What is Himalayan Salt?
Himalayan Salt is a pure naturally occurred pink coloured salt which was founded in the colossal salt mine known as the Khewra Salt Mine which is situated in the city of Jhelum, Pakistan. The Khewra Salt Mine is most famous for being the largest and the oldest salt mine in the world. Himalayan Salt is in fact the purest form of salt there is. It has been formed over millions of years from the constant evaporation of water bodies. Himalayan Salt is best known for its health benefits both mental and physical through consumption and through product such as the Himalayan Salt Lamp which emits light releasing its minerals and properties into the atmosphere.
Based on research, there are more than a hundred minerals and trace elements in Himalayan Salt.
Detoxification of the body:
The addition of 84 plus minerals in which potassium, iron, and calcium are also included aids the detoxifying function of your body and makes it quicker and more effective. The presence of such minerals also causes the removal of bacteria from your body.
Due to table salt being highly processed and containing so many additives it can potentially cause harm to the body by causing high blood pressure, stroke and even heart disease. This is due to the body being put under a lot of stress to break down the many different additives in the table salt. For this reason, Himalayan Salt has emerged as the better alternative for consumption. As Himalayan Salt does not obtain any additives it does not cause stress on the body when consumed.