Ladies, your handbags are crawling with germs!

Posted at 6:50 PM, Jun 01, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-01 18:50:59-04

(PIX11)- A new study has found that women’s handbags have more bacteria than the average toilet!

You heard right: researchers say the bags provide ideal conditions for bacteria to grow in, epecially leather handbags.

Studies also found that carrying hand cream around in your purse is a no-no, as it is a magnet for bacteria.

Researchers say ladies should clean their bags regularly with antibacterial wipes.