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Could Hard Water Be Causing Your Acne? | + Waterless Cleansing


See the original post at Banish here.

I love to travel. But I also hate to travel, and this is mostly because I know my skin freaks the FLIP out when I travel. This is for a variety of reasons, like the overall stress of traveling, or a change in climate, or pollution, different food choices, etc.

However, a change in water can also cause a change in our skin, and when we travel to different places and experience breakouts, this might be the dirty little culprit. Heck, it might even be the culprit of your breakouts at home ... if you have hard water.

Hard water

Hard water, as opposed to soft water, has a higher-than-normal mineral content, particularly calcium and magnesium. This occurs when groundwater seeps through the soil and rocks. Not only does hard water contain these elements that may end up being detrimental to your health, but it may also be bad for your skin.

1. Hard water makes your skin dry. When the hard water comes in contact w