He could go by “The Rock,” however Dwayne Johnson shouldn’t be down with dust. As celebrities like Jake Gyllenhaal and Ashton Kutcher admit to not bathing day by day, the Jungle Cruise star is setting the document straight on his personal grooming habits.
On Friday the 49-year-old former wrestler responded to a fan’s tweet speculating about his bathe standing, with the commenter noting that he “can’t possibly be one of those stinky ones and we would all be weirdly heartbroken to find out otherwise.”
They needn’t fear. Johnson swooped in to guarantee the fan that he washes at least thrice a day.
“Nope, I’m the opposite of a ‘not washing themselves’ celeb,” the motion star wrote.
He went on break down his actual routine, which features a chilly bathe “when I roll outta bed to get my day rollin'” adopted by a post-workout heat bathe and a scorching bathe as soon as he is again home after ending work for the day.
Johnson added that he is scrubbing himself from head to toe throughout these showers: “Face wash, body wash, exfoliate and I sing (off-key) in the shower.”
Another fan identified that Johnson is an individual of coloration, noting the controversy stemming from white celebrities — together with Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard — talking candidly about their lax bathing requirements benefitting from white privilege as they don’t seem to be topic to hurtful stereotypes about being soiled.
“I think they forgot you were a POC?” the commenter tweeted. “Cause this debate is only for…[never mind].” Johnson responded with “Yup, I know sis,” including a laughing emoji and a brown fist.
He additionally clarified that his morning bathe is “cold-ish, not ‘WTF am I doing’ cold, but ‘OK, this is chilly water and I’m really awake now ready to kickstart my day’ cold. Give it a shot.”
Johnson’s feedback come after Kutcher and spouse Mila Kunis lately shared that they solely wash their “vitals” (armpits and groin) day by day and clear their children when “you can see the dirt on them.” Shepard and Bell equally admitted to “waiting for the stink” when it got here to bathing their two daughters, whereas Gyllenhaal final week informed Vanity Fair that, “More and more I find bathing to be less necessary, at times. I do believe … that good manners and bad breath get you nowhere. So I do that. But I do also think that there’s a whole world of not bathing that is also really helpful for skin maintenance, and we naturally clean ourselves.”