The Dead Sea’s abundance of therapeutic properties has led many to travel to its shores and soak in the majestic waters. While it’s known to benefit the whole body from the inside out, usage as the treatment for an array of skin conditions is particularly popular and promising. The unique composition of the water helps it to penetrate the skin deeply without causing irritation. This is because the salt from The Dead Sea contains more than 21 minerals, all of which have been proven to nourish and treat skin in a variety of ways, leading to improved hydration and rejuvenation, allowing feeling and looking healthier
Medical Benefits – Dead Sea Salt & Minerals
Acne – is one of the most common skin disorders of all. In fact, roughly 80% of all adolescents suffer from it at some point in their lives. Pure Dead Sea salt is very high in sulfur, which has been proven to work as a powerful cleanser used to treat and prevent blemishes and reduce and soothe skin inflammation.
Psoriasis – Various studies have also proven that Dead Sea salt has tremendous healing effects on psoriasis. Working in a variety of ways to alleviate discomfort, Dead Sea salt helps to strengthens skin tissue, improve blood circulation, eliminate toxins and balance the skin’s natural pH levels.
Healthier Skin – Dead Sea salt can also help to treat eczema by exfoliating dead skin cells, rehydrating the skin and restoring depleted minerals. This aids in calming any itch, pain or other side effects, as well as disinfecting the treated area. The antiseptic properties of the Dead Sea salt remove irritants and impurities, which can greatly reduce the number of skin infections.