The Himalayan salt lamp are growing in popularity because they provide a number of health benefits making it worth having one around, and that`s you may see them in a stores or a friend’s home. Beautiful and highly decorative, these lamps make for lovely decor as well as enhancing your wellbeing.
They are made from a chunk of Himalayan salt. The inside is hollowed out and a bulb is placed inside. You may have also seen some that look like a basket with the salt crystals inside .
These salt lamps provides the excellent benefit of cleaning the air you breathe that can help you feel better on a regular basis. This is great for everyone, but especially for people with respiratory issues or allergies.
Using a Himalayan salt lamp is like bringing the outdoors inside. Have you ever noticed that you feel better by spending time outside, especially if you are nearby water, like an ocean or waterfall? The same is true for after a rainstorm. This is because the air is filled with negative ions. Negative ions are good.
To give you some perspective, in locations such as the beach, there are up to 10,000 negative ions per cubic centimeter. A place such as a city will be as low as 100 ions per cubic centimeter.
Positive ions are a result of electronic equipment in our environments such as computers, televisions, microwaves, etc. They may cause problems such as allergies, increased bodily stress and insomnia. Generally, too many positive ions in the air can make you feel sluggish and stuffy. They can also impact your health by causing increased nervousness, sleep interruptions, increased brain fog, increased free radical accumulation in your body and increased bodily stress.That`s why is very important to neutralize the positive ions in your air.