FAQs — FAQ

Q: What is KEEPER BALM and why do I need it?

Q: What is KEEPER BALM and why do I need it?

... the act of spitting on your goalkeeper gloves is actually detrimental to them, as saliva contains sodium (a mineral) that gradually fills the pores and absorbs the natural moisture of the latex, thereby drying out the latex.  Saliva also contains enzymes...

Is Vaseline bad for goalkeeper gloves?

Is Vaseline bad for goalkeeper gloves?

If you've got goalkeeper gloves to throw away, then put some Vaseline on them. Vaseline is used by top level goalkeepers on their gloves to improve grip, and when the game is over, they just throw them away.  The long term affects of Vaseline...

The KEEPER BALM “wrinkle effect”

The KEEPER BALM “wrinkle effect”

What’s more important: Grip or appearance?

Good quality foam latex is used for goalkeeper gloves because it mimics human skin in many ways. In fact, goalkeeper gloves are like a “2nd skin“ that is intended to protect your hands from high-velocity shots and grip the ball.

the wrinkle effect of KEEPER BALM®Like your skin, high-quality foam latex is also susceptible to environmental elements. If you soak your hands in warm water for a long period of time, it will cause your fingers and hands to wrinkle.  Foam latex can do the same when KEEPER BALM is...