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Snail facials being offered by UK salon

27 August 2013 Last updated at 21:48 BST

Having snails crawl across your face may sound revolting but a new beauty treatment from Tokyo is now being offered by a salon in the UK.

A spa in Corby claims to be the only one in the country offering 'snail facials'.

The facial works by placing the molluscs on the face and the slime helps remove old skin cells and rejuvenate the skin underneath.

Louise Hubball went to find out more.

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