Black Salt In Nepal
Black Salt, more commonly known as the “Bire noon” is a rock salt variety with a unique salty and pungent aroma due to its sulphur content, extensively used in South Asia. Since it is mostly found in the Himalayas of Nepal, it is also called by the name “Himalayan black salt”. For ages, Nepali have deemed black salt to be one with therapeutic benefits for the body. It is considered that black salt is good for health. Owing to the same belief, black salt can also be found in many ayurvedic remedies.
Benefits of Black Salt
- Aids weight loss.
- Cures bloating and acidity.
- May prevent muscle cramps or spasms.
- Helps in stimulating blood circulation.
- Black salt for skincare.
- Black salt is less processed and is less iodized, which makes it healthier.