Reasons why taking a bath is good for your health

Showers are good, but baths are better (Image by ErikaWittlieb from Pixabay)

There are many reasons why baths feel so good. Here’s a wonderful reminder of the health benefits of baths.


Taking a bath helps to relax, but it’s not the only thing it helps with. It also boosts your health. I can hear you wondering: how? Well, these are the health benefits!

  1. Brain

When you take a bath, your body produces serotonin. This substance ensures a good mood and because of this, you’re better at dealing with stressful events. Taking a bath helps you go to bed whilst feeling much more relaxed.

2. Sleep

In the bath, your body temperature rises, but as soon as you get out it also drops right away. Lower body temperature has been proven to help you fall asleep faster. Your body will then make more melatonin.

3. Anti-inflammatory

Heat stimulates circulation and soothes sore muscles. Your veins open and the blood can flow better. Taking a bath regularly can significantly reduce complaints such as headaches and sore muscles.

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4. Detoxify

A bath can help…

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