I went to Let’s Face It in SM Marikina today. Des has been bugging me to get my warts burned off my body, so I asked for a facial as well. There must be a reason why people like being scraped and burned – and come back for more.
They started with the facial. A lot of creams, and masks. Massages. Steam on the face (which was hard to breathe through). More creams. A mask that squeezed your face together like a vacuum sucking it. And then they hit you with the painful part. They start scraping your face with a toothpick. And when it reaches the nose area, wow, they take pleasure in really digging that toothpick in there.
Painful yet …. nice. 🙂 And seeing all the dirt afterwards makes you feel happy.
Then the warts. They put a local anesthetic. And then they start cauterizing them. I thought you wouldn’t feel anything, but I guess not all warts were covered by the anesthetic. And the smell of burning flesh? Wow.
Painful and traumatic yet … wonderful. 🙂
Now I am waiting for the results of this endeavor. Smooth, clean skin. But in the meantime, I will have to cover this: