What is cupping?

Cupping is used to treat soft tissue conditions and musculoskeletal tension, pain and sports injuries. During cupping, your physical therapist puts special cups on your skin for 5-20 minutes to create suction on the skin, muscles and fascia. It can help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation, overall wellbeing and as a form of deep-tissue massage.

What are the benefits?

Cupping is a soft tissue therapy that encourages healing. The benefits include relaxation, reduced inflammation and pain, faster muscle recovery, increased blood flow and increased overall wellbeing.