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shoe saddle soap question

Discussion in 'Menswear Advice' started by earlburtnett, Jan 2, 2019.

  1. earlburtnett

    earlburtnett Well-Known Member

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    hi can this brand or anybrand of saddle soap dry out the leather?

    lenny

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  2. MrBorland

    MrBorland Active Member

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    I can’t answer your question definitively, but since soap and water can wash away grease and oils, I suspect saddle soap can dry out leather. For this reason, I always let my shoes/boots dry afterward, then apply some kind of conditioner.
     

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