We buy jewellery because it looks pretty on our ears, neck, wrists and fingers right? Well, what if we told you that these ‘pretty’ accessories could also be bringing you health benefits. Health and fitness are very much the focus of 2019 and we thought why not discuss the main health benefits of wearing silver.
What can silver do for your health?
Were you aware that silver, yes, the very same stuff you are probably either wearing around your neck, on your ears or around your fingers actually has a number of health benefits?
Silver is a powerful antimicrobial agent that can help aid cold and flu prevention, wound healing and also the overall well-being of the skin. It doesn’t quite end there… silver also helps with internal heat regulation and circulation.
Silver is 100% bacteria free. Hence why it is advisable to give food and drinks for babies in silverware. Since it is bacteria free we do not need to sterilise it, which can be handy right?
In what situations would it best benefit you to wear silver?
Wearing silver when the immune system is weak, or when the body is facing a particularly challenging environment such as travel or toxic urban environments would be the best time to wear silver as it would be able to provide the most benefits to your body, as you would most likely be surrounded by a high amount of germs!
How will you feel after wearing silver?
Many people have reported to have a much less restless sleep when wearing silver eye masks, due to the cooling properties of the material, its extreme softness, whilst having the knowledge that you are most likely protected from any bacteria that may be lurking in your room.
You can also expect to experience more balanced energy levels and moods whilst wearing silver.
What can you combine with silver to make the most out of it?
Silver is best combined with a healthy and active lifestyle that includes elements of physical activity, as well as psychological exercises such as meditation and positive thinking.
Silver can be worn against the skin, this allows the silver to interact with your skin’s natural conductivity and provide the most benefits for any potential skin irritations or circulation troubles. Wearing silver has been known to act as a “shield” against the germs surrounding us on an everyday basis.
How can you wear silver to reap these benefits?
Silver is thought to be symbolically connected to the moon, and yin modalities of Chinese philosophy. The colour is said to stimulate calmness and tranquillity, as it evokes the qualities of reflection, coolness and spaciousness.