We do not clean this part of the body often enough
01 Mar 2021Updated: 4 hours ago | people are reading
© Editors Marie Claire We don't clean this part of the body often enough
You spend all your time washing your hair thoroughly, pampering your locks with a conditioner and soaking your body. However, no matter how well you are doing, there is a spot on your body that you do not clean often and thoroughly enough anyway.
According to dermatologists, you would have your navel daily need to clean. Something many people forget. "Be careful with soap and water and only with your hands," said Jessica J. Krant, assistant dermatologist at SUNY Downstate Medical Center.
Robert Brodel, dermatology professor at University of Mississippi Medical Center, can only agree. He recommends a soap-free cleansing gel or mild soap - as long as you don't clean it with alcohol. “That causes dehydration. If you do it with alcohol, do it quickly and immediately grease your belly button with a moisturizing lotion.