Hay Fever (also known as Allergic Rhinitis) is an allergic inflammation of the nasal airways.
It occurs when grasses (or grass bases plants) shed their pollen into the air, and it is absorbed by individuals with a sensitized immune system.
Hay fever can be separated into two types: seasonal and perennial.
Seasonal usually occurs during pollen seasons (usually caused by allergies to grass, weed or tree pollens) and usually develops after the age of 6.Perennial Hay Fever is felt throughout the year (usually caused by allergies to house dust mites, moulds or animal hairs). and is more commonly found in younger children.Allergic rhinitis (hay fever) affects around 1 in 5 people in Australia and New Zealand. It can affect children and adults.
The Increase in histamine production, leads to a range and severity of symptoms which varies from person to person:
Complications of allergic rhinitis may include:
Salt therapy helps relieve the symptoms of Hay Fever in a 100% natural and non- invasive way.
Sitting in the 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 contain 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: