Soft water is very beneficial for your health, especially when it comes to your skin and hair. Absent in soft water are the minerals and solids that render your soap insoluble and create soap scum, which will render your shampoo or body wash ineffective. Soft water enables you to form a deep lather so that your soap to go deeper into your skin to keep you clean and free from dirt and bacteria. Hard water also causes a loss of natural oils in your hair and skin, but soft water will easily reverse this. Because there are fewer minerals inside soft water, your skin will be able to retain more moisture. Hard water can damage your skin by depriving of natural oils, which causes your skin to become irritated and break out in a rash. Soft water is also beneficial for balancing the pH level in your hair so that it won’t be dry and frizzy. Hard water can also deprive your hair of its vigor and brightness. Buildup caused by hard water in your plumbing will also reduce your water pressure, which can make it more challenging to wash your hair, face, hands, etc.