clear and whiten a yellowed pillow?


There’s nothing worse than finding out that your once white pillow has turned yellow. But don’t worry, there is a way to clean and whiten a yellowed pillow! Here’s what you need to do:

Use bleach

With a little bleach, you can easily clean and whiten your pillow. Here’s what you’ll need and how to use it



  1. Fill a sink or bathtub with hot water and add bleach. The ratio of water to bleach should be about 1:10 (one tenth).
  2. Immerse the pillow in water and let it soak for 15-20 minutes.
  3. Remove the pillow from the water and rinse it thoroughly with cool, clean water.
  4. Let the pillow air dry completely before using it again.

Use baking soda

Cleaning your pillow will kill bacteria and make it look like new. Here’s how to do it with baking soda:

Ingredients to use

  • Baking soda
  • Water
  • Towel


  1. Mix one part baking soda to two parts water
  2. Soak a towel in this mixture
  3. Wring it out so it’s damp
  4. Rub the stains from your pillow with the damp towel, being careful not to saturate it.
  5. Leave to dry in the open air and in the sun.

Use white vinegar

Ingredients to use


  1. Mix equal parts white vinegar and water in a bowl
  2. Use the sponge to apply the mixture to the yellowed areas of the pillow.
  3. Let the mixture sit for a few minutes before rinsing it off with cool water.
  4. Rinse with cool water.

You may need to repeat this process several times to get satisfactory results, it all depends on the extent of your stains.

Use lemon juice

With a little elbow grease and a little lemon juice, you can make your pillow look like new. Here’s how to use this cocktail:

Ingredients to use


  1. First, mix fresh lemon juice and water in a bowl.
  2. Dip a clean cloth in the lemon juice mixture and wring it out so it’s damp, but not dripping.
  3. Gently rub the cloth over the surface of the pillow, paying particular attention to particularly stained or discolored areas.
  4. let it air dry in a well-ventilated room.

The lemon juice will help freshen the fabric and leave it smelling great. For best results, repeat this process once a month to keep your pillow looking its best.

Tips to keep your pillow like new!

Your pillow is one of the things you use the most, it plays an important role in the quality of your sleep, so it’s important to keep it clean and in good condition. Here are some tips to help you do that:

  • To avoid stains, use a pillowcase made from natural fibres, such as cotton or linen.
  • Wash and change your pillowcase often. This will help keep your pillow fresh and prevent dirt and oil buildup.
  • To prevent the accumulation of dust and dirt, vacuum it regularly using the fabric attachment.
  • Take it out into the fresh air and expose it to the sun, ultraviolet light is effective against dust mites.

By following these simple tips, you can keep your pillow looking like new for many years to come!

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