The Secret to Sanding Hard to Reach Places. You'll never use Sandpaper again! Brush on a deglosser instead (Klean Strip Easy Liquid Sander Deglosser). It deglosses surfaces and scratches it up so paint will adhere and not peel off
Gloss-Off by Krud Kutter. I found it at Sherwin Williams and the best part is it smells like soap. No strong odor, the store said they use it in schools because it has no odor and is so safe. Not having to sand is especially wonderful when you're painting something with curvy legs or embellishments.