Prevention & Preparation

Q&A With Adam Inglis of Blister Wool
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Q&A With Adam Inglis of Blister Wool

Blister Wool is the newest addition to our expanding product range at Blister Prevention. So, to introduce you to this 100% Australian product, I sat down with Blister Wool founder, Adam Inglis, to...

sport-specificA day on the slopes can be ruined by ski boot blisters - image by maarten-duineveld Unsplash

Ski Boot Blisters: Painful Reality or Non-Issue?

In this article, we explore the prevalence of ski boot blisters, the factors contributing to them, and what skiers are doing to treat them.

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Spenco Insoles Prevent Blisters Under Feet

In 1968, researchers described the “ball-bearing effect” of a new closed-cell neoprene Spenco insole material and found it prevents blisters.

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Waterproof Socks Indispensable, But There's a Catch

The only thing that will stop the external water getting in contact with your skin is waterproof socks. But even then there’s a slight catch.

blister scienceRubbing does not cause friction blisters on the feet

Rubbing Not Required For Friction Blisters, Here's Why

Some people can’t get past the mistaken/flawed idea that blisters are caused by rubbing. It's understandable. But here's what's wrong with the rubbing theory.

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Running Blisters Are A Common Injury [Research]

Would you believe me if I told you running blisters are actually THE most common injury in running? Here's the research to prove it.