Look after your health with a visit to Western Salt Therapy, Mayo’s first salt therapy spa, located at Diamond’s Car Park, Ballina.
Salt therapy is 100 per cent drug free and is a scientifically proven treatment for respiratory and skin conditions.
Each session, in a micro climate similar to that in a natural salt cave, lasts for 45 minutes. The salt used in the spa comes from the Dead Sea.
Minerals and naturally occurring chemicals found in the Dead Sea:
Sulphur — it is necessary for the secretion of bile from the liver and for breaking down toxins. It helps synthesise collagen and is required for the adequate digestion and absorption of carbohydrates and a number of vitamins.
Chlorine — maintains the correct balance of alkaline and acid in the body, together with being vital for cell metabolism.
Iodine — it is necessary for the production of the hormone thyroxin and is also vital for both energy and cell metabolism.
Potassium — this maintains water balance in order for cell metabolism to take place. It also plays a vital role in regulating muscle contractions and the nervous system.
Sodium — assists the cells to absorb nutrients and expel waste.
Calcium — strengthens cell membranes and cleanses the pores. Vital for production and maintenance of healthy teeth and bones, together with regulating the heart muscles and nerves.
Magnesium — assists the body to utilise other essential nutrients in cell metabolism.
Bromine — helps with natural repair of the body together with cell metabolism and can be used as a natural antibiotic.
To make an appointment, visit Western Salt Therapy Spa, Diamond’s Car Park, Ballina. Phone 096 73587.