Eyes and skin can become irritated after spending time in the pool for various reasons. Out of balance pool parameter, specifically pH, can cause eye and skin irritation in swimmers. A build-up of contaminants in pool water can also create chloramines (a chlorine smell) and contribute to eye/skin irritation.
- Keep pool water balanced according to suggested parameters.
- Backwash filter when necessary
- Shock pool weekly to destroy contaminants*
*such as perspiration, suntan lotions, hair sprays, body oils, urine, pet dander, and cosmetics.