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Have a Doctor Fish Foot Spa



Garra rufa, also called doctor fish, nibble fish, kangal fish, and bonefish (in New England) is a small species of cyprinid fish that is native to rivers, streams, ponds and lakes in the Middle East.

Since the early 21st century, Garra rufa have been integrated into a spa treatment where they feed on the skin of patients with psoriasis. While the doctor fish treatment has been found to alleviate the symptoms of psoriasis, the treatment is not curative, and no cure for psoriasis currently exists. The use of the fish as a spa treatment for the wider public is still widely debated on grounds of efficacy and validity.


Success stories

Ash AP

Dec 06 at 07:57 am
was always curious about this and getting the chanhe to do this when i went on my first holiday in Bali

Sylvia Pieterse

Sep 24 at 17:19 pm
In Amsterdam

Irena Harrison

Jun 11 at 14:33 pm
I had this in Malaysia, Penang specifically. It tickled!!

Susan Zhou

Jun 03 at 06:54 am
So cute! Experience at Tokyo. Feels so itchy but so cool!!!!!

London Leopard

Mar 12 at 09:19 am
I did this in Greece during my university trip.

Carmen Narvais

Feb 08 at 00:32 am
naturally in a cenote in Mexico

Margriet Spriensma

Dec 18 at 23:03 pm
met Tineke

Jules S

Dec 18 at 14:40 pm