dry properly for at least 2 – 4 hours before storage or usage. Leaving your corset to dry for 2 to 4 hours is important because it helps to maintain its shape too. On the other hand, its recommended to dry clean your corset id it is made from leather, cotton, denim, satin, mesh, or PVC.
3. Never Use a Sponge to Clean a Corset
When washing your corset, avoid using a sponge because its texture can easily damage your waist trimmer equipment. In this case, you need to use a soft piece of cloth to avoid damaging it.
How to Clean It Properly
Now that you know what to do and not to do, it’s important to know how to clean your waist training equipment properly. First, you need to have a bowl/basin filled with clean hot water, a towel and a soft detergent, preferably a shampoo. Wash the towel with a soap and water and then rub it on your latex equipment. Once you clean every part of it, hang it to dry. You may use a clean, dry piece of cloth/towel to wipe the wet parts of the fabric if you want it to dry faster.
Concisely, there are some things you must always keep in mind when storing your corset. For instance, you should never allow the fabric to stay under direct sunlight for a long time so as to avoid fading the color of the material. If possible, hang it in a dark wardrobe while drying. Also, make sure this equipment doesn’t touch any other clothes in your wardrobe to avoid staining them.