Debunking Recent Fad Beauty Treatments in Beverly Hills Day Spa

June 24, 2017 @ 1:17 PM

While there are many spa treatments available, Beverly Hills spa owner Vida Emanuel warns that a number of recent exotic-sounding treatments do not meet their lofty claims.  As with many fads, certain treatments do not have the backing of scientific studies and can actually do more harm to the body than help.

A medieval-sounding procedure has recently gained new interest.  The procedure is called “ear candling” and can be done at home with a cheap, easily purchased kit.  Used to eliminate excess ear wax, it involves placing a cone in the ear and lighting the end.  As the flame moves closer to the ear canal, the heat is said to form a vacuum that draws out ear wax.  It is touted as a chemical free option...

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