Common Showering and Bathing Mistakes



Harvard Health Publishing: “Showering daily — is it necessary?”

Mayo Clinic: “Dry Skin.”

American Academy of Dermatology: “How Can I Find Eczema Friendly Products?”

Cleveland Clinic: “How Often Should You Wash Your (Germ Magnet of a) Bath Towel?”

Cleveland Clinic: “Do You Know What’s Growing on Your Loofah?”

Cleveland Clinic: “Why You May Want to Rethink That Long, Hot Shower.”

National Eczema Association: “Eczema and Bathing.”

National Psoriasis Foundation: “Managing Itch.”

Common Showering and Bathing Mistakes

American Academy of Dermatology: “Tips For Healthy Hair.”

Cleveland Clinic: “The Dirty Truth About Washing Your Hair.”

CDC: "Nonfatal Bathroom Injuries Among Persons Aged ≥15 Years — United States, 2008."

Consumer Reports: “Why you need grab bars in the bathroom.”

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America: “Opportunistic pathogens enriched in showerhead biofilms.”

Consumer Reports: “Recent study points to showerheads as bacterial breeding ground.”

American Academy of Dermatology: “Dermatologists’ Top Tips for Relieving Dry Skin.”

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health: “Bacterial vaginosis.”

Cleveland Clinic: “Handling Injuries: From Small Cuts to Serious Wounds.”

WHO Guidelines for Indoor Air Quality: Dampness and Mold, World Health Organization, 2009.

U.S. Department of Energy: “Ventilation Systems for Cooling.”

Applied and Environmental Microbiology: “Molecular Analysis of Shower Curtain Biofilm Microbes.”