Fish Pedicures Illegal in 14 States

By Alicia Diaz Dennis on
image via Elyse Sewell's LivejournalSome states are apparently unconvinced that having the dead skin of one's feet pecked off by tiny, hungry fish is a sanitary procedure. Fourteen states, including Texas and Florida, have placed bans on so-called fish pedicures, a practice long-popular in China that only recently began to take off in the United States.The fad began when salon owner John Ho began looking for an alternative to pedicure razors, which have been banned in several states over...Read Full Story

Fish Pedicures, Are Kind of Creepy

By Tatiana Guertin on
Usually, if someone were to say to you, "Hey, come over here and stick your feet in this tub of fish so they can eat your dead skin!" You'd probably politely say, "No thank you" then proceed to run in the opposite direction as fast as possible, because who are we kidding, the idea of having fish eat your skin, is just kind of unsettling.But, in a number of Asian countries, Turkey and now here in the U.S. many spa goers are giving in to this new treatment where you become fish food.Fish...Read Full Story
Copyright © 2014 - Livingly Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Zimbio Style