The salt was found dried out from an old ocean in the mountains of Himalaya The salt is still not refined and not contaminated after having been there for millions of years.
The salt contains minerals and trace minerals from old times, those minerals are good for people. The salt is also good at balance the water in our body. But as everything it should not be used too much or too little. The balance is the key to health.
The Himalaya salt is excellent for all kinds of body bath and also to scrub the skin.