Why You Should ALWAYS Wash Your Clothes After Buying Them

Jan 6, 2017 at 12:44 pm |

Warning: gross!

OK, I have a confession to make. I love new clothes. I love the way new clothes feel whenever I try them on for the first time, fresh off the rack. But do I always wash them right after my purchase? Not always. In fact, if I can be very honest here, I can’t remember the last time I did.

And while I used to wash my children’s clothes (especially when they were babies) I don’t do it as often anymore, too. Oops.

Yet, there is a new report that is once again reminding us that you never know how many people might have tried on or simply touched that brand new dress you just purchased from Nordstrom Rack.

Let me warn you, what you are about to read is pretty gross!


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If you’re one of those people who buy something from the store and you just put it on without washing first, this info will probably change your mind.

Here’s what you need to know