Tokyo, July 15 (ANI): A Tokyo-based beauty salon is offering its customers a new face therapy that will put 'snail slime' to work in rolling back the years.
Manami Takamura, a spokeswoman for the Tokyo-based beauty salon Ci:z.Labo, spokeswoman for Ci:z.Labo says slime from snails helps remove old cells, heals the skin after sunburn and moisturize it, Japan Times reported.
She said that in this way, one can have 100 percent pure snail essence directly on the skin.
Snail slime is believed to have an anti-aging effect on human skin, and some cosmetics are already sold with essence of escargot.
However, the salon is going one step further and claims to give the first live snail treatment in Japan.
The salon's Celebrity Escargot Course will include five minutes of snail therapy, along with a massage and other types of facial treatment. (ANI)