• shareIcon

5 Body Parts You Should Never Touch

Do you know touching some body parts might be risky? Know which are these body parts.

Miscellaneous By Arti Chaudhary / May 17, 2019

Body Parts

You are responsible for both physical and internal health. You have to be very careful about certain body parts. Do you know touching some body parts might be risky? Even though you wash your hands properly with soap or hand wash. They can still do the work of germ transmission. Here are some body part you should never touch with your hands:


Eyes are really very sensitive, you should keep your hands away from them until you are washing something out of your eye. If you touch your eyes with hands full of germs, you simply increase the transfer of germs. Pinkeye or other infections can be caused due to those germs.

Ear Canal

If you always put your fingers or anything in your ears then you should avoid doing this. Studies say that, if you put anything into the ear canal can tear the thin skin that lines the ear canal. So what to do if you feel itching sensation in your ears? You must visit a doctor because that is ideal for you and your health. 

Skin under your nails

Bacteria such as staph might be having a home there under the skin of your nails, so you should keep short nails to avoid the chances of having bacteria.


Touch your face with your hands only when you are washing your face or applying a cream on it. Try not to touch your face unnecessarily because your hands are loaded with germs and if you touch your hands with those germy hands then the germs can stick to your skin causing further skin problems. Skin problems like acne and blackheads might also cause due to the oil that enters into your skin pores.

Inside of your nose

In various studies, patients of ear, nose, and throat, nose pickers were 51% more likely to carry staph bacteria in their noses than those who kept their hands away from their noses. You should stop doing this because it very dangerous for your health. 


All possible measures have been taken to ensure accuracy, reliability, timeliness and authenticity of the information; however Onlymyhealth.com does not take any liability for the same. Using any information provided by the website is solely at the viewers’ discretion. In case of any medical exigencies/ persistent health issues, we advise you to seek a qualified medical practitioner before putting to use any advice/tips given by our team or any third party in form of answers/comments on the above mentioned website.

This website uses cookie or similar technologies, to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalised recommendations. By continuing to use our website, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. OK