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It is vaseline or a similar substance, and its purpose is to make the face slippery to reduce friction with the leather of the opponents gloves. The intent is to reduce the possibility that the glove pulls the skin so as to cause a cut. METAL PACKED IN DRY ICE TO MOVE SWELLINH AWAY FROM THE EYE AREA.COAGULANT TO STOP BLEEDING AND CLOSE THE CUT. ADRENALINE USE TO STOP RADICAL BLEEDING.

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Q: What is the substance applied to boxers faces during matches and why?
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