I know you already heard so many stories about the Dead Sea and on why it is called so. Being one of the world’s saltiest bodies of water, the high salinity of it makes it a harsh environment for plants and animals to live, but could give lots of health benefits to human who floats on to it.
Even in the early times, people already know the benefits the Dead Sea could give, In fact the dead sea has been considered as one of the worlds first health resorts, and its salt has been used nowadays to create cosmetics and other herbal products.
And yes, the fact is true that anyone can easily float in the dead sea because of natural buoyancy, but bet you, even if you can float, the Dead Sea was still named as the second most dangerous place to swim in Israel.
This is due to accidents or just by mistakenly floating face down. A few swallows of the water in the Dead Sea can destroy the electrolyte balance in the body. Massive doses of salt can hurt the heart and the kidneys and could cause the body to shut down.
Anyway, I am not trying to discourage you of visiting the place, for I personally would love to visit and try it in the future. But what I would really like to introduce to all of you is this Therapy I was able to try recently that basically resembles the idea of you floating on the Dead Sea, both therapeutic and relaxing.
Continue reading and will share to you my first hand experience.