Tricks for Stuck Zippers and Stained Suede Shoes

Playing How to Fix a Stubborn Zipper

The Doctors are here to help with your fashion emergencies!

Is your zipper getting stuck on your favorite pair of pants or jacket? It turns out a little soap can help keep your fly moving! The Doctors share that rubbing a bar of soap on a stuck or faulty zipper can help it zip properly. They suggest applying the soap to the area above and below the zipper tab and it should help with the issue.

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We're also here to help make sure your shoes look their best -- especially your suede shoes.

It's hard to keep any pair of shoes clean and even harder if they are suede. Using water on suede can ruin the material, so you might assume that marks, scuffs, and stains on your suede shoes can't be fixed.

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But, there is a hack that might help! The Doctors suggest using a nail file, which (when used gently!) can buff out those unsightly marks. Check out OB/GYN Dr. Nita Landry putting the nail file to the test on one of ER physician Dr. Travis Stork's suede shoes. The results will surprise you!