User - posted on 12/03/2013 ( 2 moms have responded )
How do I get my 13 year old son to care about his personal hygiene? He doesn't shower, put on deodorant, or brush his teeth without being told. Sometimes I think he doesn't even really wash when he is in the shower. I think the kids at his school must be too nice to tell him he smells bad and I want someone else to tell him because he doesn't care when his dad and I tell him! Everyone keeps telling me he will care when he starts liking girls but I'm pretty sure he likes girls and he still doesn't care! Has anyone else had a similar experience and what did you do to solve it?