Stella Maxwell is taking self-care to an entire new stage.
On Wednesday, Maxwell, 28, shared a collection of photographs of herself with two totally different snakes wrapped round her physique.
Seems, she was getting a therapeutic massage.
“‘Entwine in interspecies love to recollect your wild divine nature,’” Maxwell captioned the Instagram publish.
In a single photograph, the mannequin could be seen holding a boa constrictor within the air with a python round her waist. Within the subsequent shot, Maxwell lies down with the snakes, on what seems to be a therapeutic massage desk.
“‘Get current,’” Maxwell continued. “‘Embrace energy and embody pleasure,’” Maxwell added, signing the quote with the title Serpentessa, a self-described “Snake Priestess”.
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Based on her web site, she affords a non-public one-on-one session, with herself appearing as a information whereas the snakes work do the work.
When a shopper lies on the desk, “the boa constrictors’ soothing undulations dispel any fears or considerations by firming and stimulating your physique’s vagus nerve, releasing endorphins and oxytocin,” Serpentessa explains on her web site.
“These feel-good hormones relieve stress, create pleasure, and improve your emotional, bodily and cognitive resiliencies in at present’s hectic world.”
Serpentessa went on to say that one session with the snakes can relieve stress, migraines, and assist ease ache attributable to different diseases.
“Not solely do the Serpents elicit emotional/psychological stress aid, however blood move is elevated to tense areas and the gliding weight of the Snake’s physique relieves strain all through the individual’s physique,” Serpentessa defined.