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Cupping therapy

Cupping Therapy near me

If you are looking for cupping therapy near me then you have come to the right place. Cupping is a remedial therapy that alleviates muscle tightness and pain, reduces inflammation and the feeling of heaviness in the body. The massage therapist creates suction on the skin or cups to apply a vacuum-like pressure to sore muscles. You will feel an all over loosening feeling and a sense of increased energy in your body, as though a weight was being lifted off you. Remedial Massage by Billy is here to help you find the right way to relax, relieve stress, and give you the best massage therapy and cupping Melbourne has to offer. Cupping is covered by private health funds and is offered as a Preston massage service. Book a massage here

What is cupping therapy?

Cupping therapy is one of the oldest and most effective method of releasing toxins from body tissue and organs. It is also known as vacuum cupping, hijama cupping, horn treatment etc.


It is a practice in which the therapist puts special cups on the skin to create suction. This causes the tissue beneath the cup to be drawn up and swell causing increase in blood flow to affected area.


Enhanced blood flow under the cups draws impurities and toxins away from the nearby tissues and organs towards the surface for elimination.

Cupping therapy is indicated for both healthy patients (anti ageing treatment, rejuvenation purpose) and those suffering from ailments. Localised ailments that benefit from cupping therapy include a headache, lower back pain, neck pain, and knee pain.


Systemic illnesses that have seen benefits with cupping therapy include hypertension, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes mellitus, mental disorders, heart disease, hypertension, infections. It can be used to treat skin diseases, respiratory, musculoskeletal, digestive, reproductive, and allergic conditions,

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What are the effects of cupping therapy?

  1. Skin: Improved metabolism in skin tissue, better functioning of sebaceous and sweat glands, improved healing and improved skin resistance

  2. Muscles: Stimulates blood flow and lymphatic drainage

  3. Joints: Increased blood flow and secretion of synovial fluid

  4. Digestive system: Increased peristalsis and secretion of digestive fluids, better digestion and excretion

  5. Blood: Improved blood circulation, improved functioning of RBC and WBC

  6. Nervous System: Stimulates sensory nerves of skin, Improves ANS

In a nutshell,

  • Cupping helps increase blood flow to sore areas in muscles

  • It provides necessary nutrients to the area being treated and promotes healing

  • Cupping can provide pain relief and help ease the symptoms of many common disorders of the bones and muscles. It does this by exciting small nerves inside muscles so that they release pain-killing chemicals.

  • Cupping Therapy can be very relaxing and help to reduce muscular restrictions, scars and adhesions, to decrease swelling, increase range of motion

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