Should You Use Baby Wipes to Clean Leather?

While you may be tempted to use household cleaning products to clean leather, be wary that most, if not all, are silent killers of leather goods! It may not damage the leather right away, but over time they will damage or reduce the longevity of leather. Baby wipes are one of those.

Baby wipes may seem like a good idea in a pinch but repeated use can damage the foundation of your leather goods. Here a few reasons not to use baby wipes to clean leather and a few tips on what you should use instead.

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Baby Wipes are commonly misused for cleaning things non-baby related, including leather. These are often highly alkaline and are harmful to leather products. Many baby wipes contain chemicals, or other ingredients, that may cause leather to peel and crack over time. We strongly encourage you to limit baby wipe usage to its intended purpose and refrain from wiping down your leather furniture, apparel or anything else with baby wipes.

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There are several myths for leather cleaning and conditioning solutions that are simply untrue — yet they continue to spread either by word of mouth or through internet searches.

Use Non-Toxic Leather Products

Once Leather Honey hit the market, leather owners tossed out their baby wipes, bottles of mink oil and neatsfoot oil and stocked up on Leather Honey.

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The Leather Honey formula is a family recipe and was originally used to condition leather tack equipment (we are also horse farmers!). Fellow equestrians quickly discovered Leather Honey’s incredible results on leather and the news spread fast. It is now the most popular leather conditioning solution for all sorts of leather products.

No Gimmicks, Only Clean, Soft Leather

Unlike these other leather cleaning and conditioning products, there are no gimmicks and no surprising or disappointing results with Leather Honey.

With Leather Honey, what you buy is what you get – a trustworthy, affordable, leather cleaner & leather conditioner that clean leather, restores moisture, prevents staining and enhances the durability and appearance of any leather product.

P.S. Leather Honey is free of animal products, silicone and solvents as well. And you can alwaysbuy ithere,orat Amazon.


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