Table salt is made of sodium chloride, which is a chemical substance that is a part of a larger class of salts. Sea salt, on the other side, along with bay and solar salt are formed by evaporation of the sea water. This ingredient is very important for people’s life, being consumed everyday for cooking. However, salt can be used in beauty products too. It can do miracles to the hair and skin.
USE SALT FOR HAIR:
Oily hair results of excessively active sebaceous glands on the scalp which are producing too much oil. This problem can be solved with salt. You just need to add 2-3 tablespoons in your shampoo to wash your hair with it. After the first treatment you are going to notice positive results. Your hair will be without excess oil.
Dandruff is the layer formed on the scalp form small pieces of dead skin cells. Salt is able to stimulate circulation and eliminate the dandruff flakes, protecting the scalp from fungal growth. You should divide your hair into sections and sprinkle 1-2 teaspoons of salt on the scalp, massaging it gently with wet fingers for around 10 minutes. After that wash it off as usual.
The sea salt is perfect for hair growth. If you suffer from alopecia, or hair loss, then you need to use sea salt for natural stimulation of the growing of your hair. Wash the hair as you do normally and gently massage the wet scalp with sea salt for around 10-15 minutes. When you are done, wash it off. The treatment need to be repeated 2 times a week for 2 months.
USE SALT FOR SKIN:
SOFTENING BODY SCRUB
You need to make a combination of coarse sea salt and 2 teaspoons of coconut oil. Combine them well and use it to gently scrub the body in a circular motions in order to eliminate the dead skin cells. Wash your body with a shower gel afterwards.
If you have sensitive and easily irritable skin, you should try this mask to soothe the skin and prevent irritations. It is going to help you keep oil secretion under control and hydrate the areas of dry skin. Combine two tablespoons of sea salt and 4 teaspoons of raw honey, apply it on dry and clean skin, avoid the area around the eyes, and let it act for around 10-15 minutes. When you are done, rinse it off with warm water.
The sea salt is going to penetrate into the skin pores deeply and clean them. Moreover, it’s going to control the production of oil and fight bacteria so as to prevent acne. Mix a teaspoon of sea salt and 4 oz. of warm water and pour it into a spray bottle. Spray this solution on clean and dry skin 1-2 times a day and avoid the area around the eyes.
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