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How To Avoid Thigh Chafing When Traveling

There are lots of packing guides available for every kind of traveler, but they are all missing one thing. What should you pack to avoid thigh chafing when traveling? Painful thigh chafing is a sure-fire way to ruin a holiday. It’s right up there with canceled flights...

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How Do You Avoid Thigh Chafing When Wearing Shorts Or Pants?

When wearing shorts or pants it’s common to experience chafing or ‘chub rub’ between your legs. Unfortunately, this painful inner thigh chafing can deter you from wearing certain clothes. But if you suffer from chafing, you actually don’t need to restrict your...

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Underwear As Outerwear – How To Work The Trend

Wearing underwear as outerwear is a fashion trend that's been popular since the early 90s and continues to reinvent itself.  From high fashion to the mainstream, the underwear as outerwear trend is hot right now. The trend's mainly been driven by celebrities who wear...

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How To Avoid Thigh Chafing When Wearing Skirts & Dresses

On hot summer days, it’s lovely to wear a cool breezy skirt or dress. This season’s slip dresses, maxi dresses, and tea dresses are all appealing. The summer’s midi or wrap skirts are also attractive options. Oh, but wait... There’s no way you can go out in this heat...

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How To Wear Bandelettes This Wedding Season

What To Wear To A Summer Wedding The summer wedding season is here, and that means it's time to panic about your wedding guest outfit. Learn how to wear Bandelettes to prevent thigh chafing this summer wedding season. There are few occasions in a woman's wardrobe life...

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Why You Don’t Need A Thigh Gap This Summer

Women are dealing with higher levels of body scrutiny than ever before. With the invention of social media, we are taking more and more pictures of ourselves. We are also comparing ourselves to other people more than ever before. Instagram and other social media...

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How to Feel Confident When Taking on Something New

When you’ve decided to take your life in a new direction, it can be challenging and a little unsettling. Whether it’s starting a new job, pursuing your side passion, or even getting back into dating -- you’ll need confidence in yourself. Although taking on something...

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Summer Thigh Chafing and What You Can Do

There are so many things about summer we can look forward to - bright sunny days, long lazy afternoons, beach outings or summer cocktails on a rooftop or patio! What many of us don’t look forward to: summer thigh chafing! Chafed thighs in the summer is a problem for...

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How To Avoid Chafing During Exercise

Thigh chafing during exercise, also known as “runner’s rash” is a common problem for people who exercise regularly. Despite the unfortunate moniker “chub rub” chafing is actually very common with people of all shapes and sizes, even those who are very fit and work out...

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5 Ways to Stop Runner’s Rash Thigh Chafing While Running

Chafing is the runner’s constant companion. No matter what the season, there’s always the risk of runner’s rash: red, irritated, raw-feeling thigh chafing or groin chafing. Runner’s rash between the thighs is the most common chafing area for men and women, but groin...

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Understanding Thigh Wear, Shapewear & Bodywear Differences

You’ve probably heard of thigh wear, shapewear and body wear. These three terms are all common names for similar underwear accessories, but they’re not the same thing and they each serve a very different purpose. Learn which item best suits your need by reading our...

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Everything You Need To Know About Thigh Chafing

What's the deal with thigh chafing? If you're reading this, you probably already know that it's the annoying and painful result of your thighs rubbing against each other or against your clothing. Skin chafing between the thighs can occur anywhere on your body, but...

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Your Ultimate Guide to Body Positivity

At Bandelettes we’re big fans of body positivity, that’s why we put together our ultimate guide to feeling great about how you look while being comfortable and confident with your body and your wardrobe. What Is Body Positivity? Body positivity is an ethos that...

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How To Wear Bandelettes

Both men and women can suffer from chafing of the inner thighs, caused by sweat, heat, or friction from exercise. In response to this painful condition, Bandelettes thigh bands were created to eliminate thigh chafing, also known as the dreaded “chub rub”. Thigh...

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How To Feel Body Positive For The Holidays

Are You In A Holiday Body Slump? There's so much pressure this time of year to feel nothing but happiness and cheer... The holidays are often a time when self-care and body positivity can take a hit. The truth is, many of us are so busy handling our day-to-day tasks...

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Sexy Dresses for Your Body Shape

When you put the time and effort into getting dressed up, you shouldn't only look your best but feel your best also. Curves and figures come in all shapes and sizes and there are plenty of sexy dresses that will look amazing on your body type! One of the biggest...

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5 Times Chub Rub Prevents You from Having Fun

You step outside of the house, looking like a million bucks. Your confidence level is at an all-time high. You feel so good. Even the hot scorching sun can’t ruin your day. Is that a challenge, the sun says? As temperatures rise and you move about your day you begin...

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Thigh Bands Are The Ultimate Halloween Lingerie Accessories

Halloween is almost around the corner. Have you decided on what type of Halloween costume you’ll wear this year? If you have yet to decide, we can provide you with some incredible Halloween costume ideas you can consider wearing. Worried about your costume chafing...

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NYFW Bandelettes® Collaboration With Chromat

Bandelettes is all about the body positive. This NYC Fashion Week 2018, they teamed up with the fashion label Chromat to produce a very ground-breaking show. The Bandelettes brand combined their sexy lingerie with Chromats eclectic fashion collection. The runway show...

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Losing Weight? Resolve to Love Yourself on Your Way

There is nothing like a brand-new year to inspire change, and the key to success is often a shift in thinking. Whether you are already on your way to a happier, healthier you, or you plan to begin losing weight in the New Year, here are some tips for loving yourself...

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