Snake scales make your handbag prettier. Keratin is something made out of your hair, fingernails and snake’s scale which has to be protected or else it dries up quickly making it to be opaque, curl and flake off. Once it is flaked off it cannot be glued back. Usually you will find that a snake’s skin sheds periodically giving it a new and clear scales making the colors of its skin look attractive which was hidden underneath.
Just in case your bag which is made of snakeskin has started to shed some of its scales making patches, in this case you can repair it by simply using hide glue on a cotton swab. The skins of snakes are usually made into snakeskin leather part. This process is known as de scaling. This is how gluing on snake scales over a handbag can be helpful.