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Black Waterproofing Wax for Leather

Easy to use WaterBased wax for smooth leather. Black Waterproofing Wax protects and restores colour to walking, motorcycle, work and sports footwear plus bridle work and saddlery

Nikwax’s premium performance Waterproofing Wax for Leather is now available in black. It has all of the superior features and benefits of the neutral version but with the added feature of being able to cover scuff and scrape marks on black boots and shoes.

Benefits of using this product

  • Exeptional waterproofing performance
  • Restores colour and enhances the shine of leather
  • Reduces scuff and abrasion marks
  • Can be applied to wet or dry leather for instant waterproofing
  • Safe solvent free and VOC free WaterBased formulation
  • Maintains the condition of black full grain leather


  • Helps keep feet dry
  • Helps reduce sweat build-up
  • Waterproofs immediately
  • Treat footwear at any time
  • Maintains suppleness of leather & revives appearance
  • Maintains colour of black leather
  • Safer & easier to use

Ideal for

Smooth black leather footwear, bridlework & saddlery

How to apply

  1. Shake well before use.
  2. Rub the wax thoroughly into, wet or dry, clean leather using the sponge applicator, paying special attention to seams.
  3. Remove any excess with a cloth and buff to a shine.

Note: Test on a hidden area first. Waterproofing Wax will convert nubuck to a smooth waxy finish