How do Epsom salt crystals form?

Answer Growing epsom salt crystals is a popular science experiment in middle schools and high schools. While watching the crystals form is entertaining, understanding how they form is very interesting as ... Read More »

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URGENT HELP!! can i eat after taking epsom salt (first session) and can we mix epsom salt with juice?

Eat something bland. Soup or applesauce. Did you also take the lemon juice with olive oil? That helps move the stones. You can mix the epsom salts with apple juice. Read More »

What should you do if you have crystals on the surface of your plaster pool and it's like 80 grit sandpaper and the plaster company says they're salt crystals and need to be sanded off?

Get your water tested and in check. You have too many solids in the water. Start brushing your pool daily as you correct the chemical imbalance. This will help loosen and remove the crystals from y... Read More »

What is the difference between salt& epsom salt?

Table salt and epsom salt are used in different applications, such as food seasoning and remedies for muscle stress. Differences in structural composition between the two make them better suited fo... Read More »

Why does epsom salt go bad?

Epsom salt, or Magnesium Sulfate Heptahydrate, is used in fish tanks, gardening and home remedies to reduce itching skin and relax muscles. Epsom salt will not necessarily go bad, but in a humid o... Read More »