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All About Chamois Cream (aka Anti-Chafing Cream)

By Sara Lindberg

Dr. Constance M. Chen, a board-certified plastic surgeon, says although the primary ingredients in chamois cream vary by brand, some of the more common skin-healthy ingredients include:
  • aloe vera
  • witch hazel
  • shea butter
  • coconut oil
  • sunflower oil
  • provitamins
Some products also have mineral oil and propylene glycol, which is a synthetic liquid substance that absorbs water. All chamois cream should have a thick cream base that limits friction by helping the skin slide with the clothing. Click HERE for the full article.

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