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FIRE CUPPING

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Detox &
Healing
£55
45-60 min
Zero
Instant

What is it?

Fire cupping is a traditional therapeutic technique that involves placing cups on the skin and using fire to create suction. Originating in ancient Chinese medicine, fire cupping is believed to promote healing by improving blood circulation and releasing toxins from the body.

 

During the treatment, a cotton ball soaked in alcohol is ignited and briefly placed inside a glass or bamboo cup. The flame is removed, and the cup is quickly placed on the skin, creating a vacuum effect that draws the skin upward into the cup. This suction action is thought to stimulate the flow of energy, along the body's meridians, which are believed to be channels through which energy flows.

 

By enhancing circulation and energy flow, fire cupping helps alleviate various ailments, including muscle tension, pain, inflammation, and even respiratory conditions like asthma and bronchitis. The treatment may leave temporary marks on the skin, resembling bruises, but these typically fade within a few days.

In addition to its physical benefits, fire cupping is often praised for its ability to promote relaxation and reduce stress. Many people find the sensation of the cups being placed on their skin soothing and calming, making it an excellent complement to other relaxation techniques like massage or acupuncture.

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Fire Cupping Benefits

  • Improved blood circulation: The suction created by the cups may help stimulate blood flow to the treated area, which can promote healing and relieve muscle tension.

  • Pain relief: Some people use fire cupping to alleviate muscle and joint pain, as well as to reduce inflammation,

  • Relaxation: The warmth and gentle pressure of the cups can induce relaxation and relieve stress.

  • Detoxification: Advocates suggest that fire cupping can help remove toxins from the body by drawing them to the surface of the skin.

  • Skin Health: Can improve the appearance of the skin by promoting lymphatic drainage and reducing cellulite.

  • Immune Boost: Stimulates the immune system, helping to ward off illness and promote overall health.

  • Treatment of various conditions: Fire cupping is sometimes used as a complementary therapy for conditions such as back pain, headaches, respiratory disorders, and digestive issues.

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FIRE CUPPING TREATMENT

45 minute treatment  £55

*PLEASE NOTE: Fire cupping will leave marks similar to large love bits on your skin. Please bare this in mind before booking. Something to consider if you are about to go on holiday or attend an event that you require that area of your skin to be exposed,.

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