What is a Himalayan Rock Salt Lamp?
Himalayan Rock Salt Lamps are made from pink salt crystals mined from the edge of the Himalayan Mountains—the only place where you can acquire authentic Himalayan pink salt.
However, the lamps themselves range in color from light pink to pink with an orange hue, depending on the mineral concentration.
The pink Himalayan salt crystals are mined, then hollowed out and fitted with a bulb and wooden base to provide both light and heat.
Himalayan salt rock lamps also come in baskets of crystal salt chunks and blocks with a light underneath.
People use these salt crystal lamps for a number of different reasons:
Their soothing, pink glow can stimulate deep relaxation.
They make an attractive and organic-feeling addition to home décor, creating a more balanced and mindful space.
Salt lamps lamps are essentially large pieces of pure Himalayan Salt in natural and crafted shapes with a small bulb inside. They can be solid pieces of salt or decorative baskets filled with large crystals / chunks of salt . They offer a nice warm glow when lit and may be beneficial for indoor air quality.
These soothing Salt lamps may also help boost mood and energy levels, especially for those with Seasonal Affective Disorder s.
The soft orange hues in Salt Lamps are one of the soothing colors often used to calm mood and increase focus.
The small amounts of negative ions in Himalayan Salt Lamps may also be helpful in boosting mood as well.