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General Chat Thread, When do you wash? in General; this may seem like an odd question, but it is something I have thought a lot recently living in a ...
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    When do you wash?

    this may seem like an odd question, but it is something I have thought a lot recently living in a foreign country.

    Normally back home in the UK, I would have a shower in the morning before school and then latterly, work. If I played sport, went to the gym, or did other sorts of exercise during the day, i would then have another shower; either straight after the sport, of as soon as I got home.

    Since I've been in Australia and lived in multiple shared accommodation, it seems they Aussies all seem to forgo the morning shower, and have a shower last thing before they go to bed. Normally this is after they have done their work and then gym and sports for the day.

    Maybe its just me but I wake up in the morning minging, especially after the hot, sweaty nights we have here in summer.

    So; Poll.

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    I shower either straight after work or after I've done a couple of hours of manual work after the office job.

    I prefer to just get up, do my teeth and get in the car in the morning.

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    Morning before work, when i get back home from work, and after gym. (You didn't have an option for +2 )

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    They had a chat about this a while ago on Radio 2. Surprising amount was the night before rather than before work in the morning. Which is good as I wash night before and now I don't feel so skanky about it.

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    more than once a day seems like a criminal waste of drinking water and energy

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    Normally the night before and then just a wash and brush up before work, and then after working out at the Gym, mainly because I don't want to upset people with my sweaty smellyness on the bus

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    I bath in the morning before work, If im going out on a friday and saturday night then I bath before that too.

    I use the showers at the gym after a work out.

    I bath in the morning as I tend to get sweaty at night espicially during the summer months.

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    Generally bath once a day. If I'm driving to work then in the morning before I go. If I'm cycling then it's in the evening as soon as I get home. If I'm feeling lazy on non-work days I might not bath at all...

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    I am lady Macbeth. Friday morning, quick wash, cycles to work, shower. Afternoon Cycles back, shower. Evening Plays tennis, bath or shower. Quick wash before bed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pcstru View Post
    I am lady Macbeth. Friday morning, quick wash, cycles to work, shower. Afternoon Cycles back, shower. Evening Plays tennis, bath or shower. Quick wash before bed.
    What the f.... your so hot, you're melting the polar ice caps!

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    I tend to shower in the evenings as I like to let my (very long) hair dry itself. A decent wash in the morning is just as good as a shower in my opinion if you are just wanting clean.

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    Shower in the evening or if I have been sweating alot due to heat or large work load etc, right after that when applicable

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    Play sports most nights so I tend to have them after that. Although I do love shower morning freshness. But no point having a shower before bed then a shower in the morning!

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    I swim 4 nights a week, so shower then and I need my morning shower to wake up.

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    Mornings only for me: go to the gym after work a few days a week, but content to smell like dogfox until the morning

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