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You Will Need
- A stinky teenager
- A shower
- A frank discussion
Take a shower daily
Take a shower daily to offer a good example for your teenager.
Discuss body changes
Discuss the changes taking place in your teenager's body that require them to bathe regularly.
Discuss the importance of good hygiene as well as the health risks of not practicing it regularly.
Discuss social ramifications
Explain to your teenager that their friends will not want to hang out with a person with offensive body odor.
Treat a shower as a habit
Treat taking a shower as a daily habit that will result in negative consequences if not accomplished.