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  • Shoe polish (or boot polish), is a waxy paste, cream, or liquid used to polish, shine, waterproof, and restore the appearance of leather shoes or boots, thereby extending the footwear's life.

  • Various substances have been used as shoe polish for hundreds of years, starting with natural substances such as wax and tallow. Modern polish formulas were introduced early in the 20th century and many of those original formulations are still in use today.

  •  Today, shoe polish is usually made from a mix of natural and synthetic materials, including naphtha, turpentine, dyes, and gum arabic, using straightforward chemical engineering processes.

  • Shoe polish is usually flammable, can be toxic, and, if misused, can stain skin. It should be used in a well-ventilated area with care taken to protect clothes, carpet and furniture.

  • Shoe polish is applied to the shoe using a rag, cloth, or brush.

  • Shoe polish is not a cleaning product, and therefore the footwear should be both clean and dry before application.

  • A vigorous rubbing action to apply the polish evenly on the boot, followed by further buffing with a clean dry cloth or brush, usually provides good results.

  • Another technique, known as spit-polishing or bull polishing, involves gently rubbing polish into the leather with a cloth and a drop of water or spit.

  • This achieves the mirror-like, high-gloss finish sometimes known as a spit shine or bull which is especially valued in military organizations.

  • Polishes containing carnauba wax can be used as a protective coating to extend the life and look of a leather shoe. shoe polish is not only used on footwear but can also be applied to all leather materials including bags, etc.

  • The most prominent type of shoe polish, Kiwi, is imported and this gives local producers a chance to start producing shoe polish

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