Bipasha, Kareena, Zeenat Aman, Bollywood's bathtub babes!
In the glamorous scheme of Hindi movies, even something as routine as a bath is nothing short of luxury.
Besides, it also works as a perfect excuse for filmmakers to project the heroine as a mix of playful, hot and, goes without saying, squeaky clean.
Here then is looking at Bollywood's sizzling bathing beauties.
Whether the subject is romance, comedy or horror, one can blindly count on the Bong bombshell to scorch things up with her staple sex appeal.
Here's her version of Lady in the Water. What do you think?
Image: Bipasha Basu in Raaz 3
They don't make dream gals like Hema Malini anymore.
Doesn't the star of superhits like Seeta Aur Geeta, Johnny Mera Naam and Sholay look like a million bucks covered in bubbles and foam?
Image: Hema Malini in Abhinetri
Image: Saira Banu in Zhuk Gaya Aasman
Image: Sharmila Tagore
Image: Zeenat Aman in Manoranjan
Image: Preity Zinta in Soldier
No wonder she's such a favourite with soap brands.
Image: Kareena Kapoor in Bewafaa
And Anushka Sharma offers a rather accurate demo of such attitude.
Image: Anushka Sharma in Badmaash Company
Second, she sure knows how to the play temptress in a tub.
Image: Esha Koppikar in Right Yaaa Wrong
Vidya Balan let her bathtub scene do all the talking in The Dirty Picture.
Image: Vidya Balan in The Dirty Picture