Fish Spa in Thailand

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It was raining and I was curious….you see these Fish Spa  places all over Asia.  So, for 100Baht (about $3) why not.

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They start by cleaning your feet with a solution.  I think it’s to balance the Ph to make sure the fish will be ok.

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Next, you sit on the bench and put your feet in the water.  It takes a minute or two but soon the fish will swarm you.

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It feels pretty strange when they start eating the dead skin…hundreds of fish swarming kind of tickles.

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As you can see above, they get quite attached to you.

All in all it wasn’t a bad experience but I’m not sure they really did anything.  Seems like a gimmick to me.  They are supposed to eat the callouses and make your feet soft but I didn’t notice much difference afterwards.  For $3, it wasn’t bad but I doubt I will do it again.

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