Beneficial Properties: Himalayan Pink Salt has a rich mineral content that includes over 84 minerals and trace elements such as: calcium, magnesium, potassium, copper and iron. This salt is recognized for its beautiful pink color, high mineral content, and its therapeutic properties. Regular consumption of Himalayan Pink Salt provides essential minerals, trace elements, balances electrolytes, supports proper nutrient absorption, eliminates toxins, balances the body’s pH, normalizes blood pressure, and increases circulation and conductivity. It can also assist with relief from arthritis, skin rashes, psoriasis, herpes, and flu and fever symptoms."
What makes Himalayan Salt healthier than Table Salt?
Himalayan salts contain a massive 84 minerals and trace elements such as copper, potassium, magnesium, calcium and iron to name only a few - the pink colour in the salt is due to the Iron content within the salt.
Himalayan salts helps eliminate toxins from the body, helps circulation, and helps to balance the body's PH levels (acid/alkaline balance ), keeps the nervous system working correctly and keeps your muscles in tact as well as relaxing muscles.
The tiny mineral particles in the Himalayan sea salt are metabolized easily inside your body to help the human cells function correctly.
It is not only health and culinary reasons that people like to use this sea salt, people also like to bath in these salts and use them for therapeutic purposes.
How Do People Use Himalayan Pink Salts?
You can use Himalayan salts just as you would any other salt to season food. Some people find that less salt is actually needed because the taste is so good.
People also use Himalayan salts in bath water or to help in nasal irrigation and cleansing the sinuses..
There are places in the world where there are salt clinics based inside salt mines where people with congestive disorders go to be cured.
The salt mines help to clear out their bronchial tubes and sinuses because it is an 'negative ion environment' - salt is also naturally anti-bacterial.
Who could imagine that being inside a huge salt filled cave could be so good for your breathing over the air we breathe outside.
There are even clinics which mimic the inside of the salt mines to help people with respiratory diseases. This is because the real salt mines have been so successful in helping relieve symptoms for thousands of people.