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Am-O-Lin

Postby warthog1 » Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:06 pm

Never used chamois creme before but with a few longer rides and increased frequency I've developed a bit of itching and chafing down there.
I decided to try a bit of this; :oops:

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Seems ok. I slapped it liberally on the skin a did 225k today with no chafing :)

I also grabbed some Curash baby creme while I was at the chemist and will try it on the next longer ride.

Any other cheap alternatives out there that work?

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Postby Mulger bill » Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:16 pm

Bepanthen does the job better than well IME.
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Postby bigfriendlyvegan » Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:18 pm

Mulger bill wrote:Bepanthen does the job better than well IME.


I was just typing this in when you submitted it. +1 for bepanthen.

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Re: Am-O-Lin

Postby ball bearing » Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:23 pm

Unrefined coconut oil. I suffered from cyclist's crotch rash for many years. The prescription creams never did a thing. After about a month of a pre-ride slather of coconut oil my rash is a thing of the past.

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Re: Am-O-Lin

Postby ldrcycles » Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:27 pm

You could try wearing Y fronts under your knicks. Works for me.
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Postby Marto » Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:29 pm

Mulger bill wrote:Bepanthen does the job better than well IME.


+2 works well. Not so good for brushing your teeth :oops:
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Postby warthog1 » Wed Dec 11, 2013 10:51 pm

Mulger bill wrote:Bepanthen does the job better than well IME.


Thanks, sounds like its worth a crack

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Re: Am-O-Lin

Postby Mulger bill » Wed Dec 11, 2013 11:03 pm

Been good to many cracks for years :|
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Postby bigfriendlyvegan » Wed Dec 11, 2013 11:33 pm

Mulger bill wrote:Been good to many cracks for years :|

:D
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Postby warthog1 » Thu Dec 12, 2013 8:30 am

bigfriendlyvegan wrote:
Mulger bill wrote:Been good to many cracks for years :|

:D
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:)

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Re: Am-O-Lin

Postby Rex » Mon Dec 16, 2013 11:44 am

How much is Amolin and Bepanthen ?

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Postby rjk » Mon Dec 16, 2013 12:44 pm

also try the curash powder for your feet an bum. i also use bepathen
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Re: Am-O-Lin

Postby warthog1 » Mon Dec 16, 2013 2:26 pm

Thursday Island brand tea tree oil works really well on tinea. Years of spending a heap on tinea specific products to keep it at bay. Tea tree oil eliminated it quickly :)

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