Money can buy some crazy things, including new and innovative ways to help you relax and unwind. Check out some of the most unusual spa treatments around the world.
A spa in Israel has come up with a unique spin on the conventional spa, by letting a dozen or so snakes to give you the most relaxing (or terrifying) massage of your life. They believe the slithering effect of the snakes on your body can have a calming, peaceful effect plus alleviate joint pain.
2A Golden Facial
According to historians, Cleopatra slept in a golden mask every night to stay young. This expensive but spa treatment from Las Vegas actually works, as gold has hydrating compounds that result in firmer, more supple skin.
3A Japanese Snail Facial
Doesn’t the very name sound like something out of Fear Factor? A Japanese spa paces live snails on your face, so they can exfoliate and moisturize your face with the mucus left behind. It is said to reduce the signs of wrinkles and aging drastically.
Crazy DIY spa treatments that actually work
4Homemade Black Mask
Charcoal helps to pull out all of the toxins, impurities, and debris that is inside of your skin and pores.
Mix some activated charcoal with some water until you form a paste and apply to your face and neck. Let sit for 20 minutes allowing the charcoal to work its magic if you want to whiten your teeth apply to your teeth at the same time. Rinse off. You can make it in your home or you can easily buy the Black Mask.
5Vegetarian DIY Botox facial
Want to rejuvenate your skin and reduce signs of aging by increasing collagen then consider this odd, almost disgusting looking face mask that actually works.
Blend together some fresh parsley, hibiscus flowers (any color) and some sour cream. Apply generously to your face and leave on for at least 30 minutes. Rinse off with cold water and say hello to a younger version of you.
6Teeth Whitening – DIY
Come on teeth whitening kits and strips are way to expensive and the chemicals are freaky scary. Instead of dishing out big bucks for them try this mixture out.
Mix together turmeric with coconut oil until you form a thick paste, apply generously to all of your teeth. Then might look scary yellow, but believe me, when you wash it off, your teeth will never have looked so pearly white. Leave on for 10 minutes.
7Rainbow Colored Nose Peel
No extra cash for a professional facial for extractions then try the world’s prettiest nose peel and peel those ugly blackheads away!
Using normal glue (not super glue) place in a small ice cube tray in 4 to 6 slots and mix in your favorite acrylic colors. Then paint a beautiful rainbow on your nose, let dry and peel off.
This is one of our favorite facemasks not because you will temporarily look like Shrek but because of the all of the wonderful antioxidants properties found in green tea.
Mix up a tablespoon of matcha powder, avocado oil and a splash of warm water and massage into your skin with circular motions and leave on for 15 minutes.