As a NewBeauty editor, I’ve learned that wellness and beauty go hand in hand and wellness begins from the inside out. I had heard a lot about nutritional IV therapy, a trendy (but not new) treatment that countless celebrities like Chrissy Teigen, Kelly Osbourne, Simon Cowell, Madonna, Rhianna and Cara Delevingne swear by, but I didn’t really know what it was. As I began to learn more about how they use it to fight the flu, fatigue, jet lag and the dreaded morning-after hangover; I was curious to know if getting a needle in the arm for a vitamin boost would really workNutritional IV therapy recently made headlines when it was reported that Kim Kardashian had an IV administered just hours before the Met Gala (which timewise doesn’t sound quite right, but more on that later) in order to get a red-carpet glow. According to Page Six, Kardashian ordered a “beautify” IV treatment, a mix of B vitamins and anti-inflammatory medication. Kardashian later tweeted that she never got that IV, but the damage was already done and I wanted the inside scoop. What do all these celebs know that we don’t? And how did the IV drip go from a medical necessity to a fashionable accessory?
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