Can be used in all different shoe styles and sizes. Kills fungi, bacteria, and viruses, resulting in clean – and clean smelling – footwear. Automatic timer shuts off after use, so no danger of overheating. Not overly large; can be tucked in purse or suitcase.
If the bulb isn't tight enough within the socket, the unit won't fit into shoes correctly.
No need to replace the ultraviolet bulb, as the included bulbs will last for years with proper use. Easy to use on and off switch. Users are impressed with the way it completely removes even the smelliest odors. Relieves athlete’s foot.
Won't fit shoes smaller than a woman's size 5. Takes longer to dry than some other sanitizers.
Bulb lasts 8,000 hours and can be replaced easily if it dies. The unit is green and works fast – within 15 minutes. Sterilization is almost 100%. Attached control switch is easy to read and use. Fits all types and sizes of shoes.
Replacement bulbs can be a bit pricey, running almost as much as the sanitizer itself.
Users are happy with how well the unit not only dries out shoes, but has gotten rid of toenail fungus and athlete's foot. Safe enough to be used on a daily basis. Can also be used on other items, such as hats and gloves.
Unit will only run for 15 minutes, so will need to re-start the process if a longer dry/sanitize time is needed.
Can set timer to function for either 15 or 30 minutes. After use, even the rankest smelling shoes will have the odor zapped away. Dryer will even work on leather shoes without damaging them. Bulb is long-lasting but can be replaced if needed.
As it does involve ozone sterilization, some users feel safer putting shoes and dryer inside of a bag before use.
Foot sweat inside of shoes can breed bacteria, fungus, and unpleasant odors. UV shoe sanitizers use ultraviolet light to sanitize the inside of shoes, killing as many as 99% of germs. Simply insert the sanitizer into each shoe, plug it in, and turn it on. Shoe sanitizers come in different sizes and bulb strengths, so some take longer than others to sanitize the shoe. Most shoe sanitizer bulbs contain thousands of power hours, but they can be expensive to replace. Some sanitizers use ozone sterilization, in which case it’s best to place the sanitizer and shoes in a bag before use.
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