We all have our peeves about personal hygiene and body odour. While many of us wash hands frequently with anti bacterial soaps or rush to use hand sanitizers and douse deodorants to avoid being called Mr. Stinky Pants, it might actually not be necessary at all. These products have adverse effects on our health like washing hands frequently with antibacterial soaps may actually increase your risk of turning antibiotic resistant.
You may like to read about 10 things dirtier than your toilet seat.
If you are very particular about hygiene then you probably should rush to cover your tooth brush with a plastic cover or choose to flush with the toilet with the lid down. Toothbrush heads are known to contain a load of faecal bacteria as a single toilet flush has a power of splashing the bacteria up to 10 feet away. Watch along to find out other hygiene dos and don’ts for healthy living.
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Published: February 28, 2015 9:56 am