Bandelettes® In The Press

From the pages of Vogue to your favorite morning show; women of the world are talking about how Bandelettes® have changed their lives and wardrobes for the better. 

  • Real Simple logo
    The $16 Product That Actually Prevents Thigh Chafing says Real Simple
    July 12, 2018

    Few things can compare to the joy of feeling liberated while wearing a light breezy sundress or skirt, unless, of course, you suffer from an annoying problem—chafing! Sweetly nicknamed “chub rub,” whatever you call it, it’s not only annoying, but also painful. Thigh chafing might even deter you from wearing your favorite pieces in your summer wardrobe.

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  • How do you solve a problem like thigh chafing? Answered by Stylelight
    July 12, 2018

    Because chub rub is real.

    If you’re a woman whose thighs like to keep each other company and you’ve been known to rock an LBD or two, you know that chub rub is the worst.

    We look forward to summer all year round, but as soon as the temperature begins to climb, so does the discomfort between our inner thighs.

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    These Bands Keep Your Thighs from Rubbing Together Says Popsugar
    June 21, 2018

    Fellow women, your undivided attention is required. We have discovered a product that will change your life. During the Summer heat, we love wearing dresses and skirts. The one problem is that our thighs rub together, leaving an annoying rash. That’s where these genius Bandelettes…

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    The Best Anti-Chafing Products to Prevent Thigh Rub in Health Magazine
    June 21, 2018

    Unless you’re one of the five people on Earth who have a thigh gap, you’re probably familiar with what the rest of us mortals call “thigh rub”—that annoying chafing that you get when your thighs cozy up together as you walk or run…

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  • Plus size bridal buys on Slink
    June 7, 2018

    Calling all curvy brides! We know it’s wedding season and you are on the hunt for cute new things for your big weekend. We have picked some of our favorite unique things to pack for the discerning fashionista bride…

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  • Culture Trip
    Chromat x Bandelettes and the Crusade Against the Thigh Gap
    June 7, 2018

    On Tuesday, April 24, Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) award winner and founder/designer of Chromat, Becca McCharen-Tran, joined the founders of Bandelettes for a celebration of body positivity in New York…

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    Thigh Garters Prevent Chafing
    October 11, 2017

    Watch the video from Insider by clicking the button below.

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    I Tried Anti-Chafe Thigh Bands, and Here’s What I Thought
    September 26, 2017

    The concept seems easy enough: two bands placed around your thighs, preventing them from rubbing together and irritating your skin…

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    Bandelettes arrives: a line of sexy lace bands that prevent irritation
    September 26, 2017

    A product, obviously, designed for curvy women who do not want to give up feeling sexy and comfortable at the same time…

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    Bandelettes Continues To Be A Major Force In Fashion And Body Positivity
    September 25, 2017

    When Bandelettes first launched, it was a product to help women with thigh chafing issues. Now the company stands for so much more…

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  • Vogue logo
    Why the Anti-Chafing Thigh Bands on the Chromat Runway Are a Body-Positive Win
    September 12, 2017

    For Spring 2018, the designer took her messaging a step further, outfitting two models with varying silhouettes in anti-chafing thigh bands by Bandelettes.

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    Bandelettes in Cosmopolitan: 8 Anti-Chafe Products You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner
    July 22, 2017

    Just because the word “anti-chafe” doesn’t sound the sexiest doesn’t mean you can’t be sexy! These non-slip lace bands provide a barrier between your thighs while also doubling as lingerie.

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    How to Avoid Summer Chub Rub
    July 18, 2017

    Let’s face it, most of us are not equipped with those hard to attain thigh gaps we see plastered in magazines. And yes, it can become a sticky situation in the heat of summer…

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  • Real Simple logo
    6 Clever Items to Simplify Your Life
    July 18, 2017

    Let’s face it: Those hot summer afternoons combined with bare legs can lead to some seriously uncomfortable thigh chafing. Have the freedom to move around all you want—without that distracting irritation—by slipping on these affordable elastic bands…

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    How Do You Solve a Problem Like Chub Rub?
    July 18, 2017

    July is here, and with it comes vicious chub rub. It takes no prisoners. It reddens our thighs. It makes us beg for fall. I’ve often wished that there was some perfect equation that’d help me determine when it strikes — some combination of heat times speed divided by humidity plus time.

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    When it comes to body positivity, these 7 fashion designers just get it
    June 6, 2017

    The fashion industry has come a long way in recent years, from expanding options for shoppers of different sizes to featuring more diversity in ad campaigns.

    Along the way, there have been a handful of designers heralding that change. These are some of our favorites…

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    Ban Chub Rub! 7 Products to Prevent - and Heal! -Thigh Chafing
    May 9, 2017

    he weather is getting warmer so you know what that means: Skirts! Dresses! Rompers!

    But as you tuck away your pants and the hot heat creeps in, there is something you need to fear: that unfortunate and sometimes painful thigh chafing. Also known as: Chub Rub…

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    Bandelettes continues to take over the fashion scene by storm
    February 23, 2017

    The intimates brand made its NYFW debut on the runway at the Chromat AW17: Buoyancy show on Friday, February 10th. Another score for the plus size fashion world…

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  • Undergarments that Deliver Confidence!
    July 19, 2016

    for Women First cover

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    Q&A With Beauty Director Holly Carter in StyleWatch
    July 19, 2016

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    How to Deal with Thigh-Chafing on a Hot Summer Day
    July 18, 2016

    For date night (or really any night) chafing, check out Bandelettes. They look like sexy lace lingerie but won’t slip or slide thanks to sturdy silicone grips…

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  • Health logo
    7 Ways to Prevent Thigh Rub in Health
    July 19, 2016

    At Monday’s Met Gala, Schumer, 34, stunned in an Alexander Wang gown, and her Instagram account featured plenty of behind-the-scenes photos of her prepping for the big event. But it was this video of Schumer applying deodorant to her inner thighs—“No chafe #nothighgapnoproblem”— that racked up more than 121,000 likes. Obviously, many of us can relate…

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  • Seventeen logo
    9 Curvy Girl Fashion Hacks to Get You Through Summer
    August 6, 2015

    …and Bandelettes makes anti-chafing thigh bands that look like shorts, so you can show them off under your skirt for a fashion-y look, or hide them under a longer hemline.

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  • Cosmopolitan logo
    How to stop chub rub ruining your summer
    August 6, 2015

    Chub rub. It’s the secret ailment that plagues 99.7% women (probably) throughout summer. No matter what your dress size, NO thighs are safe from the misery caused when thigh A meets thigh B and the hellish chafe begins.

    If you don’t want to spend your summer sweating it out in trousers or getting strange looks as a result of walking with your feet three feet apart to prevent the rub…

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  • Today logo
    Bobbie’s Buzz: summer solutions to keep you cool
    July 6, 2015

    TODAY style editor Bobbie Thomas shows Kathie Lee and Hoda a few smart summer finds to keep you cool in the heat.

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    Chafing Problems? Body Glide and Bandelettes to the Rescue
    January 27, 2015

    Bandelettes are one of my favorite new finds. They’re 5.5 to 6-inch tall bands for your thighs and look kind of like the lacy tops of thigh-high stockings. They utilize non-slip silicone on the insides to keep them perfectly in place, and are available in a variety of sizes and colors because, the fact is, people of all sizes face thigh rubbing issues…

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  • 69 News
    Unique beauty and fashion must-haves for summer
    May 27, 2014

    With Memorial Day right around the corner, many of us are looking forward to summer, but the sun can really burn a girl’s beauty routine if you don’t have the right products…

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    Bandelettes in Star Magazine!
    January 28, 2014

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    This racy lace isn’t just for show – it has a service! The elastic lace bands protect your inner thighs from rubbing together and causing painful chafing…

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    Bandelettes: la solución para las rozaduras en la entrepierna
    September 1, 2013

    Bandelettes consists of a band of lace fabric that is worn above the area of ​​your thighs where friction occurs, you can use them as high or as low as you need them…

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  • Pretty Girl Science logo
    My Turn with Bandelettes
    August 30, 2013

    A few weeks ago Nichole wrote about Bandelettes “anti-chafing thigh bands”. I usually peek into her posts before they’re published and I was as curious about this new accessory as many of you were…

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  • Refinery 29 logo
    Finally! Fashion Provides A Solution For Thigh Rubbing
    August 22, 2013

    Chub rub. Thigh chafing. Whatever you call it, most women, regardless of size, have experienced it. It’s not something to feel bad about, but it can certainly make you feel bad. You can strap on shapewear, glop on anti-chafing gel, constantly reapply lotion, or completely avoid skirts and dresses, but none of those “solutions” are as clean, light, convenient, and sexy as Bandelettes. (And yes, we said sexy.)

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  • Daily Mail logo
    A cure for 'chub rub'? New product promises to help women who suffer from 'embarrassing' inner-thigh chafing
    August 22, 2013

    A new ‘wonder’ product has hit the market for women who suffer from painful inner-thigh chafing.

    Bandelettes are six-inch thick, garter-like lace bands that fit around the upper thigh to stop skin-to-skin rubbing under dresses, skirts or shorts…

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  • The Guardian logo
    Thighs the limit: how to cure 'chub rub'
    August 22, 2013

    Whenever I see a gorgeous plus-size girl sauntering down the street in a skirt or a dress on a hot summer’s day the first thought that passes through my mind is always “what’s going on underneath?”

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  • Anti-Chafing ♥ Bandelettes
    July 24, 2013

    On Monday I received a package from the USA, which changed my life. Yes, as dramatic as it sounds, it is so wonderful – after yesterday I went without anti-chafing gel, cycling shorts or shapewear and instead under the dress…

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    Bandelettes: The Sexy Solution To Thigh Chafing (A Review)
    July 22, 2013

    When I was first introduced to this product I loved the way this company approached trying to find a solution to this problem: in a sexy way!…

    …to address your inner thigh chafing problem do consider Bandelettes!

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  • La Precosa Preciosa logo
    Bandelettes: The Chub Rub Killer!
    July 7, 2013

    How many of you suffer from the annoying “chub rub” or chafing of the inner thighs for rubbing together from walking?? I know I do, and it’s not a good feeling especially during the hot and humid summer in NYC. I have tried many different remedies to prevent chafing, like using powder, deodorant, wearing shorts etc, but they all failed in one way or another. Up until recently when I came across…

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    Just Say No To Chub-Rub!
    July 7, 2013

    I wasn’t sure if something so simple would actually be beneficial honestly. I’m a natural skeptic. However I wore mine around for a couple of weeks and actually found them pretty comfortable. Certainly much more comfortable than suffocating Spanx or nothing at all. They’re designed to be quite sexy

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    A Sexy Solution
    July 3, 2013

    Let’s be honest: chafing isn’t sexy, but it’s an issue lots of us face, yet rarely discuss. Throughout the years, I’ve heard many solutions floating around my group of girlfriends: deodorant, vaseline, runner’s lube, body-glide, the list goes on. Recently though, I came across a solution that’s un-embarrassing, chic, affordable and sexy!

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    Introducing Bandelettes, a Sexy New Way to Prevent Thigh Chafing
    June 9, 2013

    Like me, Bandelettes agree that people of all sizes should get to enjoy as many fashion opportunities as possible free from chub rub. The words and opinions are all mine…

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