When Michael Phelps posted an Instagram photo of his cupping marks, hence begun the Cupping Therapy trend. However, Cupping Therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which cups are placed on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. Cupping massage is a safe and non-invasive modality that uses suction to create negative pressure, rather than compression on the tissue. This negative pressure helps relieve aching muscles and joint stiffness, reduce inflammation and provide relief for many acute and chronic conditions. Massage Cupping Therapy pulls stagnation out of tissues and bring it to the skin level. The pores expand discharging some of these wastes, the rest is then more accessible to the body's circulatory and lymphatic systems where it can properly be flushed out.
Cupping Massage can be beneficial in alleviating the following:
Pain - Caused by migraines and repetitive muscle use
Stress - As blood flow increases, you can experience a sense of relief and relaxation
Injuries - Brings healthy blood flow to the injured tissues to aid in the healing process, while also drawing toxins away from the area
Respiratory Issues - Using suction cups on the chest can increase blood flow and drain lymphatic fluid
You may choose a 30 minute sessions to target specific areas. The 60 and 90 minute sessions are designed for full body cupping.
30 Minute Targeted Session
A 30 minute session focused on a specific area of the body. Cups are stationed in the targeted area then glide up and down to promote a negative pressure massage in the muscle belly. You may experience circles of redness that are simply toxins lifting to the skin surface. This may last 3 to 5 days. Following treatment you will be advised to keep the area covered and avoid windy conditions for a day or two. $70
60/90 Minute Session
Cups are placed on the body for 15-20 minutes then glide up and down to promote a negative pressure massage in the muscle belly. You may experience circles of redness that are simply toxins lifting to the skin surface. This may last 3 to 5 days. Following treatment you will be advised to keep the area covered and avoid windy conditions for a day or two. Cupping can be very sedating. During your consultation discuss if you would prefer a more energetic cupping experience, as it can be altered. 60 minutes $105/ 90 minutes 135
Suction cups are placed on areas where cellulite is present. This increases circulation to the area, allowing trapped toxins to be released. The suction redistributes fat cells beneath the skin, resulting in a smoothed appearance. You will see results instantly. After treatment, there will be no required downtime and you can return to their normal activities. Some redness is normal after treatment, but this should diminish very quickly. 30 Minutes $65
Diminish fine lines while stimulating your cells to produce and secrete collagen. This treatment will firm, tone and lift your skin as well as brighten it. Facial cuppings helps eliminate buildup of wastes and fluid in the face and neck. It exercises the facial muscles to promote circulation. This supports lymphatic drainage, which can help get rid of toxins and promote a more toned appearance. Coconut Oil is applied to the face for a smooth glide, lift, and maximum glow. 30 minutes $65
A full blanket of Magnetic Cupping has such an amazing way of aiding your body to your parasympathetic nervous system. Being in a Sympathetic (Fight-or-flight) response takes a toll on your immune system and therefore overall health. Most clients expressed that they feel as if they have fallen into a trans state of deep relaxation. The full Cupping Blanket is only one of many ways to change the body’s nervous system. The body heals itself best, when the body can revive the cells without outside stress. Magnetic Cupping Therapy raises energy levels, helps with depression, Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Insomnia, Inflammations, Back pain and foot pain, wounds from life or surgery. This therapy is also recognized by NASA and the Foundation for Alternative and Integrative Medicine. 30Minutes $75/ 60 minutes $110/ 90 minutes $140