Not only is kids’ health and hygiene paramount to theirwellbeing, but also to their independence and confidence. So think of this as the ABC’s of growing up well, a head-to-toepersonalhygiene checklist for kids,the we-can’t-brush-your-teeth-for-you handbook to help your son stay squeaky clean.
No doubt you’ve heard rumblings about a new ingredient being used up and down the health and beauty aisle. Charcoal has pushed its way into everything from shampoo bottles to face creams as the latest “it” ingredient.
You’re not sure how it happened, but here you are: the not-so-proud parent to a teenager who refuses to bathe. His poor hygiene has become downright offensive and you’re left wondering where you went wrong.
Remember when you were in charge of your son’s personal hygiene? But now, keeping his skin baby-soft and his hair free of food feels like a distant memory ever since your son took control of his own hygiene routine.
It might sound strange: a puberty kit for your son. With daughters, sure, an army of products to prepare her for her first period seems obvious, but boys? What else could they really need besides some deodorant and soap? Well, a lot.
With the onset of puberty comes a big topic: how to tackle hygiene for teenage guys. We’ve formatted it into a checklist so it’s easy to digest, even for a boy who has his attention on everything except keeping clean.
If you’re reading this, you’ve likely already decided to make the switch to natural deodorant for your tween or are in the process of making your decision. Either way, you’ll want to know as much about this transition as possible, including some tips about choosing the best natural deodorant for kids.
As temperatures start to rise, so does your son’s sweatiness. Between the smelly gym bags and never-ending laundry, you might think there are no body parts that are off-limits to this moisture attack, and you’d be mostly right.
From his nether regions to his armpits, a boy’s body can be a paradise for sweat. Hands, feet, crotch, butt — you name it—it’s all sweat-prone. Sure, a good natural deodorant can help defend against the odor that sweaty pits emit, but what about all these other places where a stick won’t work? Enter, PrepU Active Dry Powder.
Let’s be real: prom season can be nerve wracking for even the most confident of teens. From perfecting the “prom-posal” to planning an epic post-prom weekend, this teenage tradition is a pressure cooker of plan-making anxiety, all to ensure it lives up to its historic hype. And nothing sets the body up for disaster quite like adolescent angst.
We all know the phrase “you are what you eat.” Which is why a lot of us reach for healthy, natural ingredients to put inside of our bodies. It’s widely accepted that organic food is better for you, but your skin is actually the largest organ in your entire body – so it’s also important to know what’s going into the creams and serums you slather onto your body and face.
Acne isn’t just for the face, which is an excruciating thing to discover as a pre-teen. So, help your son realize that blemishes may happen on his chest and back (and, oh God, even his butt) and can be worse if he’s not using a healthy hygiene regimen.