Method 1. Toweling Off. Keep a clean towel handy. You may not like to think about it, but your bathroom towel is one of the most bacteria-ridden items in your home. Dry your hair. Pat your skin dry. Make sure you are completely dry. Apply ointment or cream to lock in the moisture which was absorbed during your shower.
But there are some weird things to do after a shower that will things to do after a shower that will benefit you long after you dry off. If you rub yourself dry, quickly get into clothes, and immediately start blow drying your hair,
Dr. Kerry LeBenger is an allergist based in New York City who treats a variety of allergy-related problems. He explains the best way to dry yourself after you get out of the shower, and how often you should be changing your towel. How to Properly Take a Shower.