Like anything salt therapy has two sides of cost. It has the consumers side and the business side. Salt rooms or caves are a safe form of therapy because they are 100% natural and drug-free. This is a great way to relieve your body of the toxins that prescription drugs can leave behind
What is salt therapy and how does it work?
Salt therapy also known as halotherapy is a natural type of therapy that can improve many aspects of your health. Salt rooms or caves and salt therapy are popping up across major cities. Salt therapy has many benefits not only breathing but energy, sleep, blood flow and increased proficiency.
This type of therapy is when salt crystals are ground into particles and are released into the air of a man-made room or are already in the air natural salt cave. The process in this type of therapy is similar in a man-made salt room and in a natural salt cave. The salt particles that have been ground up are inhaled through the mouth and nostrils to help coat the nostrils, esophagus and the deepest parts of the lungs. This provides a natural way to absorb the edema from the mucosa lining in your airways.
Consumer Side of Costs
The costs of dry salt therapy can range depending on where you are in the world, where you performing the therapy (in an actual salt cave or in a man-made salt room) and if your insurance will cover any of the costs of your therapy.
For an average 30 to 45 minute can range from $45 to $75. The longer the session is in the salt room the higher the price will be. (This pricing is for a manmade room not for a real natural salt cave). Salt therapy pricing and business are not cookie cutter. The prices will not be the same everywhere. This is because many salt therapy companies offer services that are also outside of salt therapy, like massages and other services.
Salt therapy can also be different costs for consumers if they are doing it at home. Salt therapy machines (such as a halogenerator, Himalayan salt lamp or Himalayan salt inhaler). Himalayan salt lamp or Himalayan salt inhaler range from $15.00 to over $1000. Now halogenerator are going to be more expensive. The average halogenerator can range from $2000 and up. Using a halogenerator at home is a great way to save money in the long run.
Business Side of Costs
On the business side of costs, it is important to remember where your costs are coming from. Dry salt therapy can have low labor and maintenance costs. Having a salt therapy business can be very beneficial because it is rapidly growing due to it being 100% natural and drug-free.
Salt therapy can be costly because it is something that needs to be done continuously. Weekly sessions are needed if you want to see the correction in your breathing or other ailments. Call your local salt therapy company for your local pricing.