I've seen it advertised but never used it, what's it for? Is it effective ?


Chamois cream is useful if one is getting chafing from rubbing inside a pair of shorts. I've found it useful in high humidity.

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  • Does Vaseline or anything common household items work to substitute? – Jason Kleban Jul 31 '11 at 2:25
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    @uosɐſ - I've heard that petroleum-based products like vaseline can break down lycra. Can anyone else substantiate this? – Goodbye Stack Exchange Jul 31 '11 at 15:37

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