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3 Steps to Care for Shark Leather Shoes

Exotic leather is often more delicate than cow hides to mention one of the most common leather out there. Therefore, every type of leather is different and should be treated differently. Shark leather is world known for its rough, coarse texture. In the coarser developments of shark skin, it has been used like sandpaper for polishing. However, the finer tanned shark skins are used for shoes, handbags, and other leather items. Highly sought after, these skins are by-products from fishing villages and international cuisine. Today we are telling you how to care for those expensive and really awesome shark shoes you invested in. So, pay attention to these next steps and learn how to take care of them.

1. How to take care of Shark leather shoes

Shark leather is one of the most flexible and durable leather you'll find out there. However, the extraordinary textures of this leather must be treated with great care. Also, the finish of this leather is matte and with a very natural view, therefore you should avoid your shoes to get soaked by liquids. We know shoes are meant to get dirty and we often can't do anything about rain and getting our shoes wet but, we do can try to avoid getting them soaked right?, Anyway, we have to be very careful with this because water can permanently stain the shark leather.

2. How to Clean your Shark Leather Shoes

To clean and remove dust or dirt, use a damp cotton cloth (never wet!) And clean very well to get rid of all the dirt that may have accumulated. Remember that much of the success of the treatment you will apply will depend on you thoroughly cleaning your shoes. Allow to dry for approximately 10 minutes and then apply the product designed for leather care.

3. How to Restore or Condition your Shark Leather Shoes

After your shoes are clean and ready for restoring or conditioning you must apply NEUTRAL REPELLENT. The purpose of applying this product is precisely to protect your footwear from dust, mud or liquids that could damage it. That is why it is very important that you have the right repellent.