What is a mummy
Shilajit is a product of natural origin, formed in the cracks of rocks. For this reason it is often called mountain tar. It is a resinoid substance of a brownish-black color with a specific smell and slightly bitter taste. Such properties lend included with Shilajit for various organic substances and minerals, and prized this product. His education involved the soil, small rodents, rocks, and various microorganisms.
The exact process of formation of Shilajit scientists still are unable to install.
Externally present Shilajit is usually reminiscent of pieces of different shapes and densities with a shiny or matte surface. Some types of this substance also have a granular structure. It is easily soluble in water, allowing it to be used for the preparation of useful solutions, however, it is difficult soluble in alcohol.
Where to buy Shilajit
Cleaned of impurities Shilajit is sold today in pharmacies. There it is presented in the form of pills, liquids and ointments. Unfortunately, in the process, the substance undergoes a chemical and thermal changes, in which case it loses much of its beneficial properties. However, the items are protected from counterfeiting.
Natural Shilajit in whole pieces, resinous in structure, are difficult to find – it can be purchased in specialized shops or directly from suppliers who buy it from those involved in the production. Information about them can be found on the Internet. However, there should be careful, as many brokers are merely scams that offer genuine Shilajit is a solution of burnt sugar, propolis, clay, humus layer, sea buckthorn oil, sand and canned meat.
In ancient times the quality of Shilajit was tested as follows on a fresh wound, applied the mixture mumie with rose oil. If a day later the wound is healed, it means that the mummy was real.
The beneficial properties of Shilajit
Since ancient times, Shilajit was used for the treatment of various diseases. It helps with headaches and hypertension, problems with the digestive tract, decreased immunity and loss of strength. In its composition scientists have discovered a fungus similar in its properties to penicillin, so mummy has antibacterial properties and can be used as anti-inflammatory agents.
This natural substance also helps to restore the nervous system, perfectly displays the body of harmful substances and strengthens the liver. And, of course, Shilajit promotes rapid healing of wounds, cuts, burns and bruises. Beneficial this substance is also on the skin and hair.