Does Rayon Shrink in the Dryer?

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Rayon shrinks in the dryer. This is because rayon is made from delicate cellulose fibers that are easily shrunk by heat.
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Wool actually doesn't shrink per se - it felts. This felting usually occurs in the presence of heat, hot water and agitation - the conditions that exist in an operating clothes dryer
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cotton shrinks in the dryer because of its fibers. cotton will shrink the most the first time you wash it.
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Regular rayon has low wet strength, resulting in loss of stability or the tendency
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Rayon is a man-made, but natural, fiber and will shrink up to 10% if machine washed. However, if you're machine washing something that is meant to be dry-cleaned, you also may be
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