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Pedicure fish

  1. Jul 31, 2008 #1

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    http://www.iht.com/articles/ap/2008/07/21/america/NA-US-Fish-Pedicures.php?
     
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    Kind of like using maggots to heal infectious wounds and stuff? The carp will only eat the dead skin?

    Pretty cool idea, but then your feet smell like fish the rest of the day.
     
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    I'm just waiting for the story of the salon owner who accidentally uses pirhanas.
     
  5. Jul 31, 2008 #4

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    I heard about this recently too. It sounded like torture to me. One of the patrons described it as tickling! I'm VERY ticklish on my feet!! :bugeye:
     
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    Do you think PETA will be get upset about this?
     
  7. Jul 31, 2008 #6

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    I'm afraid that the fish will get too aggressive and start eating too much. At what point does ripping off dead skin start to rip off live skin?
     
  8. Jul 31, 2008 #7
    It gives a special taste to the fish, they are served in top class sushi restaurant.
     
  9. Jul 31, 2008 #8
    :rofl::rofl:

    It gives a whole new meaning to sole sushi.
     
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    I thought I was eating toe-fu.
     
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    :yuck: :eek:
     
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    I've been to hot (actually warm) springs in the Jemez mountains in New Mexico where someone has released neon tetras and they will come up and nibble on you, its really quite hard to notice, and funny to watch them...
     
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