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1. A procedure in which the body is coated with a usually herbal or mineral preparation and wrapped tightly in strips of cloth, performed for cosmetic or medicinal purposes such as skin tightening, detoxification, or temporary weight loss.
2. The ingredients and materials needed to perform such a procedure.
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(Hairdressing & Grooming) a beauty treatment in which the body is covered in lotion and wrapped tightly in strips of cloth in order to promote weight loss or improve skin tone
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