America has always been a place that embraces new ideas, especially when it comes to the business world. Since the birth of the Internet, there have been even more people coming up with ideas that no one had ever thought to market before. With that many avenues available to people, it shouldn’t surprise us that there are all kinds of truly odd businesses and business ideas popping up all the time. Whether we’re talking about finally being able to convincingly talk about your fake girlfriend, or being able to pay for the honor of watching people eat food you can’t even smell, we’ve put together a list of the 10 shockingly bizarre businesses that actually exist and tell us what you think.
Fake Relationship Service
The Invisible Girlfriend and the Invisible Boyfriend website first came as an app that allowed people to pay $24.99 in order to put together an entire fake relationship. You get to pick pictures, as well as choose a number of attributes. The website came along after and has had enough people actually pay the fee that it’s stuck around.
Face Slapping Massage
Tata, a Thai masseuse has started a business in which she actually slaps people’s faces. It turns out that the slapping actually helps people’s skin get tighter and remove wrinkles. Apparently doctors have actually confirmed this kind of thing works, though most people just don’t like to be slapped.
Tata has apparently found people who want to look younger than care about getting slapped. She claims she charges $350 a session though will discount four sessions for $1,000.