Chocolate Stain Removal

Kids and chocolate, you already know there's going to be trouble. Chocolate stains are a real pain and there is no disguising the rich colour of our favourite confectionary. Vanish Powershot has been specially formulated to deliver unbeatable carpet stain removal stain. This innovative foam gets to work immediately, effectively removing stains by diving deep into the carpet pile. Follow the instructions below to find out how to lift these stains from your carpet.


To get chocolate stains out, we recommend using Vanish Powershot:

Solution 1 Solution 1
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Remove any residue left on the carpet.

Shake can well and spray from about 15cm from the stain.

Immediately bot with a clean white absorbant cloth and repeat stages 1 - 3 if necessary.

Important:Always follow the usage instructions on the Vanish packaging. Do not use on wool, silk or leather. Do not use on finished or coated surfaces - for example wood, metals etc.


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Chocolate Stain Removal Tips

Often, a chocolate stain may leave a faint oily mark if removed without a proper carpet cleaning product; make sure to check for this before drying the stained item otherwise this mark will become very difficult to remove.

Removing Chocolate Stains - Handy tips

If you don't have a Vanish stain removal product to hand then don't worry. We're still able to provide some handy hints on removing stains. Vanish can treat stains even when they've dried in.

  • Remove as much chocolate as possible with a knife or spoon, being careful not to spread it further.
  • Gently rub in some soap to the damp chocolate stained area and dab with a damp cloth to break up the stain.
  • Use clean water to rinse and then blot as much fluid out of the stained area as possible with a clean cloth or napkin.
  • Use Vanish Powershot as soon as possible to remove the remaining stain.

Other Useful Stain Removal Tips

Vanish can help get stains out of clothes as well as ensure you remove ice cream stains, tea stains and red wine stains.

What Causes Chocolate To Stain So Badly?

Chocolate stains so badly because of its low melting temperature coupled with the fact that it contains cocoa butter and milk solids; two ingredients which cause unpleasant stains.

Important:Always follow the usage instructions on the Vanish packaging. Do not use on velvet materials, brocrade or silk and oriental rugs.