Dead Sea Salts are unique and famous for their apparent healing and therapeutic properties, being higher in therapeutic minerals than ordinary sea salt particularly Magnesium, Potassium & Bromides. Dead Sea Minerals have been used therapeutically by psoriasis and eczema suffers for many years as a natural treatment to relieve symptoms.
The Dead Sea contains over 30 minerals. Many of these are found in no other sea or ocean and some are recognized for imparting a relaxed feeling, nourishing the skin, activating the circulatory systems and for easing rheumatic discomfort and metabolic & skin disorders.
The Dead Sea contains ten times more salts and minerals than the Mediterranean Sea.
Sodium ions remove dead skin and improve its permeability. After penetrating into the skin, they bind the water and generate a feeling of suppleness, ideal for of very dry skin.
Magnesium concentrations found in the Dead Sea are fifteen times higher than salts in other seas. Magnesium is essential for cell metabolism. For instance, a significant deficit in Magnesium has been discovered in the skin of patients with psoriasis. Magnesium supposedly affects the ripening of skin cells of psoriasis patients. In cases of bronchi, Magnesium is believed to work as anti- allergic agent.
Potassium improves the oxidation and regulates the electrical process of the muscles and the nervous system. Asthma patients have been known to report good results from inhaling the salt vapours.
Bromide concentration is 50 times higher than common salts. Thus having a very relaxing effect!
Iodine is necessary for the production of the hormone thyroxin, and is vital for both energy and cell metabolism.
Calcium is necessary in strengthening cell membranes and cleansing the pores. In addition it is vital for production and maintenance of healthy teeth and bones, together with regulating the heart muscles and nerves.
Zinc Plays a role in enzymatic regulation of cell proliferation.
Uses: Dead Sea Salts are ideal for use in bath salts, salt scrubs, home use, & professional spa therapy use. They are a standard ingredient for the cosmetic bath and spa industry.