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It is because your skin is covered with a natural oil called "sebum" when you are in he bathtub,pool,or washing dishes the sebum washes away and lets the water enter. That way your skin then becomes waterlogged. that causes it to swell. it only happens on your hands and feet because those are the only tow areas of your body with the least amount of sebum.

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