Introducing Himalayan salt lamps: These beautiful, radiant orbs are essentially large pieces of pure Himalayan salt with bulbs inside. Himalayan salt claims to have a
Why is this so important, though? Well, at any given time, there are both positively and negatively charged air particles, also known as ions, in the air. Negatively charged ions react with the positively charged electrical items in your home, like chargers and vacuum cleaners, to neutralize the air and clear it of toxins.
Not to mention, the luminescent light they release makes you feel all warm and fuzzy. Since Himalayan salt is naturally pale pink (dare we say
So, how do you style these glowy objects in your home, so they fit your aesthetic just as well as they clear your body and mind? Benko explains, “I have a large Himalayan lamp in my bedroom. This is a perfect place for these lamps because the warm, ambient glow makes for a sensual and welcoming environment. But they could easily be placed on an entryway table that acts as an inviting beacon of light in the evening.”
Shop a few of our favorites:
Studio Mercantile Himalayan Salt Lamp,
A budget-friendly option, this lamp comes with a dimmer so you can adjust the brightness depending on the weather outside.
This lamp might be small, but it’s a steal at the price. It would also look super cute on your living room table.
This one comes in both peach and pink, allowing you to decide what shade you’d like your home to glow.
For a true splurge, this lamp from Wayfair boasts an onyx base, and has been hand-carved from a crystal salt block found at the foot of the Himalayas.