8 Bad Hygiene Habits That Are Way Worse Than You Thought

Not washing your hands properly

Not washing your hands properly can lead to the spread of germs and infections.

Using a dirty towel

Towels can harbor bacteria and mold, which can lead to skin infections.

Not covering your mouth when you cough or sneeze

This can also spread germs and infections to others.

Not washing your clothes often enough

Clothes can harbor bacteria and sweat, which can cause body odor and skin infections.

Not washing your sheets often enough

Dirty sheets can also harbor bacteria and cause skin infections.

Not cleaning your makeup brushes

Makeup brushes can harbor bacteria, which can cause acne and other skin issues.

Not cleaning your phone

Phones can harbor bacteria and viruses, which can lead to infections.

Not washing your hair often enough

This can lead to a buildup of oil and bacteria on the scalp, which can cause dandruff and other scalp issues.

Not washing your reusable water bottle

Water bottles can harbor bacteria, which can cause illness.