5 Fixes for Bodily Trail-Run Woes - Page 3
3. Inner-Thigh Chafing
This gets its own category, since of all the places on our bodies prone to chafing, inner thighs often suffer most. While the afore-mentioned creams like BodyGlide or Bag Balm can certainly help in this arena, the right apparel can also do the trick.
The Fix: Compression Shorts
Many companies make terrific compression apparel (the topic is worthy of an entire gear review), and the snug-fitting shorts can go a long way in reducing inner-thigh friction. Some of our favorites include McDavid compression shorts and the women-specific Aspaeris Pivot shorts (pictured above) we reviewed in our summer gear guide [Issue 89, July 2013], on newsstands now.