The rise of ‘chub rub’: the world’s first tape designed to prevent abrasive launches in Australia

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The rise of ‘chub rub’: the world’s first tape designed to prevent abrasive launches in Australia

  • Two Sydney business partners have launched the world’s first anti-abrasion tape
  • Mary Tatar and Jenna Wakley started ChubRub Tape Tape in May 2021
  • Chafing is a skin problem often caused by friction, moisture and substances
  • But the unique product prevents this because the tape is latex-free and sweat-resistant

Two Sydney women who saw a gap in the market have launched the world’s first anti-abrasion tape.

Mary Tatar and Jenna Wakley, 40 and 32, launched ChubRub Tape in May 2021 after they wanted to create a handy product that can be used to prevent chafing.

Chafing is a common skin problem that can be caused by friction, moisture and irritants, often causing redness, discomfort and irritation.

This can occur on the inner thighs, abdomen, buttocks, crotch, armpits and under the feet.

The 5m roll of tape costs $19.95 and is made from 95 percent cotton, can stretch up to 180 percent, and is latex-free and sweat-resistant.

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Mary Tatar and Jenna Wakley, 40 and 32, launched ChubRub Tape in May 2021 after seeking to create a useful product that can be used to prevent chafing

Before launching the brand, Jenna was a client of Mary at her own company Body Sculpting Sydney and the idea came about after a conversation about sanding

The 5m roll of tape costs $19.95 and is made from 95 percent cotton, can be stretched up to 180 percent and is latex free and sweat resistant

Before launching the brand, Jenna was a client of Mary at her own company Body Sculpting Sydney and the idea came about after a conversation about sanding

Before launching the brand, Jenna was a client of Mary at her other company Body Sculpting Sydney and the idea came about after the couple had a conversation about sanding.

“For years, we and many women around the world have struggled to find a solution to chafing, but not anymore,” the duo told FEMAIL.

By selling the tape, the duo aims to “normalize” the chafing and reduce the unpleasant pain it causes.

The business partners recommend using ChubRub tape on the inner thighs, under the arms and on any area where friction occurs between the skin and the fabric

The business partners recommend using ChubRub tape on the inner thighs, under the arms and any area where friction occurs between the skin and the fabric, such as bra straps that often rub over the shoulders and back

Mary Tatar and Jenna Wakley launched ChubRub Tape in May 2021

Mary Tatar and Jenna Wakley launched ChubRub Tape in May 2021

The business partners recommend using ChubRub tape on the inner thighs, under the arms, and any area where friction occurs between the skin and the fabric, such as bra straps that often rub over the shoulders and back.

Mary and Jenna also said they recognize the “pressure and expectations” women feel to look good because of social media, but hope to provide the perfect solution to empower women and make them feel comfortable. with their body.

“We saw that there had to be a solution, a way to solve the problem, while still being able to continue with your daily lifestyle,” the couple said.

“We know that no two bodies are alike, but we believe that both bodies are beautiful, regardless of size or shape.”

Our product is designed to be discreet, non-restrictive, comfortable, long-lasting and kind to your skin. It ticks all the boxes!’

Our product is designed to be discreet, non-restrictive, comfortable, long-lasting and kind to your skin.  It ticks all the boxes!'  the couple said:

Our product is designed to be discreet, non-restrictive, comfortable, long-lasting and kind to your skin. It ticks all the boxes!’ the couple said:

The tape is easy to apply and can be worn for up to six hours at a time, but it may be necessary to remove moisturizer or oil.

It is available online in different colors for different skin tones so that the tape is not visible when worn

While the product is designed for a problem commonly experienced by women, men can also use ChubRub tape.

What is sanding and how can ChubRub Tape help?

Chafing is a common skin problem that can be caused by friction, moisture and irritants, often causing redness, discomfort and irritation

This can occur on the inner thighs, abdomen, buttocks, crotch, armpits and under the feet

ChubRub Tape is designed to prevent this with a soft tape made from 95 percent cotton

The tape is easy to apply and can be worn for up to six hours at a time, but may require a moisturizer or oil to remove

More information can be seen at the ChubRub website

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