Where to Put a Himalayan Salt Lamp for Maximum Benefit!

by Janice Smart on Sep 19, 2023

Where to Put a Himalayan Salt Lamp for Maximum Benefit!

Himalayan salt lamps are thought to have a range of wellness benefits - from improving your sleep to purifying the air and boosting your mood. These ancient crystals also make a beautiful decor piece for the home - but where exactly should you put your Himalayan salt lamp to reap the biggest rewards?

You may need to experiment with different placements to discover where your lamp works best for you and your needs. Read on as we share 5 of the best places to put your Himalayan salt lamp in order to maximise their benefits!

Promote Restful Sleep in the Bedroom

One of the most popular places to put a Himalayan salt lamp is in the bedroom. The soft, warm glow of the lamp can create a calming and soothing atmosphere, making it easier to unwind and prepare for a restful night's sleep. The lamp's potential to release negative ions may also help improve air quality, reducing allergens and promoting better sleep quality.

Enhance Relaxation in your Living Room

The living room is another ideal location for a Himalayan salt lamp, as it’s probably where you and your family spend a significant amount of time together! Position the lamp on a coffee table or a side table to create a warm and inviting atmosphere.

The lamp's soft glow can contribute to stress reduction and relaxation, making it perfect for those evenings when you want to curl up with a good book or enjoy a movie with loved ones.

Boost Productivity in your Home Office

If you have a home office or workspace, consider placing a Himalayan salt lamp on your desk. While these lamp are known for their relaxing qualities, they can also help improve focus and concentration. 

The lamp's negative ions may also help counteract the positive ions emitted by electronic devices, reducing the potential for fatigue and distraction. 

Enhance Mindfulness in your Meditation Space

Many people use Himalayan salt lamps to enhance their meditation or yoga practice. The lamp's soft, natural light can create a serene and peaceful environment that supports mindfulness and relaxation. Placing the lamp near your meditation cushion or yoga mat can help you achieve a deeper sense of tranquillity during your practice.

The lamp's potential air-purifying benefits can also help ensure that the air in your meditation or yoga space is as clean and refreshing as possible.

Create a Calming Children’s Room

Himalayan salt lamps are not only suitable for adult spaces but can also be wonderful for kids! The lamp's warm, gentle light creates a calming and comforting atmosphere that may help your little ones relax and sleep better. Be sure to position it out of reach of young children for safety.

Shop our range of Himalayan salt lamps online or in-store at our beautiful Mount Tamborine location! 

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