09/28/2011 08:53 am ET | Updated Oct 11, 2012

Easy Ways To Remove Tomato Stains

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We've all been there. You're sitting at the dinner table, eyeing your almost empty bowl of spaghetti and congratulating yourself on making it through the meal without any mishaps. But when you lift your fork to eat the very last bite, one unruly noodle suddenly slips free and without you're knowing it lands on your lap.

Tomato stains are very common and surprisingly easy to remove despite their tricky reputation. Next time you see that orange ring start to spread, try some of these stain fighting tricks.