The strangest spa treatments
Below is a list of the 10 most bizarre spa treatments in the world. We thought you might like to know about them just in case you ever want to treat yourself to an unusual vacation or relaxation method. Immediately warn that this list is not for the squeamish, and not for the faint hearted, as some items are pretty terrible.
"Cactus massage" sounds strange, does not it? However, according to the owners of the resort "Four Seasons Resort" in Punta Mita (Punta Mita), Mexico, Cactus Massage can help moisturize your skin and remove toxins. Cactus massage is different, for example, it is made using a mixture of warm flesh of the prickly pear cactus and Dillen, or from a mixture of crushed flowers of cactus and tequila. There are a number of other combinations. Be sure that the needles are removed cacti for this unusual procedure, so you may well feel better than we could hope for it. There are many versions of this massage, which originates from the massage Hakala (hakali), which uses a preheated mixture of pulp cactus or more standard combination tequila and sage oils. At this resort you can also go through various procedures with the use of local materials such as volcanic ash, chocolate, vanilla and honey.
bathing in beer Therapy
Czech Beer Bath (Czech Beer Bath) is an interesting option milk bath, which made the popular Cleopatra. However, if the milk seems too prosaic, from the beer bath will suit you perfectly. Czech family brewery "Chodovar" beer offer this therapeutic bath where you can lie down in a special vat of beer. Since 2006, this brewery offers service 20-minute swim in the bathtub filled with a special kind of beer, which is supposed to stimulate your skin and internal organs. During that as you soak in the bath, you can enjoy a glass of excellent Czech lager. The minerals contained in the water react with beer and according to the owners of the brewery a beneficial effect on the condition of hair, skin, nails, and blood flow. This strange procedure takes place under the supervision of a nurse, specializing in beer therapy - a hell of a good treatment!
The humidifier of mucus snails
Sometimes the most disgusting things are some of the most useful, as in the case of the humidifier mucus snails. You are likely to see the trail of slime, which reserve your local snails, but want to - believe it or - no, but it's unpleasant stuff can be used to moisturize the body. Local Chilean snail farmers noticed that the cuts on their bodies heal faster and the skin on their hands was much softer after it every day touched the snail slime.
Fortunately, you do not have to get up on all fours, to cultivate the mucus of snails, because the humidifier from the slime of snails "Elicina" sold only at 28, 99 dollars for a tiny jar. Even better is that the mucus of snails is recoverable natural resource as well as snails do not suffer in the process of collecting this mucus. Apparently it is the perfect product.
The leeches are known for their use as a blood-sucking little parasites. In fact, in nature there are about 600 species of leeches, but for medical purposes used only 15 of them. Thanks to actress Demi Moore (Demi Moore), leeches have gained popularity. Demi admitted that it used leech therapy as alternative cosmetic procedures. She also said that they helped her cool. Therapy leeches can be used to rid the body of toxins. Ancient Egyptians once believed leeches panacea for all diseases. They are also sometimes used leeches in reconstructive surgery as an aid for joining parts of the body. It turns out that first leech crawling on you before you bite, but they still bite you, they swell as their small bodies are filled with blood. However, if you want to treat yourself to this treatment, you will have to save money, as in New York the center of the extended recovery (New York City's Continuum Center for Health and Healing) This procedure costs about $ 600.
Thai massage slapped
Thai massage is a real slap in the face procedure proposed masseuse from Bangkok to its massage parlor in San Francisco. This is not such a slap that arrogant tourists get perturbed by women. The procedure consists of prickling the skin and massage, as well as its light pat, which according to the owner of the salon, gives the skin a youthful appearance. Thai massage is a slap smoothes wrinkles and reduces pores. The price of such a procedure is $ 350 in just 15 minutes. If you like the pain and humiliation, then this procedure just for you.
Pedicure fish bites
full possible that you recently saw this process in the reality show, but the truth is that this is a real spa treatment. Turkish salons were the first to use the tiny carp for they chew the dead skin from your feet. This procedure, also known as Doctor-fish, has become very popular in recent years. Most people actually find this process very reassuring, although initially it may seem a bit ticklish. If you can not pay attention to the fact that it's still a bit creepy and if you are looking for something strange and unusual, this procedure where small fish will consume the skin of your feet is an ideal option for you.
Due to the fact that these tiny creatures have no teeth, they are, in fact, just biting and attach themselves to dead skin. The day spa "Yvonne's", located in Alegzandriya (Alexandria), Virginia, you can enjoy this 25-minute treatment for only $ 65.
The mask of the placenta
This procedure, apparently, there was in Singapore. Its founder was the company, which is engaged in the production of masks for the face of the very real human placenta. It is difficult to say where they take this component in an amount, however, may we not worth knowing. Cosmetic products based on the placenta include soap, tonic and facials. The company claims that the cosmetic products helps to stimulate the brain and clears the skin. This procedure is quite extraordinary, but if you are absolutely sure of their desire to try it, it is carried out in the center along the skin in Beverly Hills.
Improvement of hair using bull semen
Yes, you read it right: Mask of bull sperm hair. It may seem strange, but people actually applied it to your hair to make it soft and shiny. Beauty salon, located in Santa Monica, California, specializes in a variety of procedures, Hair healing. But do not worry, the sperm is actually collected from bulls, it is not of human origin. But why would anyone do that? Obviously, bull semen has a beneficial effect on the hair shafts, stimulating hair growth. This procedure is suitable for those who are not afraid to try something new and extraordinary. We simply believe in the word.
Face mask from bird droppings
In the bird droppings on the fact there are lots of different applications. It turns out that droppings of nightingales was once used by geishas in Japan, who were forced to wear heavy make-up with toxic components. To counter the damage to the skin from make-up, geisha applied to the face mask, which, you guessed it, kept the bird droppings. In fact, in the poultry litter contains strong enough enzymes, which help to remove dead skin cells. In the poultry litter contains guanine, which supposedly gives the skin a wonderful warm glow. But do not worry, litter previously sterilized under ultraviolet light. We do not know if this will be enough to convince you to try it, but on the other hand - you can enjoy it.
If you think you have nothing to surprise, you're wrong, because this item will simply amaze you. While most of us are trying to get rid of the urine as soon as possible, there are those who use urine in an entirely different purpose. As strange as it may seem, but there are people who appreciate the tonic properties of urine. Supporters of this strange therapy claim that topical application of urine, it helps in the treatment of skin diseases such as psoriasis, eczema and even acne. If you are interested in this treatment, if it can be called so, try to collect your morning urine, because it was she who has the greatest amount of nutrients. You probably can not wait to try this therapy!