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Would You Try Boiled Slugs?

Hair Loss

Hair Loss

Over the years – and we’re focusing on several centuries ago here – people have tried all kinds of remedies to try and slow or reverse hair loss. We’ve looked into this topic and one of the most bizarre remedies we found was boiled slugs. Apparently one ‘doctor’ who lived some five centuries ago used boiled slugs – among other ingredients – as part of a self-created potion to restore hair loss to anyone who suffered from it. Some of the other ingredients weren’t as repulsive as this one. He also mixed in honey and saffron among other things. Continue reading