6 Smart Ways To Deal With Chafing Thighs This Summer

Having your inner thighs feel like they are on fire due to friction and heat is definitely not part of the summer fun we all envision. The good news is that there are a few things you can do to prevent this from ruining these sunlit days. 

1. The right undergarments

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Wearing shapewear and tight shorts underneath your outfits can be the solution you need for dealing with chafing. Your inner thighs rubbing against each other do not have to leave you in pain.

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These undergarments are pretty effective and allows tiy to move more smoothly.

2. Anti-chafing products

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You don't have to suffer in silence when there are products out there whose job is to prevent chaffing.

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Some of them were originally designed for athletes who constantly deal with this issue. Basically, all you need to do is ask and you will get all kinds of recommendations. Find one that works for you.

3. Talcum powder

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This is one of the oldest methods for dealing with chaffing. Simply apply the powder to the affected areas if you'd rather not wear shorts.

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4. Stick deodorant

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Deodorants are not used only in the armpits. Many people who have tried it can attest to the fact that it can solve chaffing issues as well. Plus, it gives you a pretty refreshing feel.

5. Coconut oil

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This can be effective as well and, because it is well absorbed by the skin, you don't have to deal with grease or residue after application.

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Coconut oil may help to relieve all kinds of skin irritation, including chaffing.

6. Specially-made undergarments

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Among these cleverly designed garments, we can mention the Bandalettes as an example. These lacey garter-like stockings were specially made to solve this problem. 

Apart from being beautiful, they are also functional since they keep your thighs from rubbing together with every step you take.

Source: Self, All Healthy News, Bustle

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