First it was little fishes nibbling on fingers and toes, now the escargot beauty treatment will have snails traversing the contours of people's faces. Anti-aging regimens might be becoming stranger and stranger, but many of them have grounds for existing.
In the case of the escargot beauty treatment, it has been noted that the secretion of snails has anti-aging and rejuvenation properties. According to Rocket News, this "was discovered several decades ago when it was noted that scars on the hands of escargot farmers handling the snails seemed to heal unusually well." In fact, essence of escargot is a popular ingredient in skincare products.
Offered by the Ci:z Medical Group in Tokyo, the escargot beauty treatment starts out as an odd experience that gradually becomes cool and soothing.