Himalayan salt is mined from the Southern bed that underlies the Pothohar Plateau of the Himalayas Ranges, Pakistan. It is found in the impure form and the impurities give the salt a beautiful pink shade. Because of the color, it is also famously known as Himalayan pink salt. It’s from Precambrian Age or more than 4 billion years old when planet Earth initially came into being. With a history going back to Earth's creation, Himalayan salt is considered to be made out of dried leftovers of the first, base ocean.
Illuminating Property of Salt
Himalayan pink salt is an internationally acclaimed salt because of its numerous astonishing properties. First of all its eye-catching colors which vary from shades of rose pink to amber pink and from ash red to off-white make it quite noteworthy. The breathtaking colors act as catalyze to highlight the salt’s illuminating properties.
More specifically, when the salt reacts with any external source such as light/fire, its pink color got blend with the light and shows a mesmerizing illuminating effect. Himalayan salt is thus molded into making such products which show such effect by putting light in the center of the molded salt chunk. When the pink, red or off-white shades of the salt get blend with the light of the lamp, it gives beautiful effect.
One of the best selling salt products which show illuminating effect is various types of Himalayan salt lamps.
Himalayan Salt Lamps
Salt lamps are produced using salt collected from the Khewra Salt Mine in Pakistan. They are made using natural methods and that’s why they provide an absolute sustainability. There is so harm or hazardous waste involved in the manufacturing of these beautiful lamps which automatically give them a few extra points. No doubt, salt lamps have idiosyncratic look and transmit a pink warm glow when turn on. They have uncountable health benefits.
Other salt products include Himalayan salt bricks, artifacts, bowls and baskets, adhesive, frames, cooking slabs, spa bars and others.