Shoes with white color help you express your style but it is too easy to be dirty and stains. I am sure that you do not want to wash it regularly, don’t you? Let’s try these 6 following tips to find out the ways to clean the white shoes below.
Use a toothbrush
The old toothbrush will help you to clean any dirt in the white shoes even in small slits. You just need to dip a toothbrush in water, then you scrub on the shoes and let it dry. Next, you repeat this step for several times. You dip a toothbrush in water and scrub on the shoes until the entire shoes clean and clear.
This method can be applied only for white shoes with material of cloth. You should make sure that you will wear gloves in this step to avoid skin damages. You mix the detergent and water with the percentage of 1:1. Then, you use one old toothbrush and dip it into this mixture liquid. Next, you rub the toothbrush on the stains. In some areas where have darker color, you should put more detergent mixture liquid than other areas so that when you finish this step, the color will be the same. At last, you use a wet cloth to wipe the shoes again.
You just need to apply toothpaste with whitening feature on the stains of the white shoes. You let the toothpaste in the shoes for about 10 minutes. Then, you dip a toothbrush in water and scrub to the shoes again. Next, you clean again with a wet towel and repeat this step until there is satisfactory result.
Use a pencil eraser
This strange method just can only apply for the leather or imitation leather shoes. You use a pencil eraser to rub the stains and then you wipe off with a wet cloth to have whiter shoes and clean like new.
Use nail polish remover
You just need to soak a cotton pad into nail polish remover with a suitable amount and rub to the stains until it clean. Finally you wipe off with a wet cloth and you will have clean white shoes as new.
Similar to the method of nail polish remover, you can use makeup remover pad or cotton pad and dip it into alcohol or wine. Then, you rub it to the dirt and you use a wet cloth to wipe down. Now, you shoes will become shiny again.