Salt Therapy for Eczema
treatments is one of the leading alternative therapies since it kills bacteria and fungi, is anti-inflammatory and reduces lgE levels so that the immune system becomes less over-sensitive. This results in less itching. Essentially salt terapy activates multiple physiological processes within the body.
For long term results using salt therapy for eczema, 15 – 20 sessions are recommended. The sessions should be frequent with 2 to 3 a week for approximately six weeks.
According to the owner of a major salt cave in England, for most patients after a course of Salt Therapy, eczema symptoms disappear. They estimate the treatment efficacy at between 75 – 98%.