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Showering... - August 1st 2009, 05:56 PM

All right, I didn't know what to put this under...

I have this weird thing. Every day, I HAVE to shower. Not that it's a rule or anything, but I feel like I have to, even if I took one the night before. If not, I feel really dirty and icky, and irritable. I also end up in a very bad mood. Sometimes, I'd be able to make it through the middle of the day, but by then I have to take a shower.

Does anyone know what this is about? Is this just a thing, or is it actually soemthing?

Yeah, I know it sounds pretty stupid...but..it's really been bothering me.


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Re: Showering... - August 1st 2009, 06:09 PM

It's not unusual to have a shower every day, the majority of people do have a shower every day. I don't really think that it's anything to worry yourself over. I also feel dirty/irritable if I don't have a daily shower which results in a bad mood.
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Re: Showering... - August 1st 2009, 06:11 PM

This could be for several reasons, Maybe showering makes you feel more relaxed? feeling the water falling down onto your body; i know i enjoy it.
or it might just be one of those things, for example some people get the desire to wash there hands constantly, like as soon as they walk in the door, after reading a book, and so on. its just one of those things.
like an Ocd.
i have one with doors. i cant have open doors around me, it freaks me out. strange i know.. but you get what i mean?


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Re: Showering... - August 1st 2009, 06:44 PM

It's not unusual to want to take a shower everyday im the same way it's just something in our mind that tells us thats what we need to do.


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Re: Showering... - August 1st 2009, 07:51 PM

I think that's not too uncommon- I know plenty of people who shower everyday.


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Re: Showering... - August 1st 2009, 08:01 PM

Most people shower daily, some shower twice a day. At least you have good hygiene right? Sorry I'm not much help but I don't think it's anything to worry about.


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Re: Showering... - August 3rd 2009, 05:44 PM

I'm the same. I freak out if I dont get a shower and wash my hair every day. I feel filthy and refuse to leave my bedroom.

I don't think it's a probem - it seems to me just to be more of a strong personal prefference.


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Re: Showering... - August 3rd 2009, 07:14 PM

i doubt its a problem, just the need to feel clean.
unless its an excessive amount of showering per day
or like riturally done.
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Re: Showering... - August 3rd 2009, 09:40 PM

i don't think it's a problem.
i think you are just used to taking a shower, and maybe it calms you.
maybe it's a time to just... get away or something. i don't know.
haha.
but no, it's not weird.
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Re: Showering... - August 4th 2009, 12:23 AM

i feel the exact same way and i have friends that have no problem skipping showers and it bugs the helllll out of me.

i've learned to live with it and i don't see it as a problem...in fact i've met several people who are the same way and they just like to shower


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Re: Showering... - August 4th 2009, 04:41 AM

It's okay to shower alot lol alot of people do actually, so yur not weird or anything, yu just like to be really really clean nothing wrong with that


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