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... Hey. I'm going to a waterpark in a few weeks. So there'll be lots of chlorine in the water. I'll be in the water like all day for 2 days straight. I was wondering If chlorine helps clear up acne. ... (2 replies)
... Hey Chlorine will dry out your skin which I guess is good for acne but make sure you put on moisturizer after because if you skin gets to dry it could make acne worse (2 replies)
... Hey. Here's something I read on the Sage website... Some swimming pool disinfectants contain Iodides and Chlorine, which can remain in the water, causing skin problems for frequent swimmers. Many swimmers find that the combination of hot and humid weather, the physical exercise of swimming and the chlorinated pools, can cause major acne flare-ups. Hope this helps! (5 replies)

... my skin, cause that is fine right now, but im just concerned about the pool water causing breakouts... does anyone have any thoughts on whether chlorinated water helps the bacteria in your skin? ... (3 replies)
... I work at a camp in the summer and we go swimming in chlorinated pools quite often. I've asked my dermatologist about the effects of the chlorine and she told me that it shouldn't really have any effect as long as you wash your face afterwards (and your entire body for that matter). She said it MIGHT dry out my skin too. So I agree with the previous post, wash and moisturize... (5 replies)
... Is it bad to moisturize right after using acne wash? ... (4 replies)
... If you go in it every day it will clear you up probably, but not one day, it will just make your face real tight, so if u have dry skin, u might wanna bring moisturizer for when ur all done or when it's dry. be careful, if you're gonna put it on your forehead as well BEFORE going on water rides, it may get wet and drip down to your eyes and it'll sting. (2 replies)
... u think that chlorine helps acne? ... (6 replies)
... Along with floride from the tap water, tap water contains a variety of poisons, such as chlorine, asbestos, pesticides, copper and mercury & lead to name a that is why I won't drink it,,,I will get my floride treatments from my dentist twice a year instead!! Anyway, I will drink spring water if distilled isn't... (32 replies)
... Yes. I have swam in a pool with lots of chlorine before, and it did help my acne a little bit. It doesn't make a huge difference with just one time. But after a couple weeks it helps. Tanning helps my acne to a little. ... (2 replies)
Need help
Jun 30, 2004
... s specifically the chlorine that actually helps it. Just from swimming it dries out your skin and the chlorine can dry it out more, so in that scene it can improve your acne. ... (1 replies)
... It's a combination of chlorine and sun. Both are very drying. Unfortunately, they are also both bad for you and your skin. The chlorine is harsh and the sun causes cancer. Also, it will dry it out and eventually the oilyness will come back perhaps stronger than before. ... (3 replies)
... I've noticed several people say they had clear skin and only developed acne in recent years. It could be from the new diet drinks. If it sounds like you, maybe you could do a search for the posts. ... (0 replies)
... Neca, You bring up some good points, but you must realize that we don't live in THAT sterile of a society. I don't use antibiotic cleansers or hand gels of any sort, unlike some people (but most?). I don't detoxify through the use of supplements etc and most people don't either. I don't get sick and when I feel a slight symptom coming on...I just take a nap and it's... (53 replies)
Jun 7, 2005
... I use the clearasil oil free face wash, even after the acne went away because its so good for drying skin out. I use it about 3 times a day, mostly because the skin feels so fresh after using it. ... (4 replies)
Swimming and Acne
Mar 27, 2006
... Anyone here notice that swimming in a chlorine pool helps their acne? ... (2 replies)
... Have you guys noticed that after swimming in a water with chlorine your skin is dryer and acne is getting gone? ... (6 replies)
... country also and we have hard water, but we do have a softener, but when my dad doesnt go and get salt to put in it the water gets very hard and i notice that my acne gets worse and even my face texture and color. ... (3 replies)
... m gonna agree here actually. I remember swimming helping. Salt walter is the best but I think chlorine is fine. there are lots of people that would go the complete opposite way and say it's bad for you, I for one am PRO swimming! ... (5 replies)
Akward Acne Scar
Jul 15, 2004
... wierd how the pool water made me break out...this pool didn't have chlorine but something else, which i think did it... ... (1 replies)

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