STYLE & BEAUTY
12/30/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Do We Need To Bathe Daily?

A DAILY shower is a deeply ingrained American habit. Most people would no sooner disclose they had not showered in days than admit infidelity. But Jenefer Palmer, 55, of Malibu, Calif., cheerfully acknowledged recently that she doesn't shower or shampoo daily and doesn't use deodorant. Ever.

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