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Why does my water make me feel slimy?

Why does my water make me feel slimy?

Hard water contains dissolved calcium and magnesium that naturally collects as water flows over and erodes the rock beneath it. These hardness minerals then make their way through your plumbing and shower-head, leaving behind a scaly white residue as the water dries.

Why does stored water get slimy?

When such water is stored in a vessel, these fine suspended matter settle to the bottom very slowly, and form a coating on the inner surface of the vessel. This coating is slimy to touch because it consists of very fine dust which is wet also.