hello The Power of the Hamsa

Nov 19, 2013  |  By Arik Barel

A Hamsa is the classic ancient symbol of protection. While its origins remains shrouded in mystery, it is recognized today as a popular decorative motif in Jewish art and jewelry. Let’s take a deeper look: Origin This symbol shaped like a hand, with three extended fingers in the middle and a curved thumb or pinky finger on either side has for thousands of years been used by the peoples of […]

Category  : Home Decor, Jewish Jewelry   
 

hello Fun Facts about the Dead Sea

Nov 13, 2013  |  By Arik Barel

• It is the world’s saltiest large water body, with a salinity of 3000 mg/l., 8.6 times saltier than the ocean. • It’s called “Dead” because no animals or plants can live in such environment, although bacteria and microbial fungi are present. • The Dead Sea was the world’s first ever health resort! • Completely surrounded by land, the Dead Sea isn’t actually a sea at all, rather a large […]

Category  : Dead Sea Cosmetics   
 

hello What is the Dead Sea?

Nov 04, 2013  |  By Arik Barel

One of the most spectacular natural landscapes in the world, the Dead Sea is the world’s largest day spa, where people from all over the world throughout history have traveled to bask in its natural pure waters and mud, renowned for their legendary curative and therapeutic powers. In fact, the Dead Sea was actually recently nominated to be the 8th Wonder of the World! But what is it exactly? Located […]

Category  : Dead Sea Cosmetics