From helping athletes to recover to releasing neck tension from office work, cupping can help many people.
Cupping increases blood circulation to a targeted area to help relieve muscle tension, promote cell renewal, increase nutrients, and helping to form new blood vessels and connective tissues.
What to expect?
On arrival, I’ll go through your consultation to understand your needs and expectations from the cupping session.
You’ll be given time to undress privately and cover yourself with the towels provided.I’ll also let you know how to get ready, you will
A lotion is applied to the skin and the tension areas will be identified. The cups will be applied to the skin and a hand pump will create the suction. Redness may occur as the blood vessels respond to the pressure. The cups are usually left for around 10-15 minutes. They are removed and a lotion is massaged into the skin.
I will leave you to relax and get dressed once your massage has finish
What to expect after?
With cupping becoming more popular with Professional athletes you may have spotted some of the post cupping circular marks and these marks can stay for around 10 days. With some peoples looking pretty colourful and others with barely a mark.
It’s important to drink plenty of water after your treatment.