Cupping Therapy is an ancient Chinese form of alternative medicine in which a local suction is created on the skin, practitioners believe this mobilizes blood flow in order to promote healing. Suction is created using heat (fire) or mechanical devices (hand or electrical pumps).
Successive Flash Cupping
Picking and Cupping Therapy
Function In China, Cupping is used primarily to treat respiratory conditions such as bronchitis, asthma, and congestion; arthritis, gastrointestinal disorders; and certain types of pain. Some practitioners also use cupping to treat depression and reduce swelling.