Jump to content
Acne.org
Search In
Find results that contain...
Find results in...

Recommended Posts

Ok i have very mild acne, however ever since i developed it (2 years ago) 70% of the time when i get out of the shower I'll develop a rash all over my face. Currently im using the gentle cetaphil cleanser, but i've recieved rashes from pretty much every facial cleansinng product, especially neutrogena products. I'll initially wash my face with very luke warm water then wash off the facial product with very cool water, so I dont think it's the water temp. Could it be ingredients in the water? any suggestions would be VERY handy cause my derm had no idea what to tell me..

alex

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You could be reacting to the chlorine in the water. Which could be easily taken care of with a filter. Or you could just be sensitive to SA in neutrogena? I don't think Cetaphil has that. Don't use any cleanser in the shower and see if it's the water. That would be an easy way of figuring it out. Then get filter if that is the case. Good luck.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

i have heard that crap can grow in the shower head like bacteria and what not, as six of nine mentioned, there is some type of filter that you can buy that is supposed to cut this out. i'm not sure if this is what's happening or not though.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Personalized Advice Quiz - All of Acne.org in just a few minutes

×