They are exotic, beautiful and possibly beneficial to your health. So why not get your hands on a Himalyan salt lamp?
Hand chiseled from 250-million year old salt beds at the foot of the Himalayas these Solay fair-trade salt lamps are said to have therapeutic effects and purify the air. The lamps have a wooden base and are sold in a various sizes and shapes.
Whether or not they possess zen benefits, they sure make a lovely display. Wouldn't you agree?
More: If you are a fan of salt, we suggest you check out this handy video for making your own body scrubs from salt and sugar.
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