Cupping therapy also known as cupping massage has been gaining the attention of most people today because of its use in weight loss and reduction of cellulite. It has being the talk of some celebrities now about the fascinating effect of the treatment. Cupping therapy is a form of a non-invasive type of healing procedure making it more appealing.
Cellulite is the term used to refer to a collection of fat which is stored beneath the skin and pushes against the skin tissues making the affected area appears dimpled and lumpy. Most women today lives with cellulite including the younger ones. Researchers have shown that cellulite is found a lot of women compare to that of men because of the different in the collective tissues of both man and woman, this makes our body store fat differently.
Cellulite affects both fat and thin people despite the popular believe that cellulite is attributed to overweight people only. Scientists have suggested a lot of factors that can influence how much cellulite your body can develop, among are; hormone changes, body fat, poor diet, dehydration, Slow metabolism and sometimes hereditary. Arms, stomach, buttocks, thighs are usually the most part of the body where cellulite develops.
How cupping therapy works
Cupping therapy is a form of massage that involves the use of a rubber suction cup to stimulate blood flow instead of a conventional use of fingers, this help to create more oxygen and eliminate any trapped toxins.
The cupping therapist applies oil on the patient’s skin after which the suction will now be created, the applied suction creates pressure and causes the cellulite to break up. The toxins are naturally expelled out of the body as the therapist moves the cup over the affected area causing the tissues to relax and induce the release of fat and toxins. Cupping therapy also eases the cords connecting the skin muscle by reducing the fluid build-up making the skin to appear smooth and healthy.
The cupping massage technique mainly adopts the use of medical-grade silicon cupping sets which makes it easier to glide across the skin than the old pump cupping sets. Applying this cupping oil also allow the user to easily glides these cups across the target area.
Cellulite cupping therapy procedure allows flow of fresh oxygenated blood which is rich in natural nutrients, it helps to get rid of bumpy cellulite look making the skin to appear toned and smooth. The treatment not only work great on cellulite but some people have also reported that cupping massage reduces the appearance of scars, dark spot and stretch marks when done frequently. The massage effect improves blood circulation, encourage cell rejuvenation thereby leaving the skin looking healthier and youthful.
Cupping therapy works more effectively when the procedure is carried out by an expert therapist. More so, for a better result, it is recommended to go for a cupping session one or twice a week.