Eczema is a form of dermatitis or inflammation of the epidermis (the outer layer of the skin).
The term eczema is broadly applied to a range of persistent skin conditions and usually occurs in delicate areas- hands, feet, face, wrists, and also’ where skin folds back on itself such as on the elbows, back of the knee, and behind the ear.
Eczema often referred to as atopic dermatitis affects a significant proportion of the population in Australia, especially children, with symptoms varying from mild to severe.
There are four main types of eczema:
The skin is commonly referred to as the “third lung” as it helps the lungs release CO2 and waste from the body.
If the lungs can’t do it well enough, the skin will compensate and release the toxins.
This may result in dryness and recurring skin rashes that are characterized by one or more of these symptoms :
Redness, skin edema (swelling),scaly and itchy, crusting, flaking, blistering, cracking, oozing, or bleeding.
Salt therapy helps relieve the symptoms of Eczema in a 100% natural and non- invasive way.
Sitting in our Salt Rooms exposes you to tiny salt particles that cleanse and detoxify the respiratory system.
The particles enter the upper airways and lower areas of the respiratory system by breathing normally in the Salt Rooms.
Salt has a natural ability to absorb, and holds a natural anti-bacterial, anti – inflammatory and anti-histamine properties. These help to:
Our Salt rooms contains an abundance of Negative Ions. The healing properties of Negative Ions have been researched and documented since the early 1900’s - here are some of the benefits they hold: