Pink Himalayan Salt – Facts and Benefits
Updated: Mar 21, 2019
Pink Himalayan salt is believed to be the purest and healthiest form of salt available. Its uses range from cooking and food seasoning as well as for producing body scrubs, bath salts, rock salt lamps, tealight holders, cooking blocks and more.
Pink Himalayan salt contains more than 84 minerals and trace elements, adding more than just flavour to your food. The Pink salt is also referred to as Himalayan salt, Himalayan sea salt, rock salt and Himalayan crystal salt. This rock salt or halite, primarily comes from the salt range of the Punjab region of Pakistan - about 300 km from the Himalayas – second largest and one of the oldest salt mines in the world.
Where does Pink Himalayan Salt come from?
As we mentioned, Himalayan salt comes from the Salt Range, situated in the Punjab province of Pakistan. This is also home to Khewra Salt Mine<