A Anonymous Feb 16, Whether or not you agree with the student's reason for not wanting to shower, you should try to be sensitive. The reason I'm not answering is it depends on circumstances and only someone who knows yours would help you properly. Any teen is likely to have some education about what happens during puberty, but they may also not realize the impact of body odor. Cookies make wikiHow better. Because more than likely they are not in there actually taking a shower.
For many teens, the habit of showering daily or at least every other day can be difficult to get into.
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With topics such as hygiene, this can be very easy to do. Many times, teens rebel over little things simply to feel like they have some control over their lives. Really, it's 2 girls, who are friends, who have the same equipment showering at the same time. Explain the dangers of poor hygiene. Otherwise, there'd be no hot water left and the other would have to wait the hour and a half to get the water hot again.