Citrus juices are very effective at cutting through smoke-related odors. Both have specialist following. Thank you very much for your kind comment about the article. A simple cleaning will do the trick. Not that I have a great solution, but toothpaste and mouthwash are good at covering up smelly smells. He is thrilled with the strap, which now resides on a TISSOT T-touch. I often have this problem. Rubber straps gained popularity in the 1970s and 1980s. Try a toothbrush and some Dawn or other dishsoap. One style commentator writes: ‘That rubbery, straplike thing that holds the new Rolex Oyster Perpetual Yacht-Master Everose Gold on your wrist is not, according to Rolex, “rubber”. ! JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. Whether you eventually choose natural NBR rubber or a synthetic polymer rubber, your strap choice will reflect how you’ll use it and your personal preferences. Do not use a hairdryer or a tumble dryer to speed the drying, as high temperatures will damage the material. Fancy bright colours and ‘cheap and cheerful’ for occasional leisure use? Once you've separated the watch head and bracelet, soak the bracelet in soapy water or rubbing alcohol for an hour or 2. Still smells as noxious as ever. I have owned some very expensive rubber straps, and none come even close in comfort to the Seiko. Place your nylon Apple Watch bands on the paper towel(s) and gently brush the surface of your bands with the soft-bristle toothbrush. Dry your nylon Apple Watch bands by patting them with a dry paper towel (do not scrub). The sweat of the wrist can cause wristband to smell unpleasant. Toothbrush. google_ad_client = "ca-pub-8536273475603407"; If your teeth can handle it, your watch band can, too! Within a small bowl create a baking soda paste of one part baking soda to three parts water. Mix together equal amounts of distilled vinegar and linseed oil. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Try to limit UV ray exposure to ensure that your wristbands last a long time. ZULUDIVER PU NDL Type Diver's Watch Strap, ZULUDIVER Cordura® Premium Divers Watch Strap, ZULUDIVER Modern Tropical Style Rubber Watch Strap (MkII), 11407 SW Amu St, Suite #W4611, Tualatin, OR 97062, United States. My watch makes my wrist stinky after trips to the gym (gross). The original was a super strap. Concerned about VAT as the UK is now outside the EU?