The massage lasts a minimum of 1 hour, 15 minutes and it involves letting multiple boa constrictors slither across your body. According to Serpentessa, the snakes “tone and stimulate the vagus nerve in our body and that releases endorphins and oxytocin.”
If you’re wondering is it safe, have no fear because the snake therapist herself admits she cannot control where the snakes go on a person’s body. Serpentessa does say that her snakes have never hurt anyone thus far.
Source: CBS NEW YORK