Before modern-day medicine, people across the world used salt to heal themselves. Himalayan salt contains every single one of the 84 essential minerals to sustain human life and is extremely pure and toxin free, due to the environment in which it forms. The purity of Himalayan Salt is maintained even through the mining process since it is extracted by hand, the use of dynamite is strictly prohibited in the mines.
The benefits of Himalayan Salt for health are numerous and it is believed to alleviate the symptoms of a variety of conditions. It is also used extensively and effectively in beauty and personal hygiene products.
A study conducted at the University of Graz, Austria, found that people who drank water containing Himalayan salt (a solution called Sole), on a daily basis, experienced remarkable improvements in their overall health. Improved respiratory conditions and organ functions, sleeping better and more energy, weight loss and enhanced nail and hair growth were the main improvements reported.
Himalayan salt contains such a powerful healing properties that an underground hospital has been carved out of the salt mountains in Wieliczka, Poland for asthmatics and patients with allergies and lung disorders. Out of the several thousand patients who have been treated there, their success rate is over 90%!
Salt Lamps – Salt crystal t light & candle holders and Himalayan salt crystal products have become a very important issue in Central Europe over the past few years. As a crystal lamp, Himalayan salt crystal lamps not only creates an especially radiant lights but also has a very positive and profound effect on our personal well-being.
Himalayan salt crystal lamps are recommended by numerous Feng Shui Experts as well as by renowned architects for improving our working and living environments.
Our Himalayan Salt Lamps are mined and produced in the Himalayan region, an area rich in the mineral deposits that give our lamps their unique and attractive colours, Himalayan natural salt crystal lamps are made from crystals of Himalayan salt, which has laid below ground for around 260 million years. It is brought to the surface from depths ranging from 700-1100 meters by traditional mining methods which maintain the benefits of natural rock salt and which protect it from possible contamination.
Once mined, the crystals are fashioned entirely by hand, not in a factory but in small village workshops where the highly-skilled craftsman use their age-old family skills to produce work of outstanding natural beauty. Because all of the work is carried out by hand, and because the crystals from which the lamps are made are themselves variable, each lamp is unique in design, colour and weight. The natural substances of rock salt crystal determine the wonderful look of the crystal. For example, iron imparts a red tone and manganese contributes yellow and orange.