Aside from talking on the phone and eating, putting on makeup is another form of distracted driving. This is not only a safety liability, but you also risk staining the interior. Sometimes they’re bad enough that only we can restore vehicle interiors with lipstick, nail polish, or eyeliner stains. But there are ways for you to remove some makeup stains from car upholstery.
DIY Makeup Stain Removal
Before we list the steps, we must point out that the method isn’t failproof. No DIY method is guaranteed to work, especially if dealing with a dried stain. Most cosmetics are oil-based, which quickly oxidize and dries. Only a professional vehicle detailing can remove stubborn makeup stains.
You can try removing the stains yourself with this simple step-by-step process:
1. Dip a cotton cloth in an ammonia solution and place the cloth over the stain for 10 minutes.
2. Apply baking soda atop the stain and let sit for another five to 10-minutes.
3. Wipe clean with a microfiber cloth Continue Reading →