How to Clean Silk Pillowcases

1. Real silk is slightly acidic, so it is not suitable to wash with alkaline detergent or soap. It is best to use a small amount of neutral detergent. Remember not to use washing powder, laundry soap, toilet soap and other detergents;


2. After washing the real silk pillow, soak it in water with a few drops of acetic acid for a few minutes to make the color brighter. The washing temperature of the silk pillow should be below 30℃.

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3. Mix the detergent in the water with your hands before putting it into the silk pillow; soak in water for no more than five minutes; gently scrub and rinse with your hands, do not wring it out, and hang it in the shade.


Silk generally refers to silk, including mulberry silk, tussah silk, castor silk, cassava silk and so on. Real silk is called the "fiber queen" and has been favored by people throughout the ages for its unique charm. Silk is a protein fiber, and silk fibroin contains 18 kinds of amino acids that are beneficial to the human body. Silk fiber is the only natural filament fiber that has been put into practical use. It is made from the coagulation of silkworm slime.

Mulberry silk fiber and tussah silk fiber can retain the shape of filament fiber in the filament yarn formed by clustering, and other wild silk fibers can only be transformed into short fibers for textile processing. Among the filament yarns formed by bundling of mulberry silk fibers and tussah silk fibers, the filament yarns of mulberry silk fibers are the most important and account for most of the natural filament yarns.

The silk fabrics are divided into 14 categories and 43 sub-categories. There are roughly electric spinning, taffeta, double crepe, heavy crepe, smooth crepe, georgette, cogan yarn, double joe, heavy joe, brocade, sangbo satin, plain crepe satin, stretch crepe satin, warp knitting Wait for several categories. Excellent brands rely on high-tech production process in the dyeing and finishing process of fabrics, using environmentally friendly dyes, and the color fastness is up to 3--4.5.