Cleanse and strengthen your respiratory system
Halotherapy is also known as dry salt diffuser therapy. Halotherapy comes from the Greek word, “halos” which means “salt”. Halo/Dry Salt Therapy is 100% natural, safe alternative therapy which encourages the body’s internal functions to cleanse and strengthen the respiratory system.
Halogenerator mills the pure pharmaceutical grade salt (sodium chloride) into fine microparticles. When we breathe in these negatively ionized micro salt particles, they are inhaled into the upper and lower respiratory system and absorbed by the skin.
The anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties of salt help widen the airway and allows deeper breathing. It accelerates mucus transport, eliminates tar and foreign allergens, and improves our immune system.
At Divine float spa, we offer halotherapy in a salt cabin.
**The salt is not ingested or metabolized and does not affect anyone with blood pressure.
Pricing – 20 Minute session
Halotherapy/Salt Therapy Frequently Asked Questions
From pollens and toxins, to pollution, smog and airborne diseases, our society has never been faced with such a growing epidemic of respiratory ailments. Halotherapy is beneficial in helping the side effects that come with such conditions. It has been researched for centuries and has been proven as a safe alternative and compliments other treatments
Halotherapy is a safe and effective wellness practice for preventive and restorative health care, but it is NOT a medical treatment. Anyone with health concerns need to speak to their healthcare professional before participating in halotherapy.
Halotherapy should not be undertaken if you are currently experiencing any of the following: active tuberculosis, acute stage of respiratory diseases, bleeding, cardiac insufficiency, chemotherapy, contagious conditions, copd in 3rd stage, current smoker, fever, internal diseases in acute stage, intoxication, requires oxygen, severe kidney disease, severe/unstable heart disorder, spitting of blood and/or uncontrolled hypertension.
Yes, it is safe for children. In fact, children often respond to treatment faster than adults. Children should always be accompanied by adults.
The number of sessions needed varies depending on each individual client and the reason for their visit. Some clients notice a difference after just a few sessions. For general overall wellbeing, respiratory and skin hygiene, it is recommended to visit 1-2 times a week. For chronic respiratory and skin conditions, it is recommended to visit frequently and consistently 3-7 times a week for a period of 14-21 days.
Salt is an anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and anti-bacterial, which naturally absorbs moisture & bacteria. Additionally, our salt room has UV sanitation system which kills up to 99.9% of bacteria and viruses and is used in between each session.
Consuming too much salt is linked to high blood pressure. With salt therapy, you are inhaling a dry salt aerosol, which only enters your respiratory system, not your digestive tract. The salt particles are so fine that even if you were to eat that amount, it would not pose a risk to your health.
You can wear whatever you would like. The salt will not harm your clothes in anyway. Something comfortable is recommended. If you are visiting for skin condition, wear something that exposes more of the targeted area.