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    27 Things That'll Help You Stop Being Such A Hot Sweaty Mess

    Yeah, yeah, you're not sweating you're "glowing" — whatever you call it.

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    1. An anti-chafing balm so your thighs don't suffer thanks to your sweat.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I have always had chaffing issues 'down under.' I used to go through tons of powder to try to keep the sweat, and resulting discomfort, under control — particularly on a warm day. Nothing helped. It's been probably 20+ years since I've enjoyed all those things I liked to do, especially the beach or pool. For the last few months I've been using this and I couldn't be happier. I spent six hours at the beach today, and normally I'd be miserable but I feel perfect. No rash, no irritation, no discomfort all day long. I even went as far a playing in the sand with the little ones." —Don F.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.99+ (available in three sizes).

    2. A battery-operated misting fan that'll give you a refreshing mist and a cooling breeze whenever and where ever you are.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "We bought this fan for a trip to Orlando (Disney) and it held up great! We didn't have to replace the batteries at all during our stay there (one week). The 'blades' are made out of silicone or something similar. They're pretty soft. When the fan is on they can hurt little baby fingers though — not cut or puncture the fingers, but just like a 'zap'. The cool mist that comes out is awesome for 90+ degree weather." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $8.88+ (available in seven colors).

    3. A pack of traceless hair ties perfect for getting your hair out of your way without messing up your 'do!

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These are life-changing. I ordered them on a whim looking for something less damaging than regular ponytails that still held well. I am a runner and need something that keeps my hair secure for long runs. I have long, fine hair and usually need two to three regular ponytails to get my hair secure for a run. After a seven-mile outdoor run in the wonderful Fargo, North Dakota, wind my hair barely moved! I used one Invisibobble, wrapped around my hair three times to make a bun. There were no kinks when I took it out of my hair. These seriously work! I can't recommend them enough, I'll definitely be ordering more!" —Karen

    Get a pack of three from Amazon for $7.82.

    4. A matte finishing spray to help keep your makeup prisoner even if you're dripping sweat.

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    Promising review: "I use this to set all my makeup at the very end, and immediately after I'm done with my eyebrows. I don't recommend going overboard on spraying this — if you spray about four pumps it works wonders. My makeup will last a good two hours even in 90-degree weather." —Melinda Del Rio

    Get it from Amazon for $5.59.

    5. A pair of lightweight cropped leggings designed using a quick-drying technology so you're never sitting in your own sweat.

    fave.co

    Promising review: "I got these to go traveling to very hot/humid places where I still need some coverage. I spent eight hours walking around in the hottest conditions and they were awesome. They breathe well and don't get sticky/sweaty. They're also super comfy — I wore them on a 24-hour plane trip a couple days before. I'd buy them again for sure. I'm a curvy girl who normally wears a size 12 pant and the large fits great." —Amme

    Get them from Uniqlo for $14.90 (available in sizes XXS-XXL and in black, gray, and navy).

    6. Some green tea oil-absorbing tissues, because you personally think that greasy look is cuter on your fries.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Absolutely wonderful. When I moved to Hawaii and got a serving job outside, I wasn't used to the humid climate and was constantly sweating. These actually work, not just to get you dry, but keep you dry twice as long. Super absorbent. I got several girls at work to buy them, and have never turned back. Highly recommend!" —Briana Gibson

    Get a pack of 100 sheets from Amazon for $6.60+ (available in six scents).

    7. An antifriction powder made with cornstarch and calamine to help reduce that sweaty friction that can cause some serious discomfort.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I can never review this highly enough. I've gotten at least five people hooked on it this year. This makes a HUGE difference with chub rub, doesn't get rid of sweat between your thighs but completely reduces friction. Great under your totties in the summer and basically anywhere that skin rubs. Get it." —Elizabeth

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99 (available in three styles).

    8. An off-the-shoulder top to help keep you cool in even the hottest temperatures.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I ordered one size up and it fits great! I love this shirt and ordered two of them. It is a very soft flowing fabric, great for hot weather. I receive tons of compliments every time I wear it. DO NOT PUT IT IN THE DRYER! My husband did laundry and my new shirt, worn once, ended up in the dryer. It completely ruined it. The material changed in texture and it shrank so much that I won't be able to wear it again. :( I will replace it though. It's not the shirt's fault that my husband sucks at laundry." —Tiffany Sigler

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes XS-3XL and in 27 colors).

    9. A pack of underarm shields, because nothing says "I'm a hot mess, please help" more than giant pit stains.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love these. I have a few cute summer dresses with sleeves — eeek! The first time I tried the shields it was 104 degrees at an outdoor event, and I was sweating bullets! The shields worked BEAUTIFULLY. Not a sweat stain in sight." —Cosmic Girl

    Get a pack of 24 from Amazon for $12.23.

    10. A cooling bandana designed using an absorbent and hyper-evaporative PVA material that'll create a long-lasting cool to make your time outside as refreshing as possible.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Great product for anyone that works outdoors in the summer. My hubby works outside as a postman and this product definitely helps keep him stay cool! He wets it down and puts it in the freezer. He carries it in his lunch box at work and when it starts getting hot, its ready to use and helps him finish out the day a lot cooler! And it's washable (we don't put in the dryer), which is a BIG plus!!" —Melissa

    Get it from Amazon for $5+ (available in four colors).

    11. A thin, soft, and lightweight hat liner to protect your favorite headwear from any sweat stains.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I love these hat liners! My head sweats a lot! I bring a towel just to wipe my head between holes. I was able to get four weekends' worth of golfing from ONE liner in 80- and 90-degree weather! AND it saved my brand-new golf hat. My first golf hat is ruined from a 1-inch-wide sweat stain on the brim. BUY THESE LINERS to SAVE your $$$$!" —Golfer64

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $9.99.

    12. A bra liner, because under-boob sweat is real and it f#@%ing sucks.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I'm embarrassed that I didn't know there was a product to help with bra discomfort and sweat. I can't believe I suffered through underwire and under-sweat for so many years! This liner is fairly simple to place, and it stays put for me. I purchased it to see if it helped the sweating and it totally did. Moreover, it's made all my bras super comfortable. I typically can't wait to take my bra off at night, resulting in a loud sigh of relief. However, while I'm wearing this, I don't have any discomfort." —bubbleslovesoap

    Get it from Amazon for $19.95 (available in nude, pink, and black).

    13. A portable and rechargable handheld fan for an I'm-so-cool look — where you're actually cool, like, temperature wise.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I got two of these fans! I love them! They have three speeds and are either powered by USB or the rechargeable battery provided. They have a convenient on/off switch in the front that my thumb can press easily while holding the fan. They come in great colors too! They really help cool me off!" —Avid Reader

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in black, pink, and blue).

    14. A vacuum-insulated hydro travel bottle designed to keep your beverage ice-freakin'-cold for up to 36 hours.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Wonderful and sturdy water bottle. Keeps cold for a long time. Before, I had the problem of never having enough ice to keep my water cold. Now, I have the problem of not having enough water to drink. This is my new favorite water bottle. I took this on a weeklong vacation and only had to refill the ice three or four times (it wasn't really necessary, but I thought better to fill it while the ice was available as who knows when I could get more ice). A friend saw how great it was and asked where I got it as she wanted one too." —QT

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99 (available in pink and blue).

    15. An instant cooling towel you just run under water for one minute (wringing the excess water out) for hours of refreshing comfort.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I spent three years in Vietnam, 27 years in the military total. I have been to many really hot places on multiple continents — jungles, plains, cities, and deserts. I have used wet towels, wet shemaghs, strips of T-shirt, and other solutions. I would have traded them all in for this, it just works that much better than any other solution I have tried. It's also inexpensive and will even wipe up a spill if needed." —Kindle Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $6.95+ (available in 10 colors).

    16. A set of very refreshing body wipes that'll let you freshen up even when you can't take a shower.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "These are great. Large thick towels soaked in cleaning liquid to clean your entire body. I am 6'4" and 250 lbs. and I needed a large wipe to clean me up for a camping trip. These stood up to the challenge, making me feel clean and refreshed after a long, dirty, sweaty day. There was even some left to spare. It leaves no residue and no overpowering smell. Make sure you follow the directions on the back. Start with your face and go down. The towel comes folded up — it needs to stay that way for every part of your body (fold over for every section needed to be cleaned). I am extremely satisfied with this great product. I am telling all of my camping buddies and will recommend to anyone who needs a quick cleanup after a workout session or whatever makes you sweat." —Derek

    Get a pack of 10 wipes from Amazon for $9.99.

    17. A very refreshing peppermint foot cooling spray designed specifically for those of us with sweatier than sweaty feet.

    fave.co

    Promising review: "I have been using this product in my shoes for at least a dozen years and I shan't be stopping any time soon. I tell anyone who will listen that this spray is the absolute best ever." —KIM101163

    Get it from The Body Shop for $10.

    18. A lightweight and long-lasting face powder to help set your makeup and stop your sweat from ruining all your hard work.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Really love this powder. Saw a girl on YouTube using it and I wanted a good setting powder that wasn't insanely priced. Love the powder smell and how my skin looks when I use it. I can sweat and don't feel like my face is falling off!! Will definitely buy again!" —KyKy

    Get it from Amazon for $5.97+ (available in six shades).

    19. A nourishing dry shampoo that'll help absorb some of your head sweat so it doesn't look like you just took a shower.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "My number one dry shampoo to use! I’m a fitness instructor and it’s perfect for those of us who sweat but don’t want to wash our hair every day!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $20.

    20. A clinical-strength antiperspirant for two times the sweat protection than your regular old deodorant.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I am a swamp beast and no deodorant can handle me. Every time I find one, it stops working and I end up smelling kind of strangely stale. I used Axe Dark Temptation (don't laugh. It's the only Axe product worth using) for years, but it started building up on the pits of my shirts and I could smell stale deodorant even after washing them. I recently bought a million deodorants to try to find a replacement for my Axe, and it turned out the Secret Clinical ended up being the winner. I'll always sweat because I'm always hot, but I just want to smell fresh, and this does it for me. The Stress Response is my favorite smell — it's a light citrusy scent. The lavender is okay and I'm not someone who often enjoys lavender." —Tferg

    Get it from Amazon for $9.69+ (available in three scents).

    21. A flowy dress you'll look super cute in, even if you feel like a sticky mess.

    amazon.com

    Promising Review: "Very satisfied with this dress. I am a size 8 and the medium fit perfectly. I liked the shade of pink; it's very light so it's just right on hot days. I get so many compliments when I wear it." —Jacqueline Azoubel

    Get it from Amazon for $12.98+ (available in sizes S-XL and in 12 colors).

    22. A set of super-soft and lightweight PJs, because nothing ruins a good night's rest more than waking up in a pile of sweat.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "After suffering from menopause night sweats and waking up several times a night in a pool of sweat, these PJs were recommended to me. They fit loosely, the material instantly cooled my body, and at night the material pulled the sweat from my body allowing me to have a good rest. I don't know where the fluid went, but my sheets were not wet. I will be buying several more pairs." —jcwg

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes S-3XL and in 15 colors).

    23. A set of cotton handkerchiefs for those moments when you want to look classy patting down your sweat.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "Love these. They've become a staple in my pursuit of zero waste. Because they're so large, I ended up cutting them into quarters and used my sewing machine to throw down some stitches on the raw edges. They're soft on my face, they clean so easily — they are everything I wanted them to be." —Maggie R

    Get a set of six from Amazon for $7.99.

    24. A natural vitamin supplement — an organic blend of KSM-66 ashwagandha, vitex chaste tree berry, black cohosh, magnolia, hops, and St. John's wort — for anyone dealing with hot flashes due to menopause.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I'm 61 years old and have suffered for years from severe head sweating. I talked to several of my doctors who basically said, 'Get used to it, some people just sweat a lot.' When asked, I would tell people I don't have hot flashes, just one long flash that started 10 years ago and hasn't stopped. I was hot all the time, sweating no matter what temperature, what time of year, working in the garden or sitting watching tv. I have a box specifically for 'sweat rags' since I was going through way too many paper towels. And then I did some extensive researching and came across this product on Amazon. Staying Cool is a miracle. It advised to give from 30 days to three months to see a difference, but had so many good reviews I went ahead and ordered. Within two weeks of starting, the sweating has stopped. Stopped!! I can't believe it. I feel like a new person! No more rags and no breakout sweats in the middle of the grocery store. If any can relate, you know how embarrassing it is. I LOVE THIS PRODUCT. I've already signed up for regular shipments. The product is a godsend!!!" —Annamarie Gibbas

    Get a bottle of 60 capsules from Amazon for $28.49.

    25. An eyeshadow that stands up to your sweaty face — and wins.

    amazon.com

    Promising review: "I can't get enough of these eyeshadows. AWESOME product. Summer typically brings 90 degrees or more for me, and I tend to sweat more than I'd like to admit. I've never had ANY smudging, dripping, transfer, clumping, etc. This color is a bit more finicky to apply than some others, but it's a lovely once you get the application down." —blueskies

    Get it from Amazon for $4.99+ (available in 10 shades).

    26. A pair of adorable sandals that'll help keep your feet looking — and feeling — fresh.

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    Promising Review: "These sandals are cute. I bought a size seven, and they fit perfectly. For what you are paying for, these are very nice. I would read the reviews before choosing a size. I did that and am glad I did. I would recommend these to anyone. No issues with shipping or packaging." —Sarah BG

    Get them from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in sizes 6-11 and in 17 colors).

    27. And a super-refreshing T-shirt designed using a breathable knit material with a self-deodorization feature to help stop you from smelling like a sweaty mess.

    fave.co

    Promising review: "I have been looking for a reasonably priced undershirt to layer under my everyday clothes. This one fits the bill in terms of not showing through other shirts, having a neckline that is hidden regardless of my outer shirt, and doesn't make me overly hot. They're the best thing I've found so far." —Jenny

    Get it from Amazon for $9.90 (available in sizes XS-XL and in white, beige, black, and natural).

    At this point, I'm willing to do whatever it takes to stay cool!

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