Category: Rowing

How To Stop Blisters From Getting Worse Once You Have Them

If you’ve ever tried treating a blister with pickle juice, you probably know the only thing that does is make you smell like a pickled cucumber. Tea tree oil to treat blisters smells nicer, but it’s complicated. Here some other blister remedies you can try in case you get a blister: Piercing a blister: Sometimes piercing […]

Gear That Helps Prevent Chafing

Gear That Helps Prevent Chafing   Compression Gear: Compression gear like compression tights and compression shorts has increased in popularity among cyclists, runners and triathletes recently even though the research on whether or not the tight-fitting high-tech garments is mixed. A study by Indiana University created quite a stir last year when it found compression […]

What Causes Body Odor

BODY ODOR Smelly shoes, stinky socks and clothes: Exercise is a good thing, but it sure can make you sweat. And sweat stinks. Or does it?   WHAT CAUSES BODY ODOR? By itself, perspiration (sweat) is odorless. But it does contribute to body odor. The Mayo Clinic explains it’s the bacteria on your skin combined […]

Prevent Body Odor

In Causes of Body Odor, we learned that bacteria, toxins and your diet are the main causes of the proverbial body odor.  The question now is how to you prevent body odor? BODY ODOR PREVENTION BATHING: One of the easiest ways to prevent body odor is to bathe. WebMD advises washing skin with a wet […]

Foot and Shoe Odor Remedies

FOOT AND SHOE ODOR REMEDIES A sweaty foot is the ideal place for bacteria to thrive, which results in stinky socks and smelly shoes. Here are some foot odor remedies: SOAKING: Sometimes even washing feet regularly can’t stop food odor. Health911 suggest a few different soaking solutions to cure stinky feet. Apple cider vinegar solution: […]