Celebrities are always going to weird lengths to try and rewind the clock and create a visibly smoother and younger looking appearance. But is there anything they won’t do? Take a peek at some of the weird, wacky and gross treatments that celebrities from all around the world participate in – all for the sake of beauty!
Celebrity fans: Lauren Conrad, Gwyneth Paltrow
The ancient practice of oil pulling is said to extract the body of all it’s nasty toxins, as well as reduce the amount of bad bacteria in the mouth. The catch? You must hold one tablespoon of coconut oil in your mouth for twenty minutes before spitting it out. It can also improve your oral health by reducing the amount of plaque and actually helps to whiten your teeth. If you dare…
Vinegar face wash
Celebrity fans: Scarlett Johansson
Wanted to know the secret to crystal-clear skin? It’s sitting in your pantry right now! Apple cider vinegar has been known to calm down the skin and also prevent future breakouts. Simply add one teaspoon to your daily cleansing routine and rinse well before applying a moisturiser over the top.
Celebrity fans: Demi Moore
Actress Demi Moore has been using leech therapy for years, since she discovered it as part of a cleanse whilst visiting a spa in Austria. The medically trained leeches detoxify the blood and help your overall health. But this isn’t a new practice – it has been used for centuries in ancient Egypt as a way to cure almost any ache or pain.
Celebrity fans: Angelina Jolie
There has been much speculation over the last few years that actress Angelina Jolie turned to caviar to remove stretch marks after giving birth. The extremely expensive treatment contains eggs of Baerii sturgeon which help to rejuvenate the skin. You can also use this treatment at home, but it will cost you more than $750 dollars for a 100ml container.
Strawberry teeth whitener
Celebrity fans: Catherine Zeta Jones
Why use painful whitening strips that destroy your gums when you could just use strawberries instead? Catherine Zeta Jones has been known to rub the delicious fruit all over her teeth and gums for a whiter smile. It does make sense – strawberries contain malic acid which can lighten stained teeth. Don’t believe us? Just take a look at them…
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