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Old 10-27-2006, 09:43 AM   #1
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Question Sore muscle rub?

I'm just wondering if anyone knew of a great sore muscle rub? I tried IcyHot last night it was incredibly painful. My skin is really sensitive (I burn in the moonlight!). Any help would be mucho appreciated!!
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Old 10-27-2006, 09:57 AM   #2
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I use Badger Balm (lemon and ginger muscle rub)

and also Lloyds cream for when I'm quite sore - that's great, but I'm not sure you can either of those Stateside maybe try googling!
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Old 10-27-2006, 11:59 AM   #3
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i never could stand the Hot in IcyHot...

i usually use Mineral Ice. Not sure how it would do, for such sensitive skin, but at least it doesn't have the heat.
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Old 11-04-2006, 10:11 AM   #4
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We use Tiger Balm. It works great, and a little goes a long way. I have sensitive skin and haven't had a problem, yet.
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Old 11-04-2006, 02:43 PM   #5
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I love the hot in icyhot, but if it's not for you, try Biofreeze - it works great too.
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Old 11-04-2006, 05:33 PM   #6
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I don't like the hot in IcyHot either but have never heard of Biofreeze. That sounds good and so does the Badger Balm. I do like mineral ice.

Also good is Palmer's Cocoa Butter formula cream. It's not really for sore but is just very very soothing and nice on the skin. I especially like it for after swimming.

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