Showering

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When do you shower

Morning
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Showering

Postby Unicorn_1320 » Sun May 02, 2021 5:23 am

Hello
I’m wondering if there’s any benefits to showering in the morning or night. Should you be showering everyday? Or every second day? Is showering at night better than in the morning? I was always confused on when to shower so I’m curious on what you guys do
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Re: Showering

Postby Beardog » Sun May 02, 2021 5:32 am

I think it's really all up to personal preference, there's some bits here and there that say not to do something or when, but it's not really confirmed scientifically.

For me personally I shower every other day, or even every third day, because I have skin conditions that get severely irritated if I shower any more than that. As for morning or night that also seems to depend, but usually I shower at night to wash the filth of the day away. If I do yard work or get all sweaty I'll shower afterward so I'm not all sticky and gross lol.

But do whatever feels best for you! c:
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Re: Showering

Postby ØNamelessØ » Sun May 02, 2021 12:45 pm

I think it’s personal preference, but I’ve heard that showering at night can make you more relaxed and fall asleep easier.
You shouldn’t shower everyday because it can strip your body of natural oils that it needs. Also, depending on your hair type you should only be washing it 2-3 times a week because again, there are natural oils that your hair needs and washing it too much can get rid of them.
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Re: Showering

Postby Strawberry123 » Sun May 02, 2021 2:37 pm

Unless your skin reacts terribly, it's absolutely fine to shower daily.

Morning or evening shower - it's upto you. There are pros and cons to both so do what fits your schedule best.
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Re: Showering

Postby Unicorn_1320 » Sun May 02, 2021 3:47 pm

Ok thank you everyone!!
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Re: Showering

Postby Nsabella » Mon May 03, 2021 1:34 am

Unless you have super oily hair and skin, there is no reason to shower everyday. I shower about every three days and wash my hair every 5-6
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Re: Showering

Postby Selenelion » Mon May 03, 2021 1:36 am

I shower everyday/other day usually. I wish my hair every day/other day as well.
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Re: Showering

Postby MV2020 » Mon May 03, 2021 5:34 am

I shower like every other day or every day and I wash my hair every 3-4 days
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Re: Showering

Postby Nessa14 » Mon May 03, 2021 7:41 am

i shower when i feel like i should. after workouts or a long day outside... i wash my hair every 3-4 days. usually on sundays and then wednesdays. also i read that showering with cold water is very good
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Re: Showering

Postby beautiful_bi_queen » Mon May 03, 2021 7:46 am

i have long type 2-type3 curly hair, and i wash my body everyday, because i usually go outside for long periods of time, or dance for hours working on chero, or both.

i wash my hair every two-three days, sometimes everyday, if needed. i use dry shampoo on days i don’t wash, and i feel a little oily.

i use lukewarm water for body, cold for hair. makes my hair shiny, it feels nice, and i’ve read somewhere it makes it longer 🤷‍♀️
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