PO Box 415, Petersburg, AK 99833, USA

Member Program

Since 2017

©2019 by Working Against Violence for Everyone- W.A.V.E. 

How to Protect Skin and Hair from the Pool

May 14, 2019

   
     Swimming can be so enjoyable. It's a great all-body workout that can be enjoyed alone, with family, and friends. For some, it can give a sweet silence to be underwater. Swimming is not weight-bearing, it's easy on the joints for those who suffer from joint pain and discomfort. It is also great for pregnant women.
     

 I regret to say even an activity this amazing has a few side effects. Chlorine in the water can leave you with dry itchy skin and brittle hair. This may not seem too bad for an activity that can be so gratifying. For others like me, this is a deal-breaker. I have eczema so itching more than I already do and super dry skin do not appeal to me. I love swimming so much I stay for hours when I do get in. This video made me happy, I can do what I love while protecting my skin and hair. Hopefully, this video will help you or someone you know protects their body's biggest organ (skin), and hair. 

Please reload

Our Recent Posts

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month the theme for this year is 1 Thing. The idea is that everyone can do 1 thing and Awareness + Action = Soc...

Domestic Violence Awareness Month "1 Thing"

September 30, 2019

Letter from Annette:
We wanted to reach out to our supporters and update you on some news that impacts WAVE. As you remember In 2016 WAVE applied for...

Funding Updates for WAVE

September 13, 2019

5 Massage Facts

September 3, 2019

1/1
Please reload

Tags

Please reload