Is showering everyday detrimental to Health?

In the winter season, it is a struggle to go to shower…especially with cold water! My mom always used to chase us in the winter to send us to take a bath when we were little, because she thinks personal hygiene should be one’s topmost priority. I do not disagree with that, but even though it may sound counterproductive, a shower every day could be detrimental for our Health, in particular for our skin. Many dermatologists nowadays recommend a shower every other day, or two to three times a week.

Showering daily is mostly…

Humayra Pinky

A Physician/Dr. who practices medicine & a Public Health enthusiast who relies upon and strives in health equity

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