What is Myofascial Cupping?
It is a modified form of ancient Eastern style cupping. It specifically target's the musculo-Skeletal system by using plastic cups and vacuum to create suction. The vacuum draws the soft tissue into the cup, thus providing a force to the soft tissue/ fascia system. The vacuum lifts the soft tissue up, causing blood flow and oxygen to come into the area.
*Increases nutrient rich blood into the treated area
*Increases fluid movement which the assists in recovery
*Assists in the reduction of inflammation and aids recovery
*Breaks up Congestion
*It is ideal for those who are not comfortable with acupuncture needles
What conditions can it help with?
*Muscles pain, imbalance & tightness
*Muscle strains & spains
*ITB & Piriformis Syndrome
*Neck & Back pain
This can be used in conjunction with other complementary therapies. It takes into account the whole person and helps activate each patient’s natural healing processes as well as restoring their physical and emotional well-being.
* Cupping may leave you with bruise like circles where the cups have been placed. These are not bruises, there is no damage to the skin or the muscles. The circles should fade within 7-10 days dependant on your skin type.
***This is not suitable if you are on blood thinners, heart problems or have suffered with vascular disease****