product details

Key Benefits

• Locks out odors, keeping fabrics smelling fresh all day

• Protects against stretching, fading, and fuzz

• Softens your fabrics, leaving them comfy and cozy


  •  Help keep odors out of your clothes

    How to do Laundry the Downy Way


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.

Ratings And Reviews

This area allows consumers like you to express their own opinions and comments. Downy does not represent or warrant the accuracy of any statements or product claims made here, nor endorses any opinions expressed by the reviewer.

2.14/5 (35)
31% Recommended

Reviews Text


Hate the new smell!

Just did a load of laundry using a newly purchased bottle of April Fresh Downey and it made my clothes smell horrible! I went on line to see if it was just a bad batch but found out that the scent has been changed. My mother used Downey growing up and I always have as well. Loved the scent--but not anymore. I will be dumping this down the drain and looking for another brand that works well and has a pleasant scent. Please consider changing back to the old version!

Not Recommend Product

Originally posted on US



Helps to keep my clothes soft and fresh. I have used for may years and never found anything better.

I do recommend this product

Originally posted on US


I loveit

I realy like this products love it.we start usining and we try to get the best offer or coupons to keep usining

I do recommend this product

Originally posted on US