Himalayan Salt lamp

£32.99 £40

Transform any room into a serene sanctuary with the 1.5-2kg Himalayan Salt Lamp. Made from 100% natural Himalayan salt, this lamp emits a warm and comforting glow that promotes relaxation and stress relief. The unique size and shape of each lamp adds a touch of natural beauty to any space.

But the benefits of this lamp go beyond its aesthetic appeal. When heated, the salt releases negative ions into the air, which can help purify and improve the quality of the air we breathe. This can be particularly helpful for those with allergies or respiratory issues, promoting a healthy and balanced environment.

With its electric cable and plug included, this lamp is easy to use and convenient to plug into any outlet. Measuring H24cm x W10cm x D17cm and packaged in a box measuring H24cm x W13cm x D13cm, this Himalayan Salt Lamp makes the perfect gift for yourself or a loved one.

Experience the natural health benefits of the Himalayan Salt Lamp and transform any space into a calming oasis.

Place some water and a few drops of fragrance oil in the glass dish in the top of the lamp and the heat from the bulb will warm up the oil.
Himalayan Salt and Wood

Himalayan salt lamps are popular decorative items that are made from blocks of Himalayan salt crystals, often mounted on a wooden base and fitted with a light bulb inside. While they are primarily used for their soothing, ambient glow and aesthetic appeal, there are some fun and interesting facts associated with these lamps:

  1. Origin: Himalayan salt lamps are made from salt mined from the Khewra Salt Mine in Pakistan, which is located at the western edge of the Himalayan mountains. The salt from this region is believed to be millions of years old.

  2. Natural Colors: The salt crystals used in these lamps can vary in color, ranging from pale pink to deep red. This variation is due to the presence of trace minerals such as iron, magnesium, and calcium.

  3. Negative Ions: One of the claims associated with Himalayan salt lamps is that they release negative ions into the air when heated by the bulb. Negative ions are thought to have potential health benefits, such as improving air quality and promoting a sense of well-being. However, scientific evidence supporting these claims is limited.

  4. Hygroscopic Properties: Himalayan salt is hygroscopic, meaning it can attract and absorb water molecules from the surrounding environment. This is why the surface of a salt lamp can sometimes appear moist or even sweat in humid conditions.

  5. Lickable but Not Advisable: Himalayan salt is safe to touch and lick, but it's not advisable to do so excessively, as the lamps can accumulate dirt and impurities from the air. Licking a salt lamp might alter its appearance over time.

  6. Care and Maintenance: To maintain the lamp's appearance, it's recommended to clean it occasionally with a damp cloth to remove dust and any accumulated residue. Turning off the lamp when not in use can also help prolong its lifespan.

  7. Size Variations: Himalayan salt lamps come in various sizes, from small nightlight-sized lamps to large, heavy ones that can weigh several kilograms. The size and weight can affect the lamp's price.

  8. Decorative and Relaxing: Many people use Himalayan salt lamps as decorative items in their homes or offices. They create a warm and relaxing ambiance, making them popular for meditation and yoga spaces.

  9. Gift Items: Due to their aesthetic appeal and potential health benefits, Himalayan salt lamps are often given as gifts for various occasions, such as birthdays, housewarmings, or holidays.

  10. Caution with Pets: If you have pets, especially cats, be cautious about placing Himalayan salt lamps where they can be easily accessed. Some animals are attracted to the salty taste of the lamp and may lick or chew it, which is not safe.

Remember that while Himalayan salt lamps are enjoyed by many for their visual appeal and potential mood-enhancing qualities, scientific research supporting some of the health claims associated with these lamps is limited. Nonetheless, they remain a popular and intriguing decorative item for many people.

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