Products from the Dead Sea
The Dead Sea is located in the Israel and Jordan. For centuries people have known about its incredible healing waters. The power of the Dead Sea comes from its extremely high mineral and salt content, 33% compared to only 3% in the ocean.
Product made from muds, minerals and salts have been found to provide great skin benefits. They promote a proper balance of moisture in the skin. They also promote healing; cleanse the skin, and aide in relaxation. They are even believed to help prevent allergies.
Quiet a few products are derived from the Dead Sea. Salts and minerals make brines and bath salts. Many people use the mud in either its wet or dry clay form for facials and body muds. Even dry powder, lotions and shampoos can be made from Dead Sea products.
Salts from the Dead Sea have been shown to help various skin conditions including psoriasis, eczema and seborrhea. Regular baths in these high mineral salts may improve skin condition and reduce problematic symptoms. Bathing in Dead Sea salts three to four times per week for several weeks has been shown to decrease scaling and itching in a majority of psoriasis patients. Only unrefined Dead Sea salts contain the necessary mineral count. Salts that are pure white with a bleached look may be refined with the many of the helpful minerals removed.
Dead Sea muds and clays remove impurities. They may also help skin retain its moisture. They will exfoliate the skin and remove dead skin cells. These muds also tighten skin as they dry revealing a more youthful appearance. Dead Sea mud may help with other problems as well such as cellulite, pain from arthritis and much more.