CUPPING FOR EAST HARLEM, NY
At ACU Massage we use several methods of pain relief to serve our clients in East Harlem, NY.
Along with our acupuncture and massage services, we also offer cupping treatment to clients of all ages. Read on to learn more about the benefits of cupping and what you can expect at your first appointment.
Why Should You Consider Cupping Treatment?
Cupping has many benefits that attract people to try this service before trying more extreme methods of pain relief. This practice is especially common for athletes who want to relieve sore muscles and heal quickly. Even if you don’t have pain, cupping can also benefit you. Here are a few pros to choosing cupping:
Increase Blood Flow
Cupping uses suction to enhance circulation and increase blood flow to a particular area. If you have tight muscles or an injury, cupping can draw blood to that area, helping you heal more quickly.
With the increased blood flow comes a faster recovery time and a greater chance of pain relief. The enhanced circulation promotes healing in torn muscles or injury sites, which can relieve your pain in the target area without taking medications or undergoing surgery.
What Should You Expect at Your First Cupping Appointment?
Many people find cupping to be a relaxing experience. You will feel some pressure in the area due to the suctioning effect. However, you should not feel any extreme pain. Many people experience redness after the appointment at the cupping site, but this should fade after a few days.
For more information on cupping or any of our other services, contact us today by filling out our online contact form or calling 212-234-4769. You can also book an appointment online. We accept many out of Network insurance policies as well, so your cupping treatment could be covered by health insurance. Contact us today to learn more.