DEAD SEA SALT
Part : Salt deposit
country of origin : Israel
processing method : Extraction
certification : Organic, but Unable to certify Earth minerals
Calms itchy skin
Psoriasis & Eczema relief
Enhance hair growth
Soothes skin inflammation
Minimizes stretch marks
NUTRITIONAL CONTENT :
Collecting minerals from the Earth for more than 15 million years, the Dead Sea is ten times saltier than the ocean.
JUST SO YOU KNOW :
HEALTH BENEFITS INCLUDE :
The Dead Sea is located between Jordan, Israel, and Palestine, and it is more than 15 million years old. It is the most saline body of water in the world with far greater concentrations of minerals than any ocean. Its mineral compounds are significantly different than Ocean sea water, and it contains ten times more sale. Since ancient times, the waters of the Dead Sea, have been renowned for their therapeutic properties and healing qualities. People of long ago used it to naturally treat a variety of illnesses and skin conditions.
Bromides and Iodine are known to be present in Dead Sea Salt, along with other minerals in a dried form, such as Magnesium, Sodium, Calcium and Potassium. All these minerals work together to assist in relaxing the body and soothes to provide a sense of well being. The minerals are absorbed while soaking, stimulating blood circulation, which can help with pain symptoms of arthritis and gout. The high concentration of magnesium in Dead Sea salt help hydrate the skin, and reduce inflammation. Also, in combination with high concentrations of bromide, helps relieve allergic reactions of the skin. Dead Sea salt also helps for treating skin disorders such as acne, and psoriasis. Dead Sea salt can also help minimize stretch marks and cellulite, along with reducing wrinkles and smoothing the skin. Application in hair, and on scalp, enhances new hair growth, and helps eliminate dandruff.
The therapeutic effects of Dead Sea salt are derived from its supremely rich mineral composition. Though it contains more than 20 elements, these are the most abundant:
Magnesium – Involved in more than 300 essential reactions in your body including muscle movements, DNA repair, energy production, and cell signalling, magnesium is a powerful anti-inflammatory that also fights against depression, improves sleep, and strengthens bones. Dead Sea salt is comprised of between 31% and 35% magnesium chloride.
Potassium – An electrolyte with a positive charge that conducts electricity within the fluids in bodily cells, potassium is vital to hydration, heart rhythm, muscle contractions, and pH balance. It makes up 20% to 28% of Dead Sea salt.
Sodium – Sodium is an essential electrolyte needed for the absorption and transportation of nutrients, fluid balance, blood pressure, and the transmission of nerve signals. In Dead Sea salt, it makes up 3% to 8% of its mineral content.
Calcium – Playing a major role in healthy bones and teeth, calcium is also necessary to circulate the blood, release hormones, regulate body weight, and stabilize enzymes. Dead Sea salt is 0.1% to 0.5% calcium chloride.
Sulfates – Found in mineral springs and volcanic ash, sulfur helps synthesize proteins, supports cartilage and connective tissues, helps the body resist bacteria, and cleanses the body of toxins. It comprises 0.05% to 0.2% of Dead Sea salt.