Cupping is a type of alternative therapy that originated in China. It involves placing cups on the skin to create suction. The suction may facilitate healing with blood flow. Proponents also claim the suction helps facilitate the flow of “qi” in the body. Qi is a Chinese word meaning life force.
Cupping increases blood circulation to the area where the cups are placed. This may relieve muscle tension, which can improve overall blood flow and promote cell repair. It may also help form new connective tissues and create new blood vessels in the tissue.
Lymphatic Drainage which uses a gentle pressure, can help to move waste fluids away from the damaged area, It’s one technique used to reduce lymphedema. This specialized approach focuses on the lymphatic system, which is part of the immune system. This type of massage aims to help the body maintain proper blood circulation, body fluid balance, and immune functions.
Acupressure releases endorphins and promotes anti-inflammatory effects
, helping with certain types of arthritis. Depression and anxiety. More than one study suggests that fatigue and mood may improve from the use of acupressure.
Essential oils are highly concentrated plant extracts distilled into oil. Popular in complementary and alternative medicine, these oils, derived from flowers, leaves, roots, and other parts of plants, have been used for medicinal purposes in some cultures for centuries. Continuing scientific research has found that certain essential oils do indeed have health benefits; in fact, many modern medications are derived from essential oils.
Cupping with Essential oils
30 mins $85 60mins $145 90 mins $185
(60 mins session) Cupping with Lymphatic Drainage plus essential oils $155
(60 mins session) Cupping with acupressure plus essential oils $165