Cupping Therapy Treatment

Cupping therapy is an an ancient form of alternative medicine, it involves placing the medical grade cups on the skin to create suction. Gliding Cupping Therapy

Once the cup forms a suction over the skin, the skin and the superficial muscle layer is drawn upwards into the cup. The cups are applied to the meridians (energy pathways) and either left in place or moved along the skin with the help of oil (gliding cupping). Sometimes a combination of both methods is used. Cupping Therapy Treatment

The main aim of a treatment is to remove any blockages and help to balance the energy (qi) and help it to flow smoothly. As cupping can reach muscles up to 4 inches below the surface of the skin, it can also help to remove toxins, assist with blood flow, loosen muscles and calm the nervous system.

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