Last Updated on February 24, 2019 by Anselem
HISTORY OF SNAIL SLIME
Snail slime has been used back in the days 400BC in the ancient Greece.
The classical (Hippocrates) prescribed crushed snails to combat inflammation burns on the skin due it’s medicinal properties contained in the slime.
In the ancient Greece snail slime are also ingested for Treatment of various health issues such as Gastrointestinal ulcers coughs etc.
MODERN SNAIL SLIME HISTORY
The history of modern snail slime began in the 1960’s, this was when the healing properties of snail slime was discovered by a Spanish Oncologist, Rafael Abad.
He conducted an experiment on snails with the radiation therapy, which was also used to treat cancer, and discovered that snail slime contains different composition.
The slime Increases the ability of the snail to heal and repair themselves, countering the effect of the radiation therapy they have been exposed to.
Rafael Abad the Oncologist later tested the snail slime on human skin and found out it also had similar healing effect.
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SNAIL SLIME ON THE SKIN
WHAT IS A SNAIL FACIAL TREATMENT THERAPY?
This Is a process by which snails are placed on a facial skin while they craw or roam around the skin, thereby secreting their slime these process may last for 30-40 minutes.
Snail slime in infused with alot of nutrients and healing properties, such as Hyaluronic acid, Glycoprotein emzymes, Proteoglycans, all known for their healing repairing and rebuilding properties.
Snail slime also contains Antioxidants, which promotes the production of elastic and collagen.
It’s not finished, snail slime Contains 92% to 99% water which acts as an hydrator, nourishes, heals damaged and irritated skin.
It’s anti-aging properties Prevents wrinkles, repairs and restores the skin, leaving the skin firm, youthful, plump and healthy.
Snail slime is also applied to stretch marks, burns, razor bumps, and scars.
With all these nutrient-packed available in snail slime, no wonder it’s used in many Skincare products.
I know snail slime facial Treatment therapy may sound gross and silly, but think about it’s nutritional benefits.
But in any case you don’t want to undergo snail slime facial Treatment therapy, you can just use any Natural Skincare Products that Contains snail slime to treat and pamper your skin.