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Business Meetings in the Salt Cabin?

By | 2017-09-02T10:01:47-04:00 September 2nd, 2017|Dry Salt Therapy, Halotherapy|

Hours are getting longer, stress is increasing but “some business owners have instituted activities that may seem better suited to summer camp — outdoor planning sessions, meetings in a salt room, deal talks on a surfboard. They may sound fun and relaxing, but they are meant to be productive” according to an article in the New York Times. “Lyss Stern, chief executive of Divalysscious Moms, a direct marketing company geared toward parents, said she had moved away from long lunches or drinks after work because they were too time consuming. Her preferred meeting spot now is a Himalayan salt room at Modrn [...]

Guided Meditation and Dry Salt Therapy Come Together with KSAra

By | 2017-08-14T11:14:10-04:00 August 14th, 2017|Halotherapy, KSAra, Meditation, Mindfulness, Spas, Wellness|

In a spectacular arranged marriage the two fasting growing areas of wellness: meditation and dry salt therapy are coming together in a new service called KSAraCalm. KSAra is the Sanskrit word for Salt and you know what Calm means or at least you used to know. Having been used for health purposes for hundreds of year, Dry Salt Therapy or Halotherapy uses the natural anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties of pure salt to reduce stress, improve immunity as well as reducing the symptoms of various respiratory and skin conditions such as asthma, allergies, sinus and ear infections, psoriasis, eczema, etc. One [...]

Wellness Takes the Stage at International Spa Association Event

By | 2017-08-14T10:48:13-04:00 August 14th, 2017|Spas, Wellness|

When you think of Spas, you think perhaps of a peel or a facial or perhaps a massage. More and more however spas are emphasizing wellness. As health care and insurance coverage gets more complicated and expensive, people are searching for their own answers to get well and stay well. Why not give nature and your body a chance to naturally heal or adapt before choosing the path of increasingly expensive pharmaceuticals and procedures that come with a long list of side effects. Wellness is defined as the state of being in good health, especially as an actively pursued goal. So [...]

Halotherapy Goes On A European Cruise!

By | 2017-08-12T15:14:06-04:00 August 12th, 2017|Halotherapy|

"Two of the Scenic luxury river cruise brand’s France-based ships, Scenic Diamond and Scenic Sapphire, recently completed major redesigns leading up to new French river cruise itineraries," according to Travel Agent Central.  "The highlights of the redesigns, however are the ships’ new therapeutic salt lounges." "The three-station salt lounge intends to be a non-invasive way for guests to relax, energize and feel healthier. Handcrafted from salt bricks and humidity and temperature-controlled, the lounge has the micro-climate of a natural salt mine. Salt therapy, or halotherapy (“halo” being Greek for salt) has been around for centuries, first discovered by European monks who noticed that ailing respiratory patients that [...]

Salinity brings Dry Salt Therapy to Hickory, NC

By | 2017-08-09T17:57:14-04:00 August 9th, 2017|Halotherapy|

Salinity, a new business in Hickory, NC provides Dry Salt Therapy and other natural healing solutions. "Owner Wendy Cooper’s own experience with halotherapy is what inspired her to open her own salt therapy business", according to the Hickory Record.  “I have dealt with a lot of health issues,” Cooper said. “I’ve been through a lot in the regular medical field and sometimes you just get burned out and start looking for better ways. You find that natural therapies don’t have so many negative side effects so I started leaning toward those kinds of things.” "In addition to the salt room, [...]

Dry Salt Therapy Comes To Saks Fifth Avenue

By | 2017-08-09T17:47:50-04:00 August 4th, 2017|Halotherapy|

Utilizing the natural anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties of salt to reduce stress, improve immunity and reduce the symptoms of many respiratory and skin conditions, Halotherapy or Dry Salt Therapy has really been catching on. And now, Halotherapy has truly hit the main stream with a salt room opening at the Wellery at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York City. According to an article in the NY Times, the Wellery and its new salt therapy experience is part of an expansion by Saks into the wellness arena. ‘An ad hoc assortment of upscale fitness products and unusual New Age remedies, The Wellery [...]