Himalayan Health Blog

What are Salt Lamps?

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Salt lamps are large pieces of pure Himalayan Salt with a small bulb inside or they can be decorative baskets filled with large crystals of salt. The importance of negative ions... Salt lamps are natural negative ion generators. At any given time, there are both positive and negative ions in the air. “An ion is an atom or molecule in which the total number of electrons is not equal to the total number of protons, giving the atom a net positive or negative electrical charge.” Negative ions occur more often in nature and they are often created by things like...

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PRESS RELEASE Cape Town 2 July 2018

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PRESS RELEASE DATE: 2 JULY NO EMBARGO Himalayan Salt Cooking The official launch of Himalayan Salt Cooking by the Salty Sistas was a runaway success as SaltPur, the President Hotel Cape Town, Pierre Jourdan MCC, Haute Cabrière wines and S. Pellegrino mineral water came together to create an of exquisite evening of pink salt and fine beverage feasting. Salt has been part of human history for thousands of years and has become a key ingredient in the contemporary human diet. Nowadays, the most common salt to be found is white table salt – a refined and bleached salt produced from...

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Now Available Country Wide!!!

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BUY IT NOW YOUTUBE CHANNEL Now Available from: EXCLUSIVE BOOKS: Menlyn, Rosebank Mall, Claremont, Hyde Park, Ballito, Sandton City, Victoria Wharf, Killarney Mall, Canal Walk, Getaway, Bedford Centre, Somerset, Cape Town Duty Free (International Airport), Nicolway, Dainfern, Table Bay, Midlands Mall. BARGAIN BOOKS: Tablebay Mall, Willowbridge, Durbanville, Cape Gate. SCOOBS THEATRE OF BOOKS CASCADES BOOKSHOP ADAMS BOOKSELLERS: Musgrave Centre. WILSTAN BOOKS HARGRAVES LIBRARY WORDSWORTH: Willowbridge, Somerset Mall, Garden Centre, Sea Point. LOOT.CO.ZA HIMALAYAN SALT COOKING  By Salty SistasAuthor - Liezel Maree Explore our entire Himalayan salt cooking range. Enjoy easy to follow recipes, with lots of tips and tricks. Full colour photographs by professional food...

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How to tell if your Himalayan Salt Lamp is Real or Fake...

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How to tell if your Himalayan Salt Lamp is Real or Fake...

  Does your Himalayan Salt Lamp attract moisture? Himalayan Lamps are naturally Hygroscopic and attracts moisture. What you will notice with a real Himalayan salt lamp is it crying or leaking, it’s supposed to do this. If your salt lamp doesn’t do this it’s probably fake. This is exactly the reason we place the '15watt pygmy oven globes' inside of the lamps, to keep them warm and help protect them against weeping. Check that your Himalayan Salt Lamp is producing a soft glow. Himalayan Salt Lamps will glow anywhere from a light (almost white) pink to a dark amber orange because...

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Are the spices in your cupboard harming your family?

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Are the spices in your cupboard harming your family?

What’s the big deal about MSG? And why are health fanatics up in arms about irradiated foods? When you found out that your grocery cupboard is full of harmful food, you probably got quite disturbed. Want to know more? If you haven’t read up on this topic, here’s the gist of it. MSG is an excitotoxin that causes irreparable damage to your brain. This chemical can be found in fast foods, tin food, condiments and many of the spice mixes found in shops. Radiating any kind of food is a requirement for imports and prolonged preservation. Authorities claim that this...

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