Perspective Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events Dear Heloise: Help! I washed a load of laundry with a colored lip balm in the pocket of my jeans. Now I have greasy spots on my favorite clothes. Is there anything I can do, or is it too late? Carol in Florida: Don’t worry — it’s not too late. First, find all of the grease spots, because you will have to treat each spot individually. Rub liquid laundry detergent with a degreasing agent into the stains, then wash the garments on the hottest water setting that’s safe for the fabric. Let them air-dry. You may have to re-treat if the stains aren’t gone. Laundry stains are always going to happen, but knowing how to handle them can save time and money. I have compiled a pamphlet full of stain-removal formulas that you can have by sending $5 and a long, self-addressed, stamped (70 cents) envelope to: Heloise/Stains, P.O. Box 795001, San Antonio, TX 78279-5001. Or you can go online to order at Heloise.com. FYI: Overstuffing the washer can cause clothes to become dingy-looking, and don’t forget to clean the lint filter before every dryer load. Dea...