Halotherapy, the same as salt therapy, involves inhaling small particles of salt in the air to improve breathing. Halotherapy is considered an alternative treatment for lung problems, for diseases such as asthma, bronchitis and cough, as well as for skin disorders and allergies.
Halotherapy is done in a spa salt room with a halogenerator, this equipment dissolves the salt into small particles that circulate around the room. The salt used in halotherapy is a natural and safe ingredient. It does not have any noticeable side effects.
- Cleans the respiratory tract from mucus
- Antibacterial, helps prevent infections
Due to these properties, halotherapy can be used as part of treatment for the following diseases:
- Lung infection
- Throat infection or pharyngitis
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Breathing problems related to smoking
- Respiratory allergy
- Cold or cough
- Cystic fibrosis
Inhalation helps to break up sputum, as a result of which it comes out easily and the airways are cleaned. The inhalation course is effective in the treatment of chronic respiratory disorders, allergies and acute respiratory tract infections, and is also very effective for those who use tobacco and have to inhale dust.