How to remove a chewing gum stain

Chewing-gum stains will generally happen on trousers, dresses or skirts, as they mainly come from gums fallen on seats.

To remove the chewing gum stain, cool chewing gum with a plastic bag filled with ice or put the item of clothing directly in the freezer.
Once the stains are solid, peel off and remove residual stains with a spoon or a spatula.
If an oily stain remains, remove it with a solvent such as benzene.

You can also remove the stain by applying brown paper to the stained area and passing a hot iron over it.
Residual stains, if necessary, can be removed with benzene.

Warm white vinegar also removes chewing gum stains well.

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