5 Myths You Should Know About Hygiene
- 6 Months ago
Lately, people have started taking hygiene too seriously. Some people are so serious that they end up taking 2 showers on a daily basis. People have actually turned into hygiene-obsessed machines, unaware of the simple things about cleanliness. Below are a few examples of common exaggerated hygiene misconceptions.
1. Using Soap to Kill Germs
Even though we believe that soap has the magical power to destroy bacteria and germs on our hands, that's not specifically what it's doing. Regular soap just picks bacteria off the skin's surface and flushes it out along with water. Unless you're using an anti-bacterial soap, you're not killing bacteria at all; you're simply moving them from one place to another place.