Because here's the thing: The towel you use to dry your entire body is clean enough to swab your dripping wet face with only after it's been used to dry your body maybe once or twice. But admit it: You've been using it to wipe off excess hair styling products with. Your boyfriend or husband's wiping his hands on it. And guests to your humble abode? Who KNOWS what they may be doing with your towel? Probably nothing crazy but heck, you don't know. And the only way to ensure your face comes in contact with the least amount of bacteria is to use something fresh on it every time. I've kept a roll of clean paper towels under my sink for the past month after washing with my go-to, Epicuren Medicated Acne Cleanser and guess who skipped their usual monthly breakout? Moi.
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