Moxibustion and Cupping
Moxibustion and Cupping are 2 adjunct Acupuncture modalities which help enhance treatment outcomes.
Moxibustion is used to
Tonify, Fortify and Strengthen a Depleted Body and Mind.
The conditions of life and living often leave people Worn-Out, Depleted of Energy and Fatigued
Helps Fortify a medically targeted Organ System, such as: Kidney, Spleen, Liver, Lung, etc... Enhancing its function
Improves the Circulation of Blood to: Hands, Feet and other body parts
Involves the burning of moxa, or mugwort, near the skin at an acupuncture point
In Oriental Medicine, Moxa is considered to be the strongest form of Yang Energy (Warming, Vitalizing, Fortifying) available.
Improve and Enhance the Immune function of the Body and Lungs
Warms Chronically Cold Body Parts such as hands and feet
Strengthens Organ System Function, such as
Kidney for better Sexual Function and Detoxification
Spleen, Stomach and Small Intestine for better Digestion
Heart for increased circulation
Is Used to Detoxify the Body of Invading Substances, such as Respiratory Pathogens
Minimizing Flu and Cold Symptoms
Is A MyoFascial Release Modality
Helping Relax Chronically Tight Muscles
Improves Circulation and Blood Flow through damaged and imparied tissues
Helps Lower Swelling and Reduce Inflammation post Trauma, due to Injury or Accident.
The placement of several glass or plastic “cups” (open spheres) on the body.
All the oxygen is removed from the "Cup/s" creating a suction which draws skin up and into the "Cup"
Squeesing Metabolic and Traumatic Wastes out of tight and difficult to reach body areas
Medicinal Effects of Cupping
Cupping Detoxifies the Body and Skin
Improves Circulation of Blood and the Elimination of Metabolic Wastes
Facilitates Muscule Recovery from Traumatic Injury or Accident
Release Chronically Tense Muscles
Cupping is a Highly Effective MyoFascial Release Technique