Facial and body cupping are executed differently. Facial cups are typically smaller. I use either silicone or glass. They’re used to gently pull the skin away from deeper layers of fascia. This increases blood flow to the area and rejuvenates the skin without leaving cup marks behind.
Over time this practice can improve the complexion and diminishes fine lines and wrinkles.
The suction effect pulls blood into the area of skin underneath the cup. This saturates the surrounding tissue with fresh blood and promotes new blood vessel formation.
Cupping also promotes sterile inflammation. Sterile inflammation is a form of pathogen-free trauma. With cupping, it results from mechanical trauma.
The vacuum-like suction separates different layers of tissues, resulting in microtrauma and tearing. This triggers an inflammatory response, flooding the area with white blood cells, platelets, and other healing aids.
Facial cupping has been shown to:
Because of this, the practice is said to:
Conditions that benefit from facial Cupping
15 Minute Facial Cupping Treatment - $45
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