Garra rufa fish originally lived in the rivers in the Middle East countries such as Turkey, Syria, Iran and Iraq. Age four to six years with a maximum length of 12 cm. However, the fish used for therapy is still a small fish that are 3-6 months old, generally has a length of 1.5 to two cm. This fish can live in water with a temperature of zero to 43 degrees Celsius.
Garra rufa fish originally lived in the rivers in the Middle East countries such as Turkey, Syria, Iran and Iraq. Age 4 to 6 years with a maximum length of 12 cm. However, the fish used for therapy is still a small fish that are 3-6 months old, generally has a length of 1.5 to 2 cm. This fish can live in water with a temperature of 0 to 43 degrees Celsius.
In the Turkish community, with the fish spa has been known since 200 years ago. However, this therapy only fish known to bloom in Asia, Europe and America since 2006. At the beginning of its discovery, is mistaken for a fish-eating fish meat. At that time, when a group of people in the river Kangal, Turkey, the fish are swarming around their feet. However, they do not find their feet hurt even they feel their bodies feel more refreshed. That is, the beginning so that the fish was finally made one therapy to cure disease.
To gain the maximum benefit, you should pay attention to cleanliness and health of the pond. Does the pool have a good filter system? What are the procedures that must pass before trying this therapy? Better, is a special pool for people with certain skin diseases which are not affiliated with a public pool that is not contagious disease.
Before starting to insert foot into the pool, feet will be cleaned first. The goal is that the feet clean of dust, lotions or chemicals other woods that can make a fish drunk or do not go near your feet. The first time you insert foot, you will feel a tingling effect “invasion” of this fish. Furthermore, you can also feel like a small stun stung. These small fish are happy to eat the dead skin cells. However, because these fish have no teeth, it is not dangerous and will hurt your feet. Instead, you will feel a sense of amusement for smoked fish. They will continue to stick to your feet while continuing to eat the dead skin cells.
Although these fish like to eat dead human skin, but they are also given other fish food and vitamins to stay healthy. This was done so the fish stay healthy.
Benefits of Fish Spa
By eating the dead skin cells that exist, then your feet will be cleaner, much more subtle and believable can treat certain skin diseases like eczema and psoriasis dry (red and scaly skin). When sucking the dead skin, Garra rufa fish will also salivate an enzyme containing dithranol (anthralin) which will stimulate the growth of new skin cells. Benefits, will reduce the itching of the skin blemishes and scars.
In addition to beauty and skin health, this fish can also provide other positive effects for the body. When these fish suck up our legs, feet will feel the shock-shock resulting from a crowd of small fish can stimulate acupuncture points on the soles of the feet and make a smooth blood circulation. In order to obtain maximum results, therapy should be done regularly 2 to 3 times a week for 3 months.
See the fish rushing swiftly suck the dead skin and can create feelings of relaxation. Not to mention the sucking mouth tingling from these small fish. You can definitely feel a sense of comfort that will make you relaxed.
So, in addition to physical health, health and peace of mind you can also enjoy. At some spas, you can not only insert foot to overrun Garra rufa fish, but you can try to soak the entire body while feeling the gentle suction the baby fish is Garra rufa. Intend to try it?