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Himalayan Salts by Lucy Bee

 

Nutritional Info.

For An Indulgent Treat
Add 250g of Himalayan Salt to your bath
Add 1 tsp of Lucy Bee Coconut Oil
Lay back and enjoy
Watch out it may be slippery!


Did You Know?

This precious commodity was known as the "King Salt" because it was only reserved for Royalty. Also, the word "salary" is derived from the Latin word for salt!

Himalayan Salts are available in the Lucy Bee Shop

Why Choose Me?

Lucy Bee Himalayan Salt is food grade and contains numerous trace minerals. It is 100% natural and unrefined to retain all its natural properties. 

Our 1kg tub contains fine salt, making it ideal for beauty uses, whereas our 250g pot is Himalayan Coarse Salt and can be used in either a salt grinder or crush under a knife and use as a replacement for table salt.

Love Support Unite

For every 1kg tub of our bath salts that’s sold, we donate 15p to Love Support Unite (LSU).

Unlike the rest of the products in our range, we’re unable to buy these salts as Fair Trade and so this is our way of ‘giving back’ and helping to improve lives.

Check out our charity page here to see how each purchase you make of our salts, is helping to make a difference. 

Where am I from?

Our Himalayan Salt is from the foothills of the Himalayas and is mined from ancient pure crystal salt deposits formed through huge amounts of pressure over millions of years. The way that the crystals were produced has left them untouched by modern pollutants and toxins.



Lucy Bee Himalayan Salts

With their delicate shade of pink, Himalayan sea salts are one of the prettiest ingredients to stock our shelves. Yet, as a must-have for health and food lovers alike, these beautiful salts don’t just have a pretty face – they’re also packed with nutrients and trace minerals.

What is Himalayan Salt?

These rose-coloured salts hail from the foothills of the Himalayas and are millions of years old (a staggering 250 million) and are renowned for being pure, since they’re untouched by toxins and nasties that can often be found in other salts sitting at the table.

Although some crystals are slightly darker than others and some can actually be snow white in colour, it’s the small amounts of iron oxide which lend them their typical soft pink colour. Known in the Himalayas as “white gold,” these amazing little crystals contain numerous natural minerals and elements, which are each found in the human body.

How is Himalayan Salt Made?

Himalayan salt began life as a crystallised sea salt bed, lying within the Himalayan Mountains. Covered in lava and placed under huge tectonic pressure, this was as pure an environment as the salts could find. In fact, there was little exposure to toxins and impurities and no modern-day pollution to spoil the purity of these small crystals.

Slowly, the plates of the earth moved around these salts, while the sea around them evaporated, leaving all of its wonderful minerals to crystallise beneath the warmth of the sun. 

Nowadays, these salts will often be hand-harvested, before making their way into homes, supermarkets and health food stores around the world. We have two different Himalayan salts on the market – coarse and fine – so that you can use these amazing salts in a whole host of ways!

How to Use Himalayan Salt

 Himalayan Salt can be used in your beauty regime:

  • As a mineral bath soak
  • To purify the air, particularly in Himalayan salt lamps
  • To treat skin conditions, including acne and psoriasis, in natural soaps, face scrubs or masks
  • For salt therapy
  • To soothe tired feet in a foot soak

 

Himalayan Salt FAQs

Q: What is in Himalayan Salt?
A: As well as sodium and chloride, calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus and potassium, you can also expect to find the following in this one, simple salt: Actinium, aluminum, antimony, arsenic, astatine, barium, beryllium, bismuth, boron, bromine, cadmium, carbon, cerium, cesium, chromium, cobalt, copper, dysprosium, erbium, europium, fluorine, francium, gadolinium, gallium, germanium, gold, hafnium, holmium, hydrogen, indium, iodine, iridium, lanthanum, lead, lithium, lutetium, manganese, mercury, molybdenum, neodymium, neptunium, nickel, niobium, nitrogen, osmium, oxygen, palladium, platinum, plutonium, polonium, praseodymium, protactinium, radium, rhenium, rhodium, rubidium, ruthenium, samarium, scandium, selenium, silicon, silver, strontium, sulfur, tantalum, tellurium, terbium, thallium, thorium, thulium, tin, titanium, uranium, vanadium, wolfram, yttrium, ytterbium, zinc and zirconium.

Q: Is your Himalayan Salt nut and peanut free?
A: Yes all the Lucy Bee products are produced and packed in nut and peanut free environments.

Q: How is your Himalyan Salt extracted?
A: Our producer confirms that the salt is mainly extracted by hand and is closely monitored by various government bodies, which guarantee no child labour is used.

In the words of our producer, “Salt reserves are controlled by government body that is responsible to supervise all mining mechanism and ensure implementation of related rules & regulations.

"It is also to bring into your knowledge that child labor is strictly prohibited in our country and compliance of labor laws is ensured by the Labor Departments of provincial and federal governments.

“We use the raw material which is mined by hand and excavator without using dynamite for our food grade salt products and we regularly get examined them through various laboratories. In this way, the purity of salt is ensured.”

Read the Lucy Bee Guide to 3 Mineral Salts