I just read a little blurb about pedicurist Bastien Gonzalez, who works on celebrities including Naomi Campbell and Gwyneth Paltrow and flies around the world to tend to the feet of the filthy rich. This translates to "18,688 miles traveled per week; 3 passports owned; 10 clients per day; 3,000 pedicures in 2006; 18 pedicurists trained last year; 10 pedicurists fired last year; and 1 buffing chamois used per month."
His fee for a pedicure? ONE HUNDRED AND FORTY DOLLARS. Plus tip. Now, I'm not the sort of girl who goes super-cheap on pedicures; I think it's worth paying a little more to ensure clean instruments and a safe environment for your feet. But $140? That seems pretty high, so I decided to investigate to see what this pedicure entails. To find out, read more