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Fish Spa Mexico

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Address: Cancun, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 998 882 0827
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

Fish Spa Mexico launched a pioneering treatment in the therapeutic and...

Fish Spa Mexico launched a pioneering treatment in the therapeutic and wellness world, being one of the healthiest trends of the moment. Using authentic Garra Rufa fish, also known as "Doctor Fish". These tropical fish from Turkey feed on dead skin cells.You can experience the innovative "Fish Spa Pedicure", exfoliation, biological natural dermabrasion provided by the fish spa, having a great time. Garra Rufa Fish gently suctions dead cells from the outer layer of skin without touching the inner layers. At the same time, they produced micro suction massage which activates blood circulation and facilitates the regeneration of healthy skin. The dead skin is removed and the new layers of skin are more glossy, smooth and healthy. Feet:Submerged in a pond with a comfortable armchair with approximately 150 fish per person, at least 30 minutes recommended time.

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Just DO IT

My daughter and I did it! I have read about it and this was on my list of must do’s. It was a great experience. YES it is weird and creepy… My daughter is not adventurous and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 June 2016
Bellevue, Washington
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Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

My daughter and I did it! I have read about it and this was on my list of must do’s. It was a great experience. YES it is weird and creepy… My daughter is not adventurous and SHE did it…. Does it hurt? NO…honestly it feels like little vibrations on your feet. I honestly can say my feet felt amazing... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

This was alittle weird. Let fish eat my skin? But it was so cool and they did! Now my feet are so smooth! It tickles at first and then it's like fish kisses all over your feet and legs!

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Derry, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Upon leaving from Cancun, my wife and I came across this spa in the airport and gave it a try. To say the least, it was a unique experience. Weird at first but rather enjoyable. The feeling of these Garra Rufa fish nibbling at your feet was bizarre but fun. It gave a kind of buzzing feeling when the many... More 

Thank Terry W
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

I'd heard about the fish spa before, so while we were in the airport waiting for our flight out of Cancun, My sister& I tried it. It TICKLES!!! It feels like a bunch of tiny bubbles that are able to move independently of each other. The fish are tiny so there's ZERO chance of obtaining an injury because of the... More 

Thank DelaneyGoesGlobal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were just having fun at the Mall and we saw some people screaming and laughing and we realize that there are some fishes bites around their feet and we decide to have this experience ... I recommend, it is like tickled !! Enjoy

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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

I had seen this a number of times online and even had a friend who tried it. I was contemplating doing it myself, then as I was waiting for my flight at the Cancun Airport I saw the Fish Spa and had to give it a go. As soon as I stuck my feet in the little fish came around... More 

Thank Lynn H
Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Wanted to try this a year ago but didn't have enough time. Tried it this trip and it was cool. Worth every penny, feels like mini jets all over your feet. I will do it every trip now!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Did it mostly for experience. They wash your feet first then you put them in the tank. When you first put your feet in its kind of freaky but you eventually will get use to them nibbling at your feet. They really do get your foot smooth but I would forgo a regular pedicure.

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Interesting and I've always wanted to try this. Didn't do it for long, so can't speak to the benefits, but it felt cool. :)

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

REVIEW FOR WAYAN FISH SPA AT CANCUN AIRPORT: My daughter had enjoyed this feet exfoliation in Thailand and as a gardener, I was intrigued. Wayan Fish Spa Therapy was at the Cancun airport near the Virgin American/Jet Blue gates and for $20 I enjoyed the experience. Two people is $30 for 15 minutes. The fish don’t eat your callouses, they... More 

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