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7 Body Parts Your Hands ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ Should Never ๐Ÿšซ Touch to Keep Germs ๐Ÿค Away ...

These are the top 7 body parts your hands should never touch to keep germs away. Think of your body like a sacred temple--there are spots you should never put your hands on. According to MSN, hands play a major role in the transmission of germs. Listen up, germophobes--even after proper washing and hand sanitizer, your fingers and hands are rapidly re-contaminated from your surrounding environment. If you have long nails or rings and bracelets, this is especially true. Learn which 7 body parts you should avoid touching as much as possible:

1. Your Ear Canal

You should never stick your fingersโ€”or anything elseโ€”in your ears. "Introducing anything into the ear canal can tear the thin skin that lines the ear canal,โ€ says John K Niparko, MD, professor and chair of the department of otolaryngology - head & neck surgery - at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.

If you feel a persistent itching sensation in your ears, see an otolaryngologist rather than trying something DIY. "An otolaryngologist can assess the problemโ€”whether it be wax accumulation, eczema of the skin, or infectionโ€”like swimmer's ear, for example. A tailored program of treatment, ear hygiene, and moisturising of the skin should be put into play," says Niparko.

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