Bathing has long been one of my favorite indulgences. So much so that my Mother would actually burst into the bathroom and turn off the faucet on me preeeetty regularly because I would spend way too much time lavishing DAILY the water-wonder (no, she is not an environmentalist…more economist). But scientists in this BuzzFeed article suggest that we’ve ALL probably doing it wrong. Because our skin needs bacteria and things to stay healthy and protect itself, washing daily isn’t likely to be the best ritual as it rinses all the goodness (and, yes, the funk) away causing a few other unsavory issues, dryness being one of the more annoying ones. This is especially true for toddlers and their growing immune systems. Read the full post over at BuzzFeeds house.