health Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do  

Coy Jandreau
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If you really think about what it takes to take care of yourself, you actually do a lot day in and day out for your personal hygiene. Every morning and/or every night before bed (ideally) there's an unspoken ritual of certain things that need to get done. Brushing your teeth, washing your face, showering, deodorant, all the flossing you're lying to your dentist about - they're all second nature at this point, but add up to a lot of time and many are the absolute worst. Which personal hygiene tasks and rituals do you wish you could skip until the end of time?

We all know they need to get done, proper hygiene is impossibly important. Without it you would get sick more often, smell worse, look worse, feel worse, and generally just be that guy or girl, which no one wants.

But what if you didn't have to? What would you, in an ideal world, avoid doing? Which of these personal hygiene practices would you never do again if you didn't have to? Imagine a world in which your teeth brushed themselves and your legs shaved themselves. Or even one in which your beard grew in exactly as you wanted it to. Which of these personal hygiene tasks do you wish you never had to do again?

Vote up the worst hygienic things you have to do to stay clean and fresh that you wish you could avoid forever!
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108 25
Shaving is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Shaving

2
92 28
Flossing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Flossing

3
80 24
Changing Your Sheets is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Changing Your Sheets

4
72 26
Shaving Your Legs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Shaving Your Legs

5
71 29
Waxing... Anything is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Waxing... Anything

6
69 31
Brushing Your Teeth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Brushing Your Teeth

7
66 31
Tweezing Your Eyebrows is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Tweezing Your Eyebrows

8
61 28
Trimming Your Toenails is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Trimming Your Toenails

9
51 28
Washing Your Hair is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Washing Your Hair

10
47 30
Washing Your Pillowcases is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Washing Your Pillowcases

11
49 32
Putting on Deodorant is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Putting on Deodorant

12
38 24
Trimming Nose Hair is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Trimming Nose Hair

13
41 32
Putting on Moisturizer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Putting on Moisturizer

14
45 36
Taking a Shower is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Taking a Shower

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34 29
Cutting Your Fingernails is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Cutting Your Fingernails

16
36 35
Q-Tipping Your Ears is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Q-Tipping Your Ears

17
33 32
Using Conditioner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Using Conditioner

18
32 32
Exfoliating is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Exfoliating

19
27 27
Swishing Mouthwash is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Swishing Mouthwash

20
25 25
Trimming Ear Hair is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Trimming Ear Hair

21
36 37
Washing Your Hands is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Washing Your Hands

22
33 36
Combing Your Hair is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Combing Your Hair

23
22 25
Trimming Your Beard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Trimming Your Beard

24
22 27
Using Toner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Using Toner

25
24 31
Manscaping is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Manscaping

26
22 38
Changing Your Socks is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Personal Hygiene Tasks You Wish You Never Had to Do
Changing Your Socks