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yes, salt is very drying! but during the hot summers, not swimming doesnt seem to be much of an option so before you go into the pool put conditioner in your hair... just enough to evenly distribute

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Q: Does swimming in a saltwater pool damage your hair?
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Can saltwater swimming pool damage the plaster?

No, salt does not damage the plaster. Improper water balance will.

Does swimming in saltwater or swimming pool damage your skin?

well swimming in saltwater is okay because saltwater is like natural water for our bodies. and with swimming pools, it has chlorine. all chlorine does is try to make the water as pure as possible. but chlorine has a weird smell and it can damage some parts but not that much.

Will the water in a saltwater swimming pool damage brick around the pool area?

No I have had bricks around my saltwater pool for years and they are still in good condition. there can however be some problems when it comes to the effect salt has on the mortar.

Does swimming in a chlorinated swimming pool damage your hair?

Yes, because the chlorine dries out your hair causing it to become brittle and fall out. It wont, unless you wash your hair after swimming.

Can you have an indoor saltwater swimming pool?


Is there a difference in swimming in a saltwater pool vs a freshwater pool?


Is it okay to shampoo your hair in a pool or will it damage the balance of the pH or the filter?

Damage you hair is more like it. The chlorine is very bad for your hair and should be rinsed after swimming. A: Not a good idea to shampoo in the hair in the pool. You are contaminating the water.

Can dogs swim in a saltwater swimming pool?


How long does green hair last from swimming in a pool?

Not aware that a swimming pool had green hair.

Why does swimmers shower after swimming?

Swimmers take a shower after swimming because there is chlorine in the pool. It can damage their hair and skin. They want to get them off.

Do you have to drain your swimming pool when converting it from a saltwater pool to a chlorine pool?

No, a saltwater pool is already a chlorine pool. ALL CHLORINE EVENTUALLY BECOMES SALT. Every pool that has ever had chlorine in it has salt in it.

What is the optimum saltwater level in a swimming pool?

That depends on the saltwater chlorination system you are using check with the manufacturer.

Can you swap your above ground pool to a saltwater pool?

Yes, it's easy! Just add a saltwater chlorinator between the filter pump and the pool intlet. Then add pool salt. Follow the directions in the manual and you will be swimming in your saltwater pool in 24 hours.

Why do swimmers take a shower after they have been swimming?

Swimmers take a shower after swimming because all the chemicals in the pool can damage their hair and skin and the chemicals are very bad for your hair and skin.

Is sodium absorbed through the skin by swimming in a saltwater pool?

Not at all.

What are the risks of swimming?

drowning,this can include a fear of water and or even death choke on water if you are swimming in pool with salt or chlorine water this can rec and damage your hair

Is swimming in a saltwater swimming pool like swimming in the ocean?

Sorry, but swimming in a saltwater pool is a lot different than swimming in the ocean. In the ocean, pollutants like oil, gasoline, and trash combine with fish urine and dead animals. Another big difference in a pool is that there are no waves! In the ocean, rip tides and tidal waves are a big part of the ocean's cycle. In your pool, waves are non-existent.

What kind of salt do you use for your saltwater pump on your swimming pool?

sodium chloride

Can you add a saltwater system to a ProSeries 14 X 42 Metal Frame Swimming Pool with Deluxe Kit?

Yes, you can add a clear saltwater system to a ProSeries 14' X 42" Metal Frame Swimming Pool.

Can saltwater marine life survive in a salt water pool?

In a typical saltwater swimming pool nothing living other then micro organisms should be able to survive. In a saltwater pool with water, filtration and components designed for marine life, they could.

How do you winterize an in-ground saltwater swimming pool?

To make sure it doesn't crystallize?

Will you hair go green if you go swimming after you dye your hair?

The chlorine in the swimming pool caused your hair to turn green

Can you put webkinz in a swimming pool?

yes you can put it in the pool. However, it may damage it.

Does swimming in a chlorine pool damage your hair?

Yes, the chemicals dry and damage your hair and may turn it green. Always apply a conditioner to your hair and wear a swim cap (maybe two) to prevent the chlorine from seeping in. After you swim, you should also wash your hair.

Does non permament hair dye come out in the swimming pool?

Yes and the swimming pool will make it fade much faster.