Vacuum Cupping

Chicago Vacuum Cupping ServicesThis technique uses glass or plastic cups that are suctioned to the skin. Like gua sha, the treatment often results in red marks on the skin which fade over the next few days after treatment. Cupping, like gua sha, draws out stagnant blood and toxins from tissues and promotes the flow of blood to the affected area while relieving tension and pain. The technique is also used with the onset of a cold or with a cough to promote healing.

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