Chinese Cupping

Chinese Cupping

Chinese cupping therapy is an ancient healing technique that has been practiced for thousands of years in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and other cultures. It involves the use of special cups, typically made of glass, plastic, or bamboo, to create a suction effect on the skin. This therapy is believed to help promote blood flow, relieve muscle tension, and encourage the body’s natural healing processes.

During a Chinese cupping session, a trained therapist places cups on specific areas of the body, often the back, shoulders, or limbs, after applying a small flame or a vacuum pump to create suction. As the cups create a partial vacuum, they draw the skin and underlying tissue upward into the cup. This action is thought to stimulate the flow of blood and energy (known as qi or chi) to the targeted area.

Chinese cupping therapy is often used to address various health concerns, including muscle pain, tension, and soreness. It is also believed to help with conditions like respiratory issues, colds, and even stress reduction. The circular marks that sometimes appear on the skin after cupping are due to increased blood circulation and typically fade within a few days.

While some people find Chinese cupping to be a relaxing and beneficial therapy, it’s essential to seek out a qualified and experienced practitioner who can ensure the procedure is done safely and effectively. As with any alternative therapy, it’s crucial to communicate your specific health concerns and expectations with your cupping therapist to ensure the best possible outcomes.

Clinic Prices

  • 1 hour = $85
  • 1.5 hour = $135
  • 2 hour = $160
  • 30 mins = $60

Public holidays are an increased price. Cancellation fee of 50% on the day. No show full fee will be charged.

Corporate Pricing

  • 15 mins = $20
  • 30 mins = $40
  • 45 mins = $60
  • 60 mins = $80

Cancellation fee applies 50% on the day

Mobile Prices

  • 1 hour = $100
  • 1.5 hour = $145
  • 2 hour = $180

These are starting prices
Price will vary on location / distance