Category: Prevention

What is Chafing and How to Prevent It

CHAFING WHAT IS SKIN CHAFING? Chafing is a skin irritation that can occur anywhere on the body, including the inner thighs, groin, buttocks, underarms and even on nipples. Skin chafing can range from annoying to an extremely painful burning sensation, and is usually the result of skin rubbing against skin or skin rubbing against cloth. […]

Prevent Skin Chafing

HOW TO PREVENT SKIN CHAFING There are a number of ways to prevent chafing. The experts at WebMD advise doing whatever you can to decrease the amount of friction to your skin. Click here for WebMD’s article on “Chafing.” -Clothing: Sometimes chafing occurs from improper clothing. “Do not exercise in cotton,” say the experts at […]