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Busting myths around skin chafing and how one can prevent it

  Chafing is a common yet largely ignored skin issue which is usually caused by repetitive friction, through skin-to-skin or clothing-to-skin contact. It is often associated with pain, stinging or a burning sensation. For many of us, uncomfortable inner thigh chafing, underarms chafing, or chub rub is an unpleasant reality that we tend to ignore. These rashes and blisters are caused by the summer heat, sweat, and frequent rubbing of the thighs and underarms. Chafing feels like you're holding a ball of fire between your legs and still trying to be comfortable. Maharukh T Rustomjee, Chief Scientist and Managing Partner of a clinical skincare company explains the reason behind chafing and how how can you prevent it Chafing can occur anywhere on your body but it is more common in these areas: Video Player is loading. ● Underarms ● Thighs ● Nipple area ● Groin ● Bra strap & Under breast areas There are many misconceptions and myths related to chafing that need to be debunked. Despit