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Himalayan Salt Lights

Himalayan Salt Lights

deshawna 09/10/2017 0
    What is a Himalayan Salt Lamp? Salt Lights, or Himalayan Salt Lamp, are large pieces of salt mined from the cave walls of the Himalayan Mountains; which were formed by an ancient ocean that dried up. The salt produced is high in mineral content, and can be ground to edible salts or made into what we know as salt lamps.  To create a salt lamp, the salt is cut or decoratively carved, holes drilled inside to insert a light-kit, and often put on a safe from erosion wooden base or basket. In addition to creating a decorative accent that brings the nature indoors, it produces a soft, warm, and w...
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What is Reiki?

What is Reiki?

Loren 02/09/2017 0
 What is Reiki? Reiki is a form of energy healing that utilizes focused intent to remove blocks or stagnant energy and correct/restore balance to the various systems within the body. The goal of this article is to explain to some degree how this works, and what it can do for you!  What is the Spiritual Body? While there are other modes of thought that suggest there are more, the Naturopathic approach believes that every living thing is made up of three bodies: The Physical, the Emotional, and the Spiritual. The Emotional and Spiritual bodies are, obviously, non-tangible, and may simply represe...
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The Benefits of Salt Therapy

The Benefits of Salt Therapy

Loren 27/07/2017 0
    What is Salt Therapy? Many Americans have never heard of Halotherapy, a form of Dry Aerosol Salt Therapy. What that means is that pharmaceutical grade salt is ground down, using a machine called a Halogenerator, to 0.5 microns and pumped into the air. With the salt particles that small, they are able to penetrate deep into your lungs/sinuses and begins to break down mucus and fluid build-ups.  Salt therapy is especially helpful for people who suffer from respiratory problems.   A Brief History of Salt Therapy This industry essentially began in 1843 in Poland, when Dr. Felix Bochkowsky, the...
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