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Why do my eyes have an allergic reaction when I shower?

It’s not my shampoo and it irritates my eyes and they turn red and puffy and sting.
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3191940 tn?1447268717
Same here!  For about 30 minutes after I shower, no matter what, my eyes are puffy and red, and very sensitive.  I think it's the chemicals in the water.  I live in Florida, so weather doesn't change all that much, but when I lived in Missouri, they would change the level of chlorine and other chemicals in the city water depending on whether it was very warm or very cold.  I could always tell when the chemicals increased.

Are you able to open your eyes underwater in a swimming pool? I can't at all, and I wonder if some people's eyes are just more sensitive to chemical changes than others.
20895295 tn?1585904154
There may be some allergens in the water that cause a reaction, and it affects your eyes. Try using filtered water.
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