Salt Lamps For Your Health
Are you or your loved one suffering from any allergy? Is there a lot of static electricity in your house? Does your work make you sit in front of a computer for an unusual number of hours? Do you work under fluorescent lighting? All these things generate an abundance of positive ions, also called electric smog. All the electronic gadgets invented to make our life more comfortable are creating health problems. Some modern building materials, forced air ventilation, fluorescent lighting, and computer terminals are hazardously affecting our physical and emotional state. Using salt lamps can change the way you feel.
Scientific studies have shown that once a bulb heats salt in the lamps, it produces negative ions which expand up to 300%. Salt lamps are maintenance free, beautiful, and a natural alternative in improving air quality. Negative ions stimulate the functions of autonomic nerves, strengthen the bodies immune system, improves metabolism, and cleanses the air of moulds and dust. Salt lamps are known to alleviate tension and promote better sleep. People who have asthma can use salt lamps which add negative ions in the air as well as remove the airborne pollutants.
The salt in the lamps is from the Himalayas. These lamps come in various shapes and sizes. Designer salt lamps are also available to embellish the home decor. These lamps are supposed to be kept on 24*7, and as the salt melts, negative ions are emitted. Salt lamps are a great choice to put in a child’s room as they not only help to have a peaceful sleep but also give off a soothing glow for children to enjoy.
Salt lamps are being widely being used around the globe in medical treatment centres and holistic spas. Various allergies and disorders, including bronchitis, emphysema, and asthma, are known to have been treated with the utilization of salt lamps. People find the light of natural salt lamps to be calming; the negative ions have an energizing and stimulating effect, purifying the air and thereby benefiting our health. Not only that, but these lamps are also great for improving concentration. The negative ions produced, increase the blood and oxygen supply to the brain and other organs as well as provide a boost of serotonin - which literally makes us happy.
Additionally, salt lamps are environment-friendly. While approximately 80-600 million tons of HPS is mined, it is said to last up to 350 years. The base of these lamps is fashioned from sustained wood like neem. Also, some salt lamps use a low-wattage bulb that consumes less energy while some lamps are powered by candles.
When it comes to buying salt lamps, the size of the crystal determines the coverage. This means that smaller lamps are suitable for average bedrooms while larger lamps are better for spacious rooms, including the living rooms or study rooms. If you aren’t able to find larger lamps suitable for your rooms, you can always use multiple lamps which will provide the same effect. Invest today in salt lamps and improve your health and personal environment. Check out some of our natural crystal salt products and get the best item for you.