Sinusitis

Salt Therapy provides benefits as a natural treatment for sinus ailments. The micro salt particles inhaled will cleanse sinuses from congestion, as the nasal passages naturally opens up and alleviates sinus pressures. It reduces bacteria and relieves the inflammation of the inner lining of the sinuses, discarding mucus, making it easy for the cilia to move this matter towards the nose.

A diagram comparing a healthy sinus, to sinusitis.
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Eczema & Psoriasis

Exposing your skin throughout a salt session will result in an improvement in your skin’s protective properties, as well as the good bacteria on our skin known as superficial bacterial flora. Our antibacterial and anti-inflammatory pharmaceutical grade salt provides beneficial effects on the skin’s micro-circulation, as it balances Ph levels and provokes regenerative processes in the skin. This increases skin elasticity, stimulates growth, and improves hair health.

In addition, salt therapy acts as a natural treatment for eczema by relieving congestion and inflammation in the respiratory system. The level of oxygen in the circulation system will increase which helps the skin’s subcutaneous layer.

If you are suffering from eczema on the areas of the body, other than the arms or legs, that need to be exposed, you will be entitled to private sessions.

Snoring

Salt therapy has been proven to relieve congestion, inflammation, and most allergies of the respiratory system. Therefore, it is an effective natural treatment for snoring. Breathing in the microscopic salt particles through your nose helps with clearing out the airway for better and smoother breathing.

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Pneumonia

The dry salt aerosol infused in the air will be inhaled into your lungs. The micro salt particles will remove the inflammation of the respiratory airways and break up the congestion, as they line the walls of your airways. The process will relieve the symptoms of your condition, and your medication will be more effective.

Bronchitis & Bronchiectasis

As a natural treatment for bronchitis and bronchiectasis, the process of Salt Therapy will alleviate your symptoms. When inhaled, the micro-particles will dehydrate any bacteria or virus, and prevent it from spreading. By relieving your symptoms, your medication will become more effective.

If a client is contagious, they will require a private session.

A diagram comparing a normal airway to an airway with Bronchiectasis.
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Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is a condition which affects the tissue that produces mucus secretions including airways, gastrointestinal tracts, ducts of the pancreas, bile ducts of the liver and the male urogenital tract. It impacts the body’s epithelial cells lining the lung, pancreas, liver, digestive tract and reproductive system. Salt therapy helps to clear the mucus secretions that are stuck onto your lungs. When you relieve the symptoms of your condition, your medication will be more effective.

Pulmonary Fibrosis

Pulmonary Fibrosis is a condition characterized by scarring of one or both lungs. Gradually, the air sacs of the lungs are replaced by scar tissues, which develops as the lungs’ ability to transfer oxygen into the bloodstream decreases. Our lungs weaken as we constantly breath in pollutants and allergens, which can have a consequential effect on our health. Nevertheless, Salt therapy works as a natural treatment for pulmonary fibrosis. The inhalation of dry microscopic particles works as a preventative treatment.

A diagram comparing a healthy lung to an IPF lung
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Emphysema / COPD

Emphysema is a disease affecting the lungs, and is a part of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD. It develops as the tissues of the lungs are gradually destroyed, which could lead to failure of the lungs.  Emphysema may be caused by cigarette smoking, enzyme deficiency, and exposure to pollution. Its most prominent symptoms are loose cough, tightness of the chest, and breathing difficulties, which may worsen over time. However, symptoms also include sore throat, neck pains, wheezing, and swallowing difficulties. There are many pharmaceutical medicines and supplements that are used to treat this disease, but salt therapy is known as a natural treatment for COPD and emphysema, as it can help ease the conditions.

Cough

Coughs are incredibly common. It is one of the most common reasons for parents to visit their GP with their children. In many cases, children with a cough have an upper respiratory tract infection caused by a virus or in more severe cases, a chest infection, pneumonia, or asthma. Some children may also experience wheezing or breathlessness.

Most coughs clear up within two weeks. However, babies and anyone whose immune system is compromised can be at risk of developing more serious complications, such as a bacterial chest infection. Salt Therapy proven to be a natural cough treatment, as the properties of the salt particles inhaled work to relieve them.

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Ear Infection

With the help of aerosolised particles of salt that penetrates into the internal passages of the ear, salt therapy is well known as a natural treatment for ear infection. Our pharmaceutical grade salt acts as an anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory agent, which reduces inflammation, edema, and bacteria in the eustachian tubes found in the ear.

The process includes the relief of swollen tissues widening passages to improve drainage, which increases aeration where bacteria usually builds as a result of collected fluid.

According to a study in the International Journal of Paediatrics in 2013, “Aerosal halotherapy can be considered a viable adjunct, albeit not a replacement, to conventional medical treatment of sub-obstructive adenotonsillar syndrome and related conditions”.

Tonsilitis

As you inhale our salt infused air, the particles will draw out the harmful fluid and reduce edema of the nasal mucous, causing nasal blockage. To follow, the airway passage widens in the nose and throat. As a natural treatment for Tonsillitis, Salt Therapy will reduce the infection by killing bacteria.

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Stress & Anxiety

Salt therapy is not only for those will recognizable respiratory issues. Many people who suffer from anxiety have acknowledged salt therapy as a treatment to help with general health, stress, relief and relaxation. As you sit in our salt rooms, the neutralizing powers of salt will cleanse our airways, against the pollutants that we inhale in our environment. As a result, salt therapy is a natural way to reduce stress.

Acne

Acne is a skin condition whereby the pores are plugged with oil and dead skin cells, which can result in scarring.

Although there are many products and medications available to treat it, salt therapy has been proven to relieve acne naturally. The micro-climate in our salt rooms utilises the purest form of natural, anti-bacterial sodium chloride, which kills bacteria and toxins from your skin, while dehydrating the underlying pimple.

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Insomnia

If you are asking yourself, “How can I have better sleep?”, look no further. Our salt rooms provide an environment inspired by nature. It involves a high level of negative ions, used for tranquillity, calmness and relaxation, whilst reviving your energy. As the dry salt is inhaled into the lungs, the walls of the airways will loosen congestion, which leads to a clean respiratory system and a sound sleep. Many of our clients find this within 15 minutes of their session as they listen to our specially selected musical playlist, all resulting to a rejuvenating experience.

Smokers Cough

Smoker’s cough condition that develops in long-term smokers, which causes disturbance and damage of the protective cilia in the respiratory tract. Thus, the cilia will no longer be able to remove harmful substances, including dust, bacteria, and viruses out of the lungs. This generates a build-up of mucus and other substances in the airways, which the body tries to discard by coughing.

Salt Therapy will open up the damaged airways, allowing you to breathe easier. Depending on the severity of your condition, we will recommend the best management plan for your health.

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A picture of a woman using an inhaler as a result of asthma.

Asthma

Salt therapy has been known as a natural asthma treatment.  It reduces bronchospasm, by widening your airways, and humidifying and fluidising the bronchial secretion in the bronchial tree. It absorbs the edema from the mucous lining in the airway passages with the natural anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties of salts. Over a few sessions, asthma patients will feel that their breathing difficulties have decreased.

Allergies

Salt rooms are specially designed to relieve allergy symptoms in a clean, comfortable, and relaxing environment. Allergies are particularly prevalent, and it is a common health complaint among adults and children. There are many prescription drugs that results in a temporary relief, but the symptoms may reappear. On the other hand, salt therapy is a natural way to reduce allergy symptoms. It prevents its frequent recurrence, by providing a much-needed relief by widening the airways. The micro salt particles will reach into your respiratory system and the areas of sinuses to destroy bacteria, and reduce inflammation.

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Cold & Flu

Many people confuse flu with common cold. An attack of flu is much more severe than cold. The common cold usually lasts for 5-10 days, displaying symptoms of runny nose, sneezing nasal and sinus blockage, headache and sore throat. An attack of flu is much more severe than cold. Flu infects the airway tract in the nose and throat that can sometimes spread down into the lungs, which is caused by Type A and B virus. A patient with the flu virus experiences symptoms like body aches, high fever, dry cough, red eyes, weakness, flushed skin and dry cough.

Salt therapy helps as a natural relief for cold and flu, as it relieves congestion of the airways.

Sports Recovery

Salt therapy is a treatment used to normalize the breathing pattern. As your body works within its physiologically normal parameters, it maximises your endurance and stamina, which results increased the levels of performance. According to athletes, they achieve better performance with less breath after they have corrected their breathing pattern. Thus, they have more air reserved, allowing them to perform at an optimal level.

In addition to being a natural treatment for rhinitis, asthma, allergies, and airway inflammation, Salt Therapy alleviates additional respiratory conditions that affect athletes, including air flow obstruction, increased bronchial responsiveness, and respiratory illnesses. Salt therapy is a natural, drug-free solution to these issues.

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