Chlorine in Drinking Water Causing Skin Irritation

It’s important that we all remain hydrated and drink as much as possible, especially during the summer months when temperatures can soar.

However, have you ever wondered if Chlorine is the cause of your skin irritation?

There has been a significant amount of research that has indicated chlorine could potentially be the cause of skin irritation conditions including rosacea inflammation, rashes, chronic acne, severe dry skin, extreme sensitivity or dull and brittle damaged hair.

With this in mind, the key to restarting the skin’s natural healing process following exposure to Chlorine, or if you believe that Chlorine is the cause of your skin irritation, is to invest in a water filtration system to remove any toxic chemicals that are found in tap water including chlorine.

What is Chlorine?

It’s importnat to note, The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) does not consider chlorine as being a dangerous contaminant. That said, some people may experience itchy, red, irritated skin and even a breaking down of the protective acid mantle on the skin and scalp.

Kkin sensitivity to chlorine can present a number of different symptoms including the following symptoms which you should be aware of…

  • Skin redness
  • Skin tenderness
  • Inflammation
  • Skin lesions or rash
  • Scales or crust on the skin

If you or a family member do experience issues, then investing in a water filter is one of the best ways to enjoy high quality water that is safe and free from chemicals and contaminants.

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So why choose Great Water Filters Australia?

Our water filters remove chemicals and contaminatns before replacing essential minerals to create a perfectly balanced pH9!

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