This simple trick will stop your thighs chafing in the heat
It is the scourge of women the world over. Or at least in places where the temperature reaches 25 degrees.
It’s hot, so obviously you’re wearing a dress, shorts or skirt and bare legs. But as you walk, friction between your thighs and the heat of the day results in the inevitable: the dreaded chafing.
Some people call it ‘chub rub,’ but if your thighs touch - which is the case for the majority of women - chafing is unavoidable.
It’s also incredibly painful. You’re often left with a rash which can cause discomfort every time you take a step for days.
But what can you do? Wear tights all summer long? No thanks.
Whilst various specialist products and undergarments have been created, there’s actually a much simpler solution: roll-on deodorant.
It’s a life-changing trick.
Simply roll deodorant on to your inner thighs in the morning and hey presto, chafing be gone.
It acts as a lubricant and is also delightfully soothing if you’ve already developed sore skin. Your thighs will simply glide past each other like a dolphin darting through the sea.
It even works once the deodorant has dried.
You may need to reapply over the course of the day, but should be fine for a few hours at a time at least.
"Roll-on deodorant is a total game-changer," 25-year-old Londoner Martha told The Independent. "Chafing was honestly the bane of my life before I learned this trick. It's the best life hack I've ever experienced."
Farewell, chub rub. Hello, dolphin.
Independent News Service