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4 Personal Hygiene Hacks For Your Next Camping Trip

4 Personal Hygiene Hacks For Your Next Camping Trip

The key to a happy camping trip is great company, good weather and a healthy body. While nothing beats the fresh air to lift your spirits, these four personal hygiene tips will keep you feeling clean and confident: 1. Keep your body dry When you're out in the woods, you'll have to deal with a little more sweat than you might be used to. While some amount of moisture is inevitable, you should try to dry off when possible, and at least before going to bed. Women especially should make sure their undergarments and swimwear have a chance to dry out, as sweat can generate unwanted bacteria. The recreational blog The Adventure Junkies suggested using cool wet wipes to wick away sweat from sensitive areas such…

When sanitizing wet wipes aren’t necessary

When sanitizing wet wipes aren’t necessary, the choice is simple.

Sometimes, a product that claims to sanitize as it cleans sounds like a good idea – but that's not always the case. When it comes to the health of your family, especially baby hygiene, you need to understand when sanitizing is a necessity and when it can lead to further problems. Some confusion may arise from the ubiquity of anti-microbial soap in the bathroom. For years, soaps that claim to eliminate 99.99 percent of germs have been a mainstay of American bathrooms. However, in 2016, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration actually banned many types of antibacterial hand soaps, reported The New York Times. The reason? Health and environmental risks simply outweigh the benefits. Likewise, sanitizing wipes aren't always your best option, such as in these cases:…