The Dead Sea is world renowned for its healing properties. The healing properties are so vast because of the wide variety of minerals and salt that the Dead Sea contains. These minerals and salts include:
The mud mask created from the mud of the Dead Sea naturally contains all of these minerals and salts as well. Since there are so many different minerals and salts and their benefits are vast, the focus will instead be on two of minerals and their specific functions: calcium and zinc.
Calcium serves a lot of important purposes in regard to health. The first thing that calcium is necessary for is to strengthen cell membranes. This keeps your cells strong. The second function that calcium performs is the cleansing of pores. This makes the dead sea mud mask perfect for those out there who struggle with acne. Thirdly, calcium is vital in order to create and maintain strong and healthy bones as well as strong and healthy teeth. Finally, calcium’s last purpose is keep heart muscles and nerves in good shape by regulating them.
The dead sea mud mask contains zinc, which is essential to health. Zinc plays an important role when it comes to the health of cells. It helps to regulate the enzymatic nature of cell proliferation.
The other minerals and salts not discussed here (Bromide, Sodium, Magnesium, Chlorine, Bitumen, Potassium and Iodine) each has their own health benefit. These face masks are excellent for treating skin conditions in a natural way and has also been proven to prevent wrinkles and other signs of aging.
People throughout history have recognized the Dead Sea as a natural healer and any cosmetic product made from the Dead Sea’s mud is bound to be good for you.