How to Clean a Leather BagIt is both popular and durable material for leather shoes, furniture and bags. Although it has a solid surface, due to the pores it contains, it can absorb the oils in your skin and hands and this may cause stains. It is especially delicate in terms of white leather spots. Here is the guide to clean the white skin.
To remove white powders and stains, you need to regularly wipe the skin with a dry microfiber cloth. For a deeper cleaning, you can use a leather cleaner or your own leather cleaner. You can do this with a little hot water, a little liquid dish soap and a few drops of vinegar. You can dip a fabric into this mixture and clean the surfaces. Do not let the skin absorb this solution because excess water will damage the skin. To clean the soapy solution, you will need to dip another fabric in water and wipe it again. Then let it dry. For another cleaner you can do at home: mix half a glass of olive oil with a quarter glass of vinegar and put it in a spray bottle. Squeeze on stains, leave for a few minutes, and then wipe.
To minimize stain formation, you should wipe it as soon as something is spilled on the skin. No matter how fast you are, stains can occur, so you need to know how to remove stains from white leather, this white leather can be a shoe, a bag, or furniture. Apply one of these options and get rid of the stains.
Nail Polish Remover or Alcohol CleaningTo remove the ink stain, dip a cotton ball into the nail polish remover or alcohol and apply to the stain. You should not rub at this stage because this may cause the stain to spread. After removing the stain, it is a good idea to apply some dish soap and hot water to the skin with a clean cloth. Then wipe it with a clean cloth and let it dry.
Baking soda or corn starchTo get rid of oil stains, you should pour some baking soda or corn starch on the stain. Rub a little, of course gently. Let it sit for a few hours or overnight. It will attract baking soda or starch oil. Then you can clean the dust by wiping with a clean cloth.
Tooth pasteUsing a damp cloth, moisten the stained part a little. You should not keep it under water, just moisten it. Apply a little gel-free toothpaste over the stain. You can use an old toothbrush to remove the stain. When cleaning is finished, clean this area with a clean garment, then dry it with a towel.
Lemon Juice or Tartar CreamMix these two ingredients to form a paste. Apply the mixture you created on the stained area and leave it for 30 minutes. Use a sponge to clean the paste. Lemon juice and cream of tartar will create a bleach effect, thereby removing the stain.
After cleaning your item, you can apply some leather cream to prevent the area you apply from drying and cracking. This cream will also protect the skin against blemishes extra and add a shine. Knowing how to clean your leather will also allow you to enjoy these items.