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13 Ways To Deal With Hot, Sweaty Thighs During The Summer

Just say no to chub rub.

Summer means one thing: chub rub.

But take comfort, chafe sufferers, for there are solutions to our problem.

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The Chub Rub Club is real.

1. Rub some Fresh Balls onto any area that's been chafing hard.

2. Get yourself a pair of bike shorts with built-in rash guards.

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Undersummers is a clothing line of slips and bike shorts designed to deal with chafing. If you're dealing with chronic chub rub and creams don't cut it, get yourself a pair of these bad boys.

Shop the Undersummers clothing here.

3. Shake some Anti-Monkey Butt on your skin to stop the chafe.

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It'll absorb sweat, cool you off with calamine, and fight the thigh friction that's happening down below. It comes in Lady Anti-Monkey Butt, too, which can be used for boob sweat. Win!

Buy it here for $5.95.

4. Use Body Glide between your thighs before exercising.

5. Wear this moisture-wicking underwear to stop any top-down sweat action.

6. People swear by using Monistat Chafing Relief Gel to combat chub rub.

7. Use these thigh bands under skirts or dresses.

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Wearing Bandelettes prevents the skin-to-skin rubbing that can make you want to lash out at your friends and loved ones. They're made of non-slip silicone so they won't slide down your thigh. Plus, they look pretty ~scandalous~ so you can make sweating sexy.

Pick up Bandelettes here for $15.99.

8. Take a cue from cyclists and use Chamois Butt'r.

9. Or steal this secret from runners and use 2Toms Liquid Roll-On.

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Just glide the liquid over your thighs and let it dry for about 30 seconds. On particularly hot days or days when you'll be rubbing your thighs together more than usual, throw the stick in your bag to reapply every three to four hours and you'll be good to go!

Get the 2Toms Sport Shield Liquid Roll-On here for $13.

10. Slip into a pair of cotton, long-legged boxer briefs.

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The cotton will let your legs breathe, and the length of the boxer briefs will protect your thighs under dresses. Plus, because these are made for dudes and therefore pretty cheap, you can save your money for ice cream.

Get a six-pack here for $17.

11. Swipe your deodorant onto your inner thighs.

12. Get friendly with a pair of Thigh Society anti-chafing shorts.

13. If you're already scorned from chub rub, use bacitracin ointment on the area to help it heal.

And remember: