We already discussed about rock salt with sugar cane juice 2 days back.Now lets learn more about rock salt origin and helpfulness.The primary difference between rock salt and ordinary table salt is the size. Rock salt forms in very large, chunky crystals, as opposed to the small crystals seen in table salt.Rock Salt is a chemical sedimentary rock that forms from the evaporation of ocean or saline lake waters. It is also known by the mineral name "halite". It is rarely found at Earth's surface, except in areas of very arid climate. It is often mined for use in the chemical industry or for use as a winter highway treatment. Some halite is processed for use as a seasoning for food. The salt from the Himalayas is known as "white gold." Together with pure spring water, Himalayan Crystal Salt offers all the natural elements exactly identical to the elements in your body -- the very same elements originally found existing in the "primal sea."
Good quality rock salt can be obtained from certain places. This has many health benefits and also helps in treating many disorders. The following are some health benefits of rock salt.
- Oxygen flow can be improved by burning the rock salt candles or lamps. Lamps of rock salt release negative free ions that triggers the oxygen flow.
- Oxygen flow also improves the mood and is useful in treating the seasonal affective disorder.
- Colored smoke released by the rock salt lamps helps in the relaxation. This also helps in managing and treating stress.
- Rock salt stimulates digestion and also improves appetite.
- Bowel functioning is improved and also acidity is reduced.
- It is also used for curing various respiratory disorders and also conditions. Ailments like allergies, asthma, common cold are treated effectively with rock salt.
- This salt kills the bacteria present in the airway and flushes out mucus present.
- Sinus inflammation is also reduced by rock salt.
- Rock salt contains many minerals that are essential for the body. These minerals increase the immune system.
- It contains iron, magnesium, copper and, calcium that are essential for many organs of the body. It also contains more than 50 additional minerals that are beneficial for the body.