“Detox” footpads are discoloured after being in contact with sweat, but that doesn’t mean they’ve cleansed your body of anything.

Hong Kong health professionals pour scorn on ‘detox’ footpads

There’s a lack of reliable data to support manufacturers’ claims the footpads can eliminate heavy metals, chemicals and other waste from our bodies. We’ve kidneys and a liver for that, one expert notes

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“Detox” footpads are discoloured after being in contact with sweat, but that doesn’t mean they’ve cleansed your body of anything.
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