Doctor Fish trend is made popular in Asia and has since been making the headlines in the lifestyle industry. This Doctor Fish phenomenon is making its way around the world even as you are reading this!!!
The secret to natural beautiful skin is finally here!
These Doctor Fishes (Garra Rufa) are put to work by nibbling on your skin removing dead skin cells through natural exfoliation!
They have found that these tiny fishes secrete a ENZYME called diathanol which is said to improve skin regeneration!
Most common concepts of this Doctor Fish treatment are done
on the Hands & Feet also known as Fish Manicure & Fish Pedicure.
Doctor fish is the name given to two species of fish: Garra rufa and Cyprinion Macrostomus. Other nicknames include nibble fish, kangal fish,little dermatologists and doctorfishen; in non-medical contexts, Garra Rufa is called the reddish log sucker. They live and breed in the outdoor pools of some Turkish spas, where they feed on the skin of patients with psoriasis. The fish are like combfishes in that they only consume the affected and dead areas of the skin, leaving the healthy skin to grow, with the outdoor location of the treatment bringing beneficial effects. The spas are not meant as a treatment option, only as a temporary cure for symptoms, and patients usually revisit the spas every few months. Some patients have experienced complete cure of psoriasis after repeated treatments, but due to the unpredictable nature of the disease, which is strongly influenced by endogenous factors, this may simply be regression towards the mean.