Welcome to the nation’s first ‘beer spa’

SISTERS, OR (KTVZ) — Oregon beer enthusiasts aren’t just drinking it, they’re soaking in it at the nation’s first beer spa.

“You’re going to soak in a proprietary blend of beer, hops, barley and some herbs,” explains Sally Champa, owner at Hop in the Spa in Sisters.

It’s more than just soaking in beer: A bath in brew is good for you. Many swear by hops’ medicinal qualities in getting rid of pain and aches.

“I used it, and my pains went away and I slept great,” said Mike Boyle, chief “hoptimisitc” officer at Hop in the Spa.

For those hoping to get tipsy off the tub, there is some bad news.

“You will not get drunk soaking in beer,” Champa said.

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