What is “chafing”?
Chafing is the result of the constant rubbing of your skin caused by repetitive action over time. It occurs when clothes or gear rub against your skin, or skin rubs against itself. Over time, the constant rubbing, or friction, is abrasive and results in blisters or severe rashes.
Why should I use an anti-chafe cream?
To protect your skin. Chafed skin is not only painful, but also vulnerable to infection.
Who should use an anti-chafe cream?
This is a must have item for cyclists, distance walkers and runners. It is very beneficial people who do all sorts of activities, including hiking, martial arts, and rowing. People who wear abrasive clothing or gear over long periods of time should also use it (soccer players, fire fighters, people in the military).
How does it work?
It forms a thin, silky layer on your skin that reduces the friction caused by the constant rubbing. It is also a moisture barrier so that your skin is protected from sweat and water.
What is so great about Blue Steel Sports?
It lasts longer and feels better. Once you put it on, you don’t have to think about it again. It lasts the distance. It works really well and is easy to use. It smells fresh and clean and there is no sticky mess to deal with. It also has Tea Tree oil.
What is so great about Tea Tree oil?
Tea Tree oil is a natural anti-fungal and anti-bacterial agent. It helps protect against infections. This is especially important for multi day activities and event.
How do I use it?
Use this cream before your activity to prevent chafing. Apply directly to your skin. A little goes a long way.
Will it stain my clothing?
No, it is non greasy, and washes off with soap and water.
Will it sweat off?
No, it is long lasting. For longer endurance activities you need re-apply less often.
Will it sting my skin?
No, it contains no menthol and is suitable for sensitive skin.
Is this product okay for my bike shorts chamois?
Yes, the Tea Tree oil helps keep the chamois healthy.
I am a cyclist – should I use this on my chamois?
This product is best applied directly to your skin although it will work either way.
Are there benefits to using it after my activity?
Yes, it will soothe and calm your skin, and the tea tree oil helps keep reduce the chance of your skin getting infected – this is especially important for multi-day events and activities.
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