The art of massage so ancient that it seems people are always doing it. With the help of mechanical effects on the body cure disease, cast out evil spirits, attracting good fortune and, of course, pleasure. And today, with the possibility to travel and discover new things, massage is a peculiar kind of tourist extreme. Look how strange “massage services” can be obtained in different countries of the world.
If you are curious enough and willing to pay for an unusual (and not always pleasant) feeling, it is possible to experience on your own the back of these exotic kinds of massage.
Don’t like snakes? You’re just not close enough to communicate with them. In the zoo, Cebu City Zoo in the Philippines are able to instill a love of reptiles, or to scare the stuttering. There provide an unusual service: massage pythons. For a fee of 10-15 minutes daredevil holds on a bamboo Mat, in a cold embrace four huge snakes. To hug not passed the stage of eating animals pre-fed for 10 chickens apiece. So reptiles impressively and are extremely reluctant to make any movements. And still extreme.
High beefy masseuses with gentle hands make many girls ‘ hearts beating in a modestly accelerated pace. What about massage therapist weighing in at 3 tons? In Chiang Mai (Thailand) are specially trained elephants. Let they have no certificate of completion of medical courses, but they are easily trained to “push” on the reclining tourists and tickle their nose. Professionals.
Budget fun for the brave tourists to Taiwan: for a modest fee of $ 3 you 10 minute “massage” large steak knives. Sharpened. Sharp side. But at the same time will tell you that massage with knives in Asia are practicing more than 2 thousand years and that this process is designed to expel from the body all the negative energy (frightening them with weapons) and to increase blood pressure. In the last willing to believe.
Getting slapped is always a shame. But not in Thailand. Here I believe that accurate, masterfully dealt a blow with the palm are able to rejuvenate the “patient” for almost 20 years. Just beat properly.
Know why the skin of the geisha have always been young and white porcelain? All thanks to massage bird droppings. Well, an impressive layer of white powder, of course. Japanese beauties believed that if you massage into the skin of the waste products of the Nightingale, it will moisturize it will accelerate the regeneration process and makes the face brighter.
It would seem that the tickling is annoying. But Isabel Aires (Aires Isabel), practicing a unique technique of massage in the Madrid Cosquille Arte Spa (Spain), convinced otherwise. According to her opinion, correctly dosed tickling has a relaxing effect. Many customers Spa to confirm this hypothesis.
Those lucky enough to stay in Four Seasons Resort in Punta Mita (Mexico), is free to try out on your own invaluable the skin exotic massage cactus. Do not rush to wince painfully: in plants previously removed the needle. Not acupuncture. But the cactus, due to its unique property to retain and accumulate moisture, wonderfully moisturize and human skin.
What? What Russian well, the alien — exotic.
Another hi from the Asian beauty which you can experience even in our latitudes. The essence of the process is obscenely simple: on the face and body of the client (often the client) put huge African snails that crawl slowly, leaving a slippery trail. It is in these tracks is the main use of “massage”. The slime of snails significantly accelerates skin regeneration. So the procedure is shown not only wishing to rejuvenate, but also in the treatment of acne and burns. No wonder snail secretion has become such a popular component in Asian care cosmetics.
This procedure is certainly much more pleasant than the previous one. And she is the author, massage therapist Yvette Chang (Yvette Chiang), although an unusual technique has already picked up many of his colleagues. The point is clear from the title: the body relaxed client massage fresh, hot, piping hot pancakes. Massage and aromatherapy — 2 in 1. Yvette is convinced that in this way you can get rid of fatigue, remove toxins and excess fluid from the body. And increase body temperature.
Here’s what really raises the body temperature. In China this service is very common. They believe that wrapping a burning cloth impregnated with a special oil composition, protects against colds and flu. And also burns excess weight. Literally. Importantly, the procedure is painless.