How do I use Downy Protect & Refresh?
Simply add Downy to your fabric softener drawer. For top-loaders, you can also add directly to your washer drum during the rinse cycle, or use the Downy Ball if you don't feel like waiting around for the rinse to begin.
How Does Downy Protect & Refresh Neutralize Odors?
Downy Protect & Refresh features new technology in a dual-perfume capsule. Activated as you move throughout the day, these components bind to and neutralize malodor molecules. This fabric softener really is like deodorant for your clothes!
How Is Downy Protect & Refresh Liquid Fabric Softener Different from Fresh Protect Beads?
While both the liquid and the beads have 24-hour odor neutralization, Downy Protect & Refresh liquid fabric softener also protects clothes from stretching, fading, and fuzz.
Do I Need to Use Detergent with Downy Protect & Refresh?
Yes. Use WITH detergent. Downy Protect & Refresh is a fabric softener that will provide your clothing with scent, softness, static reduction, odor-neutralization, and protection from the laundry damage of stretching, fading, and fuzz.
What’s the Difference Between a Fabric Softener and a Dryer Sheet?
Both provide fabrics with scent and softness, and fight static; however, dryer sheets are heat activated in the dryer, whereas liquid fabric softeners are more easily infused in the wash. Additionally, fabric softeners reduce wrinkles, provide for easy ironing, and protect from stretching, fading, and fuzz that occur in both the washing and drying processes.