START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

10 Super Strange Spa Treatments

  • 1 of 10
10 Super Strange Spa Treatments

How far would you go for beauty and youthfulness? Is it worth smothering your face with bird poop or soaking your hair with bull semen? Travel along as we take you around the world to look at 10 of the most unique, bizarre, fun and strange spa treatments offered today.

1. Snakes that relieve tension
Just an hour north of Tel Aviv in Talmei Elazar, Israel, therapist Ada Barak offers a $70 spa treatment at her Carnivorous Plant Farm which uses six non-venomous California and Florida king snakes that slither up and down your back to help you relieve tension.

  • 1 of 10

Read more: Beauty, Fun, Hair Care, Hands & Feet, Holistic Beauty, Life, Natural Remedies, Skin Care

have you shared this story yet?

go ahead, give it a little love

DivineCaroline

At DivineCaroline.com, women come together to learn from experts in the fields, of health, sustainability, and culture; to reflect on shared experiences; and to express themselves by writing and publishing stories about anything that matters to them. Here, real women publish like real pros. Together, with our staff writers, they’re discussing all facets of women’s lives from relationships and careers, to travel and healthy living. So come discover, read, learn, laugh and connect at DivineCaroline.com.

325 comments

+ add your own
10:40AM PST on Jan 26, 2012

Will not be going to any of these spas in the near future.

1:37PM PDT on Sep 7, 2011

thanks

2:31PM PDT on Aug 12, 2011

We must be pretty un-happy to go to such lenghts.

8:37AM PDT on Jul 18, 2011

wow

5:30PM PDT on Jun 15, 2011

Ah, to cuddle with a snake!

I meet with snakes, now and then, in my long walks. They are as attracted to me as dogs and cats. We are one life force in varied bodies. Yet, we are one.

Self is an illusion.

5:48PM PDT on May 29, 2011

I think the snakes could be cool. More of an energizing bodywork rather than fluff n buff salon massage.
I worked for months perfecting a Tui Na stroke that feels like a snake sliding along the client's side.

For all the people who gross out over the nightingale poop, you do know guano from caves was collected for mascara and eyeliner?

7:04PM PDT on May 21, 2011

wow

10:53AM PDT on May 20, 2011

thank you

11:02AM PDT on May 19, 2011

Definitely strange... and a little or rather a lot over board and a waste of money

2:40PM PDT on May 17, 2011

These sound like rich people doing stupid shit to me. How would a snake crawling on you be relaxing, they did a lot of things like that in that old show fear factor! The gold one is a pure waste of money, and the "fanny facial" is freaking ridiculous.

add your comment



Disclaimer: The views expressed above are solely those of the author and may not reflect those of
Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

people are talking

It is disturbing to me that a male who does not smile comes across as more masculine. Something is d…

Why not? The planet is already a mess...

Why must race be thrown in, I smile when I eat watermelon. Look at those eyes shining and the happy …

Adopt any dog.

Story idea? Want to blog? Contact the editors!



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.