The Amazing Benefits of Dead Sea Salt!

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The Amazing Benefits of Dead Sea Salt!

Located on the border between Jordan and Israel, the Dead Sea contains a higher salt content than other bodies of water in the world. As a result, it is unable to support most life, but it provides a number of benefits to humans and is an amazing natural resource.

Dead Sea Salt

Minerals are carried to the Dead Sea by the rivers that empty into it and are then trapped there because there are no outlets. The mineral content is so high that human bodies are lighter than the water making them naturally buoyant. The salty water and minerals of the Dead Sea are good for the skin and provide natural healing power. 

Due to the heat of the area, Dead Sea Salt condenses quickly and can be collected without mining, separating, or processing. This means the salt is pure and natural, and the collecting of it is not harmful to the environment. The remote location also contributes to the purity of the salt and minerals because the area is free of pollution, allergens, and outside contamination. The resulting salt is free of chemicals and a bright, beautiful white.


  • 1754 miles long 
  • 1847 miles wide
  • Three million years old
  • Almost ten times more salty than ocean water
  • 340g of salt per liter of water
  • The shoreline is the lowest point of dry land on earth at 1,300 feet below sea level
  • Seven million tons of water evaporates every day
  • Salinity ranges between 26 and 35 percent
  • Four inches of rainfall per year on average
  • Three feet of water lost per year 


The unique blend of minerals and salt found in the Dead Sea are helpful in treating skin ailments and more. People travel to the Dead Sea from throughout the world seeking its healing properties. Use Dead Sea Salt to exfoliate your skin by rubbing it over your body while your skin is wet. This improves circulation and removes particles of dead skin. Add Dead Sea Salt to your bath water for a relaxing and rejuvenating experience. The salt can also be mixed with conditioner to add body to hair. Dead Sea Salt is excellent for relaxation, exfoliation, and rejuvenation and can be used for facials, salt scrubs, mud masks, and soaks. 


Dead Sea Salt has numerous benefits and improves:

  • Dandruff
  • Eczema
  • Dry skin
  • Stress
  • Acne
  • Muscle aches
  • Fibromyalgia 
  • Prevents hair loss
  • Psoriasis
  • Hives
  • Joint inflammation
  • Fatigue
  • Arthritis
  • Slows skin aging
  • Calms nervous system

Healing Power

Your skin faces the elements and protects your body everyday; taking some time to give it a little extra care is worth the effort. Dead Sea salt is wonderful for the skin and exfoliates dead cells, encourages growth of new skin cells, and helps the skin look young and healthy. It also helps relieve tension, muscle soreness, and other conditions when used in a hot, relaxing bath.

There are many benefits to the wonderful, natural salt found in the Dead Sea. Explore the wonders of this amazing natural resource and experience its benefits for yourself. 

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