Beauty Benefits of Soft Water
Have you ever been cleaning your home, and somewhere you discover little white specs on your showerhead, faucets, or silverware? Those itty bitty dots are the tell-tale signs of hard water. How can water, a liquid, be considered “hard”? Having hard water means that the water coming straight from the tap has a higher content of minerals. Those include calcium, limestone, and magnesium.
This may not seem like a big deal. However, hard water can wreak havoc on skin and hair. Your Beauty and health are essential and hard water can cause, or worsen, issues like:
- dry scalp, and hair
- clogged pores
- acne, and
Hard water doesn’t dissolve soap properly. So, it may lead to soap scum on the skin and clog your pores, causing acne. Hard water has the potential to dry out the skin. This can lead to increased oil production, which causes acne. The unwanted hard water minerals, when mixed with the excess oil production, can cause a chemical reaction that also leads to acne.
So, we know hard water leads to damaged hair. But how? Well, the high mineral content causes a loss of lather in shampoo. Also, hard water doesn’t rinse as clean as soft water. So, it may lead to product build-up.
Do you wish for hard water harmony in your home? Think again! An eco-friendly solution to your hard water dilemma is salt crystals or pellets. These babies can get soft water flowing throughout your entire home. What it does is create an environment where the mineral content of the water flows through your tap lessens.
- relieves us from dry hair and skin conditions, like psoriasis.
- Softens skin. Because of soap lathers and rinses more easily.
- Soothes the scalp and rinses clean, preventing build-up products like thick creamy conditioners.
You can see the visible signs of hard water built up around your home. But, to know for sure, you can ask your water company for a free water hardness test. After that, contact us for more information and support in creating soft water in your home.