Although the times I've said things about the MarMenor lagoon, has been on sunbathing, swimming, water sports, today I will talk about its healing properties. Given that the salinity of this lake is higher than the Mediterranean, and the accumulation over the centuries, minerals, MarMenor has made a place for healing problems, mainly related to the joints.
The area where mineral buildup is most noticeable is in the Charcas of las Salinas (the Puntica). Here, just have to take the sludge and applying them in the body. Then dry in the sun. They say that we do this for 9 days. The old people here say they have to do it on odd days, conventional wisdom know.
From this, and after several tests that confirm both the amount of minerals, such as the presence of anions and cations, has to appear thalassotherapy centers (see wikipedia) as Lodomar Thalasso, Thalasia spa marine, and Aguas Salinas.
In the picture, outside the main pool of Thalasia in San Pedro del Pinatar