Should You Eliminate Soap During Shower?

Is Showering Without Soap Better for the Skin?

A morning shower wakes us up and a shower at night relaxes us. Some of us cannot imagine life without a warm, soapy daily dose of water, the source of life itself. In the last century personal hygiene has dramatically improved health. But overuse of soaps and of excessively alkaline products have repercussions for of our skin. New minority fashions are making radical proposals. We do not always take into consideration the details of the soap that we get from the supermarket. If the soap we use doesn’t moisturize our skin, we use a moisturizing cream after the shower. If our shampoo promises miracles but leaves our hair looking like a frizzy mop, we apply conditioners and treatments. All this seems excessive, but could we imagine our bathroom without its arsenal of personal hygiene items? Would the appearance and health of our skin improve if we used fewer products? Absolutely. That’s the response of the pioneers of a new trend of showering without soap or shampoo.

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