It’s a bar of soap that has sea salt added to it. The reason people do it is for the properties the salt adds to the soap. Sea salt is full of minerals, and just as taking a salt bath can help to soothe pain and inflammation, it would seem that washing with a salt bar may have similar positive effects.
Salt helps to cleanse pores deeply, balance oil production and thwart bacteria that can instigate breakouts and acne.
100% All Natural Dead Sea Mud with Dead Sea Salt is extracted from the Dead Sea in Israel.
Himalayan salt baths might be a good way to treat acne on hard-to-reach areas of the body where breakouts occur, such as the back or shoulders. Mineral baths have been shown to have benefits for people with psoriasis or eczema. They can reduce scaling, redness, and irritation
How much salt do you put in soap?
- Moisturiser – Sea salt is a natural humectant, drawing moisture to skin and helping to retain it resulting in soft skin without skin being left feeling greasy.
- Exfoliator – A gentle exfoliator to slough off dead skin cells and promote skin rejuvenation resulting in smoother softer skin.
Detoxifier - Sea salt is a natural detoxifier, as the salt absorbs the toxins from the skin.
Acne Fighting - Antiseptic effects, clear pores, draw out impurities, absorb excess oil, and calm inflammation. Black Lava and Granite Spa Stones are especially beneficial with the added activated charcoal for extra detoxification.
Additional Benefits - Increased circulation, calm inflammation and itchy skin conditions, tone the skin and absorb excess oils.