More than 80% of men wear boxers. Despite their popularity, there are a number of common complaints about boxers. One notorious issue that many men experience is boxers that ride up during the day, causing bunching and even skin irritation. Sound familiar? Here are the most common causes and some convenient solutions.

Why do boxers ride up?

A number of factors can cause boxers to ride up. If you wear boxers with loose fitting legs that don't fit your thighs properly, this can cause the boxers to inch their way up. The wrong choice of size leads to a poor fit, which can also cause your boxers to ride up. Finally, the wrong style of boxers for your body shape can cause irritating bunching under your clothes.

Which boxers don’t ride up?

Boxers with a slim fit are designed to close seamlessly around your legs and leave no space for the fabric to bunch are ideal. They provide a snug fit and maximum comfort. Additionally, selecting the right size of boxers works wonders. An overly spacious or tight size will limit the right level of support and comfort they can provide. You'll often choose the right size of boxers based on our size chart. To prevent your boxers from riding up, it is also important that you choose the right style for your body shape.

What are your ideal boxers?

Go for a style of boxers that suits your physique. If you have broad thighs, you should opt for boxers with longer legs. These will stay in place better as the added length reaches farther down your leg. With a tapered bottom, the fabric cannot easily pass over the thicker part of your leg Boxers with shorter legs are the best option if you have narrower thighs.

What’s important when purchasing boxers?

Don’t just select boxers based on brand. Take the materials used, the build quality and the fit into account as well. With boxers perfectly suited to you with a great fit, excellent quality and plenty of support, you can enjoy the highest level of comfort.

Bamboo boxers absorb up to 70% more moisture than cotton boxers, wicking it away from your skin and keeping you feeling fresh. Additionally, bamboo offers sublime softness and frees you from the irritation of rough, scratchy fabrics and uncomfortable seams. The high quality and perfect finish ensure that, even after frequent washing, your boxers maintain their original shape. Of course, the style and colour of your boxers is a matter of personal preference. Bamigo’s extensive range of bamboo boxers offers a variety of styles and colours to suit every wardrobe. Which of our boxers are calling your name?