t) invented the first bidet toilet seat and founded the American Bidet Company in the 1960s. Motivated by his father's medical condition, Mr. Bidet's new device placed a spray nozzle on a toilet seat to help his father clean himself. American soldiers who served in France during World War II saw bidets installed in brothels and associated them with sex work.
But as a sales pitch for bidets, menstruation was possibly on par with unwanted pregnancy and prostitution as undesirable and unspoken during the years before and after the war. After a slow start in the 1990s, electronic bidets are starting to become more available in the United States. As soon as you mention bidet power to lower resource consumption, some critic somewhere will stand up and ask about the environmental impact of bidet accessories, such as heaters, dryers, and massage functions. Bidets were such an integral part of civilized life that even the imprisoned Marie Antoinette was granted one with red trim while waiting for the guillotine.
Hospitals should consider proper use of the bidet and consider patients' medical history to prevent cross-infection. Bidet making became an ornate art form, and turned the act of using the bathroom into an elegant and classy experience. While every other country realized that bidets were a good thing, Americans haven't realized it yet. These wipes became a cheap solution to address many of the same problems as the bidet, but they come at a much higher cost to the public.
This colorful name is due to the size and height of the bidet, and the fact that traditional bidets look like a small porcelain horse, which you squat on during use. If you're an incredible eco-friendly bidet user, you can easily opt for a cheaper bidet seat that doesn't come with all the details. If you're willing to shell out big bucks, you can even get a fully automated bidet with robotic cleaning nozzles, antimicrobial disinfectant technology, and motion-sensing lids. In general, American bidet users often include baby boomers, who discovered this luxury and cannot live without it.