The Classic Bidet

February 3, 2009 by  
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The Classic BidetThe traditional bidet was created sometime in the 18th century and was basically a small version of a bathtub.  Instead of immersing your entire body into it, however, you were supposed to fill it up with water and splash your genitals and anus with it to get yourself clean.  It operates similar to a Sitz bath, which only requires the person’s hips and buttocks to be submerged in water or a saline solution. Read more

Standalone Bidet Types

February 2, 2009 by  
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Toto Neorest 600 Shower ToiletWhile we tend to mainly focus on one specific type of bidet (the toilet seat bidet, due to our location in the US), there are actually several types that serve completely different purposes than the others. Most people in the United States don’t have room in their bathroom to install a separate, dedicated bidet (not to mention the extremely high cost of doing so), so the toilet seat bidet or a shower toilet is usually the best option.  However, let’s take a look at some of the different types of dedicated bidets that are out there: Read more