Cupping Benefits

There are many cupping benefits, ranging from relaxation and improved well-being to pain relief. The skin is the body’s largest organ, reflecting imbalances. It stands to reason therefore that therapies that target the skin reap great rewards. The following list of cupping benefits is not exhaustive, but highlights how the therapy can affect you both Read more about Cupping Benefits[…]

Types of cupping

There are different types of cupping you can try, each with there own benefits. The type you will have will depend on your personal circumstances and the preferences of your therapist. Different types include the following: Wet cupping The term wet cupping is used when the therapist makes a small incision on the skin after Read more about Types of cupping[…]

What happens during a cupping therapy session?

To begin you will have a consultation with your therapist. This is when you discuss the concerns you would like to address with the treatment. It is helpful at this stage to inform your therapist of any other treatments you are receiving and any health conditions that may make you unsuitable for this therapy. The Read more about What happens during a cupping therapy session?[…]

An explanation of cupping therapy

The earliest record of cupping therapy was in the Ebers Papyrus – one of the oldest medical textbooks in the world. The textbook describes how ancient Egyptians used the therapy in 1550 BC. The therapy is more commonly associated with ancient Chinese culture however, and is considered a form of traditional Chinese medicine. The term Read more about An explanation of cupping therapy[…]