How to Get Even the Most Stubborn Mascara Stains Off Your Pillowcase for Good

You know should always take off your makeup before bed, but sometimes even the most responsible gal ends up hitting the hay, smoky eye intact. (Look, no judgment.) Luckily, getting rid of that stubborn smudge is as easy as reaching for this household staple: dish soap.

To scrub out the stain, simply remove your pillow from its case, squirt soap right on the offending spot and give it a good scrub with your fingers. Stick the pillowcase in with your regular laundry and voilà! Clean, stain-free and ready for bedtime.

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