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Exercise/Sports How Will Swimming in a Pool Affect My Acne? Swimming in a chlorinated pool has the potential to dry and irritate the skin. On the other hand, disinfecting chemicals in swimming pools are antibacterial, and acne is, in part, a bacterial disease. The bottom line is: don't be afraid to swim in a pool, but take necessary precautions. September 03,2018
Exercise/Sports How Will Swimming in Seawater Affect My Acne? Swimming in the ocean or sea should not negatively affect acne. However, be gentle with your skin when you are drying off, time your swimming activities so you are not over-washing your skin, and protect your skin from overexposure to the sun. September 04,2018
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