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Re: [AT-L] Thoughts on blisters



On Wed, 28 Aug 1996 17:12:19 -0500 (CDT) Sandra Downs <downs@nb.net> writes:
>Ok, we've all had 'em, despite the pre-prep with moleskin, so my 
>question
>is: what's your key to minimizing the pain and frequency of blisters? 
>

I guess this is similar to the duct tape approach...

I tape over potential (and real) hot spots with one-inch
waterproof adhesive tape prior to the appearance of blisters.
The adhesive tape seems to stabilize the skin better than
moleskin and doesn't add bulk under socks...YMMV.

jim
jloudon@juno.com

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