Nail salon pedicurist refuses to see fat woman’s feet
YOU marvelled at the woman too fat to tan. Now read about the woman too fat for a pedicure.
To Hot Springs, Arkansas, where Rachel Bascue has been refused a pedicure at Regal Nails Salon because of her size.
One day earlier, Rachel’s mother had also been refused a pedicure at that salon for the same reason.
This time, however, Rachel taped the visit. We hear a staff member tell her:
“The chair under 250. You cannot fit.”
Another tells her:
“I’ve tried to tell you too many times. It’s not fit for you. It’s dangerous. It is for your own benefit.”
Ms Bascue said she suffered emotional abuse:
“I have been talked about and made fun of, but this is the first time I was made to feel like a freak.”
The nail salon did not point out that she was wearing two different shoes…