Dead Sea Minerals - The Life Force of Dead Sea Salts
Sodium
The Sodium ions remove skin scales and improve its permeability. After penetrating into the skin, they bind
the water and generate a feeling of suppleness, ideal for of very dry skin.

Magnesium
Magnesium concentrations found in the Dead Sea are fifteen times higher than salts in other seas.
Magnesium is essential for cell metabolism. For instance, a significant deficit in Magnesium has been
discovered in skin scales and serum of patients with psoriasis. Magnesium supposedly affects the
ripening of skin cells of psoriasis patients. Moreover, in cases of bronchi, Magnesium works as
anti-allergic agent.

Potassium
Potassium improves the oxidation and regulates the electrical process of the muscles and the nervous
system. Asthma patients achieve good results from inhaling the salt vapors.

Bromide
Bromide concentration is 50 times higher than common salts. Thus having a very relaxing effect.

Bitumen
Besides other Dead Sea Minerals found in smaller amounts, the salt contains a natural tar called Bitumen
which acts as an anti-inflammatory agent.

Chlorine
Chlorine necessary to maintain the correct balance of alkaline and acid in the body, together with being vital
for cell metabolism.

Iodine
Iodineis necessary for the production of the hormone thyroxin, and is also vital for both energy and cell
metabolism.

Calcium
Calcium is necessary in strenghtening cell membranes and cleansing the pores. In addition it is vital for
production and maintenance of healthy teeth and bones, together with regulating the heart muscles and
nerves.

Zinc
Plays a role in enzymatic regulation of cell proliferation.
The Dead Sea contains 21 minerals including Sodium, Magnesium, Calcium, Bromine, Bitumen and
Potassium. Twelve of these are found in no other sea or ocean and some are recognized for imparting
a relaxed feeling, nourishing the skin, activating the circulatory systems and for easing rheumatic
discomfort and metabolic disorders. The Dead Sea contains 10 times
more salts and minerals than the
Mediterranean Sea.
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