The Health Benefits of Rock Salt lamps


Salt lamps are essentially substantial piece of pure Himalayan Salt with a little bulb inside. They can be strong pieces of salt or beautiful wicker baskets loaded with expansive precious stones of salt.

It is essential to ensure that the light is from a pure Himalayan Crystal source and not a cheap imitation produced using rock salt.

Himalayan salt lights are produced using pure food grade, Himalayan salt crystals and can even be powdered to use as salt in formulas if necessary.

Make the air clean:

This is a very well-known benefit of salt lamps that they make the air clean. They help in making air free from pollen, smoke, dust, pollution, and other pollutants from the air. Majority of people use these salt lamps to keep the air clean. They have a hygroscopic power which purifies the air.

Minimizes asthma symptoms:

Rock salt lamps remove the tiny particles of dust, mold, pet dander, mildew and others which cannot be seen with the naked eye and hence reduce the symptoms of allergy and asthma. Even those who are confronting asthma can visibly feel the difference after putting these lamps in their room.

Cure and prevent cough:

Rock salt lamps remove all the pollutants from the air and make it germ-free. This way these lamps also help your body in filtering the air effectively and efficiently so that any harmful particle may not get inside your lungs and cause cough.

High energy level:

If you feel tired and fatigued all the time and also don’t know what the reason behind it is, just keep a rock salt lamp in your room or at the place where you spend most of your time. You would feel a prominent difference within a week.

Better mood:

Rock salt lamps naturally enhance your concentration and make your mood better and help you in getting relaxed at the end of a tiring day. They are great for improving your concentration and focus. This is due to the effect of the negative ions on your body which helps in improving oxygen and blood supply to the brain and other organs of the body. They provide a boost of serotonin and make your mood happy.

Cure seasonal disorders:

Negative ions generated by rock salt lamps help in improving energy, making your mood better and side by side its warm glow of sunshine is also affective in eliminating the symptoms of seasonal disorders.

Reduce static electricity in Air:

Although it’s not a health benefit at the very first glance, static is pesky stuff. It becomes the reason of depressions, frustration and embarrassment. It zaps you when you don’t expect it. It can give you a bad hair dry, makes it too hard to clean crumbs or coffee grounds off the kitchen counter. It can be a huge pain and rock salt lamps are natural way to neutralize the air particles which are affected by it,

Environment-friendly source of light:

Rock salt lamps are environment friendly. It is an estimate that the reserves from which this salt is mined measured somewhere between 80 and 600 million tons and is projected to stay there for at least 400 more years at the current rate of extraction.


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Alina Awan

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