Throughout centuries, human beings have been intrigued by physical beauty, and in order to achieve it, have gone lengths and breadths. From using fruits, vegetables, oils, they have not left any stone unturned to ensure there beauty remains intact. But some treatments are bound to throw others off the edge. Here’s looking at 10 of the most disgusting routines people undergo to achieve physical beauty. Get ready to put your puke face on!
Top 10 Disgusting Beauty Treatment:
10. Snake Venom
Now, snake is one living species which we all are scared off. We run away at the name of it. But imagine a world where the venom released form snake mouth would be the next big thing in beauty industry. Well, dear! That world is not far enough! Apparently, pigments from snake venom are now being used as alternatives to Botox. They are believed to help remove wrinkles and lines. Believe it or not, some of our favourite Hollywood stars have become fan of it, including Indie. Arie, Josh Duhamel and Fergie.
9. Sheep Embryo
This is believed to help in longevity of skin cells. It also helps in maximising the production of collagen and help in improving the elasticity of skin. Thus, it ensures reduction of fine lines and wrinkles. By combating chronological ageing, it helps to preserve skin’s youthful and young look in this young-looking-obsessed-world.
8. Human Placenta
Placenta have been identified by the beauty industry as an excellent ingredient for hair straightening and skin care. Apart from rejuvenating ageing skin, it is also credited for curing lethargy and promoting breast milk production. It acts as a skin lifter, firmer and hydrator. It also treats skin which has been damaged from over-exfoliation. Besides, it also helps in skin elasticity and promote collagen production, which in turn acts as an anti-ageing agent.
They don’t leave anything, do they? Beauty experts claim that elements found in urine can help to get rid of many skin diseases, such as eczema, acne and psoriasis. It acts as an astringent. It is believed that the first morning pee is the most effective one. I know what your feeling- but before you puke, think of the brighter side, it definitely cuts down the long bills that you get at beauty salons!
6. Eel Bath
Another extremely dangerous beauty improving practise is bating with eels. It is the latest trend in exfoliation process. This process involves immersing one’s whole body in a bath tub full of eels the length of a pencil and then let the eels do the rest of the work. At the end of the process, the eels exfoliate your skin by removing all dead skin cells.
5. Leech Blood Sucking
Made famous by Hollywood actor Demi Moore, a yet another beauty routine involves letting leeches suck your blood. It helps in detoxifying one’s blood and helps in improving blood circulation and releasing any specific blood stagnation. Even celebrities like Dolly Parton and Pamela Anderson have admitted to use this method of beauty treatment. Healthy or not, one must give it to the ladies for daring it all in order to rejuvenate their body!
4. Whale Vomit
Well, Someone’s trash is someone else’s gold! In this case, a whale’s vomit is the human’s perfume. Yes, you heard that right! Apparently, European women have been using it for ears to make the members of opposite sex more sexually appealing. Now, carnal instincts have been making people put up anything that they think will make themselves attractive.
3. Snail Mucus
Want to fight that stretch marks post pregnancy or the ones that you got from working out in gym? What about getting rid of some scars on your face? Well, the answer is same- Snail mucus. It also helps in anti-ageing. Snail mucus has proteins, anti-oxidant and hyaluronic acid – everything you need to give you that smooth face that you long for!
2. Bird Poop
Now the one thing we dread when having an open air lunch is getting popped upon by bird. But worry no more, beauty experts have now discovered that the urea and guanine present in bird poop helps enhancing one’s face by softening, smoothening and brightening it. Urea acts as a detoxifying and cleaning agent, while guanine helps in giving shimmer to the face. And this is no new beauty treatment. This beauty treatment which is taking the west by storm has been in vogue in the east since the seventeenth century.
1. Bull Semen
Dream of owning those lovely long tresses just like your favourite pop star or movie star? Yes, those luscious, silky and smooth hair? Well, find yourself some bull semen and apply on your hair. No kidding, but bull semen have elements in it which have the ability to give extra shine and silkiness to human hair. It has also been recognised for reviving hair and repairing damage. Well, now that’s something!
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