I'm a big fan of wearing the trusty old "wife beater" tank top to bed and while working out (with a sports bra of course! Because the
|Here is a picture of me wearing one. You know, in case you need a visual to see what kind of tank I'm talking about. I was also desperate to show off my bikini wax and shiny bronze pants. And yes, my abs totally look like that...|
In a moment of desperation (heck, they're not holey YET...why throw them out?) this past week, I had a light bulb moment. I took the tanks and soaked them in a little pail with water and a big squirt of Bac Out (you can usually find it cheaper in the hippy section of the grocery store) and let them soak for an hour or so. After the soak, I threw them in the wash with my sheets, and they came out smelling sweet and like limes (Bac Out is made with lime peel extract). Success!
Now, I can stretch the life of these tops that I so dearly love. And while my boobs may live to sweat another day, I now have a new tool in my arsenal to combat the stinkies. This is a great country we live in my friends.
PS, a special note to my mom and my friend Anne. My tanks are fine. I do not need you to "happen upon" a sale of them at Target or Amazon...;-D