Mobile Cupping Therapy in the Greater Orlando Area

Cupping Therapy
Cupping Therapy One of the most ancient forms of alternative medicine can be found in cupping therapy. Cupping therapy is a method for releasing toxins from the organs and tissues of your body, which can be a great addition to massage therapy. It is also known as horn treatment, hijama cupping or vacuum cupping. In cupping therapy, special cups are placed on the skin by an experienced professional to create a suction. The skin tissue is drawn into the cup by this suction force, which causes an increase in the blood flow to that particular area. This helps to detoxify the body as the enhanced blood flow draws the toxins and impurities away from the organs and nearby tissue. They are then eliminated towards the surface. Types Of Cupping There…
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What is Cupping Therapy?

Cupping Therapy
Cupping Therapy Cupping is form of manual therapy—physical manipulation of the body—designed to relieve musculoskeletal pain and tightness and promote faster recovery from training and/or injury. Although cupping is similar to, and often utilized in conjunction with massage, the mechanics through which it works are slightly different than massage: cupping utilizes a negative pressure on muscles, tendons, and fascia, while massage utilizes positive pressure. Cupping is most often performed on the back (upper and/or lower), quads, calves, and hamstrings. Cupping therapy involves placing glass or plastic cups onto the skin directly over the target area. The cupping therapist then creates a vacuum inside the cup; traditionally, this vacuum was created by burning a cotton wool ball, although today it is more common to utilize a hand-based suction pump. The negative…
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Cupping Combined with Massage Therapy

Cupping Therapy, Massage
Incorporate Cupping Therapy Into Your Massage! As anyone who had ever had a massage can tell you, even a basic massage has amazing benefits! For some individuals, a Relaxation Massage or a Swedish Massage may be just what they need to work out minor “knots”, reduce stress, and promote an overall feeling of well-being. However, individuals who are dealing with specific issues such as a nagging injury or persistent muscle fatigue, for instance, may need a more targeted and more intensive massage therapy, such as Deep Tissue Massage or Sports Massage Therapy.    Quite recently, experienced and licensed massage therapists are turning to an ancient massage technique—Cupping Therapy—to enhance and augment the benefits of Deep Tissue Massage, Sports Massage, and other targeted massage techniques. Like manual massage, Cupping stimulates “trigger…
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What is cupping therapy?

Cupping Therapy, Massage
Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. People get it for many purposes, including to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, and as a type of deep-tissue massage. The cups may be made of: Glass Bamboo Earthenware Silicone Cupping therapy might be trendy now, but it’s not new. It dates back to ancient Egyptian, Chinese, and Middle Eastern cultures. One of the oldest medical textbooks in the world, the Ebers Papyrus, describes how the ancient Egyptians used cupping therapy in 1,550 B.C. How does cupping therapy work? To create the suction inside the cups, the practitioner may them by placing a flammable substance (such as herbs, alcohol, and/or…
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