Cupping Therapy Set + Oxygen-Infused Body Oil - Lavender 4oz (118ml)
Cupping Therapy Set + Oxygen-Infused Body Oil - Lavender 4oz
Health Ranger's Cupping Therapy Set
Cupping therapy has been used by health practitioners for thousands of years. But until the invention of modern materials, these cups were always made of glass, a fragile, inflexible material. Glass was difficult to use because to create the suction needed for therapeutic effects, practitioners needed to light small fires inside the cups, then quickly place them on the body. The cooling of the air inside the cups resulted in the suction.
Now, after thousands of years of rigid cups, advanced materials have allowed us to create flexible silicone cups with extraordinary advantages. They're virtually unbreakable, portable and pliable. Most importantly, you can easily control the degree of suction by simply squeezing the cups more firmly or gently, depending on your preference.
This materials breakthrough combines modern science with an ancient healing art, bringing you the best of both worlds.
Unlike acupressure or massage therapy, which compresses muscles and tissues, cupping therapy decompresses by gently pulling tissues outward. This creates space, boosts circulation, tones skin and tissues, and helps move lymph. Plus, it feels fantastic. People receiving cupping therapy often comment that it feels like they just received a deep-tissue massage.
Believe it or not, in traditional Chinese medicine, cupping was frequently used to relieve respiratory congestion by using cups across the chest. Almost anywhere on the body, cupping can be used to boost circulation, enhance tissue flexibility and move fluids that might otherwise be stagnant.
Cupping can be done statically, keeping the cups in one place, or dynamically by using a body oil combined with gentle movement. We recommend Oxygen-Infused Body Oil, also available at the Natural News Store. After applying the cup and activating the level of suction that's right for you, gently move the cup along the length of your arm, leg, spine or other area of your body, making sure to maintain the air-tight seal of the cup. This action is delivering a deep massage to your tissues, creating gentle movement that can reach up to four inches inside your tissues. It leaves your skin and muscles feeling refreshed and rejuvenated, and the enhanced circulation brings new blood and nourishment to the tissues.
If you are taking blood thinners, you are advised not to use these cups because your normal blood flow and coagulation capabilities may be compromised by the medications. Also, these devices are not a replacement for emergency medical care. Do not use them on cuts, broken skin or serious skin conditions. Obviously, these cups cannot set broken bones or treat serious cuts or other injuries. Seek immediate medical care for such conditions. Once medical treatment is achieved, these cups can often be safely used to boost circulation to the area, which may help support wound healing and recovery, but check with your medical professional to be sure it's safe in your particular circumstances. These cups are not toys, so please keep them away from small children.
Large cup: 3" Height, 4" Wide, & 2 3/4" Opening Size
Medium cup: 2 1/4" Height, 3 1/8" Wide, & 2" Opening Size
Small cup: 1 5/8" Height, 2 3/8" Wide, & 1 5/8" Opening Size
X-Small cup: 1 1/8" Height, 1 3/4" Wide, & 1 1/6" Opening Size
Oxygen-Infused Body Oil - Lavender 4oz (118ml)
From face to feet, an all-over-the-body skin conditioner. The natural restorative esters of jojoba, lightly saturated with ozone to nourish the skin like no other. Jojoba is cellular nourishment for your skin.
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A full body skin conditioner, applied daily. O3 Essentials body oil may be used after a shower, under makeup, to soften dry areas of skin throughout the day, condition hair or for a great massage. A little goes a long way. Some gelling may occur in cooler temperatures. Shake or warm bottle as needed.
O3 Essentials Jojoba has a stable shelf life. As an ester, it does not go rancid.
USDA Certified Organic Jojoba with Ozone-Oxygen and Organic Lavender Oil.