Tutorial cleaning bones PART 3Tutorial cleaning bones PART 34 years ago in Other More Like This
Ok, here is STEP 3 which deals with whitening. If your bones or skulls still have dark spots on them see STEP 2 again or read on.
If your bones or skulls still have dark spots in/on them this is grease. Sometimes a soak of whitening and then returning to STEP 2 will help loosen the grease so you can try step 2 again now or do a short version of step 3 to shock the grease and then return to step 2 (step 3 will need to be revisited).
Some people refer to whitening as "bleaching" but bleach has nothing to do with the process! What you need to use is Hydrogen Peroxide. A 24hour soak in the stuff should be enough to whiten your bones. Various people here have various rules on the time but you don't want to soak it longer than a few days.
HP can be reused so if the stuff is still foaming when I take the bones out, I re-bottle it. It does tend to have a short shelf life but if there's foam, it's still