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    Removing Embrocation?

    Does anyone have a good solution for after racing embrocation removal? I know sportsbalm sells one, but was wondering if there was a home remedy?

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    Soap and water.

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    Quote Originally Posted by flargle View Post
    Soap and water.
    I wish this worked... unfortunately my experience is that it doesn't.

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    Quote Originally Posted by delay View Post
    I wish this worked... unfortunately my experience is that it doesn't.
    You must use the superhot stuff. I use medium, and just add layers for how cold it is. The superhot stuff, it isn't worth the risk of misapplication IMO. YMMV

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    I was indeed using the super hot stuff. Our season was ridiculously cold at times this year. I came to love the sportsbalm "hot". That said, I was also hoping someone had something they used after races when showers are not always available.

    Misapplication is dangerous... reusing bibs or skinsuits without washing is definitely not recommended.

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    grease cutting dish soap.

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    I've been using babywipes, but only with the medium/mild Mad Alchemy, which isn't particularly hard to remove.

    -edit-
    Babywipes for quick post-race cleanup, then scrubbing with soap and water to get the last bits off in the shower at home.
    Last edited by robot138; 01-23-09 at 02:49 PM.

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