Cupping therapy has been used over the years to mobilize blood flow in order to promote healing. Traditionally, the use of cupping assisted to reduce stagnation of Qi along channels. Cupping helps with injuries with a blockage of blood and body fluids.
Acupuncture and cupping speed up healing and aids the body in its own ability to heal itself. This is done by moving blood flow to the area and increasing circulation.
This therapy helps to eliminate toxins, relieve congestion, improve circulation and relieve muscle tension. The cups can be left stationary or slid along pre-oiled skin, depending on the ailment.