This massage uses special glass cups and by burning out the oxygen a vacuum is created. The cups are then applied along the energy lines of the body. The sucking motion of the vacuum cup creates an intense stimulation of the skin, pulling blood to the surface.
Effects of cupping:
- mechanical – skin, subcutaneous tissue, fascia and muscles are stretched under pressure, improves blood circulation
- reflex – influence and harmonizes the internal organs
- metabolic – stimulates the lymphatic system of the body and the subsequent run-off pollutants