Men are men and they usually have a different view on cleanliness than women. This is particularly true when taking a bath or shower as men usually take lesser time to clean themselves than women. The thing is that hygiene, cleanliness, and health are all interlinked together. It does not mean that a man is unhygienic if he takes quick baths, but the thing is he could do more.
Part of a man’s daily hygiene routine would be to shower, shave, and apply deodorant. The problem with men however is that they sweat differently, sometimes, even on different areas of their bodies, and that this sweating is prone to bacterial buildup if they do not clean themselves frequently. Add to that their body hairs which can trap in dirt, bacteria, and other types of odors. The mixture of dirt, sweat, and bacteria leads to one thing – odor. For this reason, it is essential that a man not only bathes and soaps themselves properly with antibacterial soaps, but they also needs to make sure to towel themselves dry because the moisture in the skin can serve as the breeding ground now for bacteria. Continue reading