Cupping Therapy: Relief For The Face, Head and Neck

Author: Anita Shannon, L.M.T. Photo Courtesy of Anita Shannon Cupping therapy, or vacuum therapy, can be used for a variety of applications, from head to toe. One special focus is the head, neck and face, as these are often areas of pain and dysfunction. Headaches, sinusitis, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders, lymphatic issues, chronic inflammation, and [...]

Cupping Therapy: Relief For The Face, Head and Neck2017-09-01T15:21:19-05:00

Cupping for Weight Loss

Among all the benefits of cupping therapy and the many ailments it can heal, the most interesting is possibly using cupping therapy to promote weight loss. Excess weight is based on many factors such as a sluggish metabolism, stress, hormone imbalances, excessive intake of unhealthy food with low nutritional value and inadequate exercise. All of [...]

Cupping for Weight Loss2017-05-10T21:41:14-05:00

Does cupping technique work? We tested it, and here’s what we found…

BY JUSTIN MITCHELL The most shocking part of Michael Phelps’ performances at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio De Janiero had nothing to do with his swimming. It had nothing to do with his technique or hair color (looking at you, Ryan Lochte). More than anything, people were freaking out over the giant purple marks [...]

Does cupping technique work? We tested it, and here’s what we found…2017-09-01T15:27:03-05:00

Cupping Helps Heal The USA Men’s Olympic Gymnastics Team

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Alex Naddour has tried massages, a hot tub for recovery and gotten cortisone shots before a competition. The relief they offer from the wear-and-tear his body has taken from gymnastics is often only temporary. But he’s found a $15 solution on Amazon. Like many on the American men’s team, Naddour has [...]

Cupping Helps Heal The USA Men’s Olympic Gymnastics Team2017-05-10T21:58:38-05:00

Sports Cupping Therapy

The use of suction is commonplace throughout the history of the Olympic Games for maintenance, pre and post event injuries, detoxification and recovery. Besides Cupping for injuries and recovery, Olympic Trainers use suction to draw toxins from the swimmers that have been absorbed from the pools that they are in for many hours every day. Dead [...]

Sports Cupping Therapy2017-05-10T22:01:39-05:00

What Is Cupping Therapy

Massage Cupping is the combination of massage movements and negative pressure with the use of a Baguanfa / Kangzhu Biomagnetic cups on the skin. The cups are positioned at the area to be treated and, depending on the type of cups being used; a vacuum is created within the cup to draw the skin and underlying tissue [...]

What Is Cupping Therapy2017-05-12T17:50:45-05:00

Cupping Equipment

Facial Cups   Baguanfa Cups   Blue Baguanfa Cups   Kangzhu Biomagnetic Cups  

Cupping Equipment2016-07-16T17:40:42-05:00

Post Cupping Care

Remember to drink plenty of water following your treatment to help flush the toxins lifted from the muscles!!! Avoid the following for 24 hours after your session: Excessive or heavy exercise Hot Tub Sauna Steam Room Hot Bath/Shower Sunbathing Heavy Meals The most common misunderstanding regarding after effects of cupping, are the marks that sometimes [...]

Post Cupping Care2017-05-10T22:04:07-05:00

Facial Cupping

    Women in Asia, Russia and Europe have been using these remarkable "negative pressure" facial exercises for rejuvenation and maintenance for generations. Protocols for the face use the small cups to vacuum and lift the facial tissue, mimicking the pumping movements of lymphatic drainage. It is a manual method that replicates the effects of equipment [...]

Facial Cupping2017-06-13T22:52:15-05:00

Foot Reflexology

  Reflexology can reduce stress, relieve pain, increase energy, improve circulation, cleanse the body of a myriad of toxins, improve health, strengthen the immune system, enhance creativity and productivity. Reflexology can assist in weight loss and in overcoming addictions. Historically Cupping on the feet has been a difficult prospect. But with the continued development of [...]

Foot Reflexology2016-07-16T17:39:03-05:00