Cupping

There are myriad versions of Cupping including – Stationary (Retaining) Cupping, Needle Cupping, Moxa Cupping, Water Cupping, Wet Cupping, Flash Cupping, Herbal Cupping, Aquatic Cupping, Massage Cupping, Intermittent Cupping and Dynamic Cupping.
When movement is involved this type of Cupping Therapy is also known as Koppingsmassage, Sugekopsmassage, Body Vacuuming, Pneumatic Therapy, Cupping Massage, Glide Cupping, Dredging the Channels,  Running Cups, Negative Pressure Massage, Migrating Cups and the Moving Cup Method.

At Myotherapy and Massage we use Myofacial Cupping.   It is used to to stretch myofacia, to loosen its tensile hold which can contribute to tension in the tissue and is used over trigger points to releive associated pain or referred pain