The cups may be made of:
Glass, Bamboo, Earthenware or 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 1550 B.C.A. A more modern version of cupping uses a rubber pump (instead of fire) to create the vacuum inside the cup. Sometimes therapists use silicone cups, which they can move from place to place on your skin for a massage-like effect. The British Cupping Society says that cupping therapy is used to treat:
CUPPING HELPS REDUCE CELLULITE IN 3 IMPORTANT WAYS
Sounds great, right? If you’re ready to sign up for treatment, you’re in luck…
Many massage therapists and spas are aware of the incredible benefits of the 2,000-year-old art of cupping therapy, including us here at Jones Physical Therapy!
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