Most recent literature shows that the micro tearing in capillary/vasculature from cupping initiates complex blood vessel formation Improving overall oxygenation, increasing diapedesis for debris clearing and most importantly anti-inflammatory/local opioid secretion for peripheral pain relief.
Cupping is the placement of glass suction cups onto the skin surface to increase the blood flow the local tissues. Cupping can be used to treat sprains, injuries to soft tissues, sore backs, hips or related pain, fluid retention, bronchitis, asthma or congestion and other complaints. Cupping works by regulating the bodies capicity to circulate fluid and blood in the body. Several cups are usually placed on the body simultaneously and then left for up to 15 minutes. Cupping only session is $59