Changes to your child’s body during puberty means they will need to include new activities in their personal care and hygiene routines. This may include things like:
Puberty is a good time for your child to learn to take care of their personal hygiene more independently. It gives them an opportunity to get to know and feel more in control their body. It is also beneficial for their future, as a child who can manage their personal care and hygiene will be less reliant on other adults in their life as they grow older.