Trend Watch: Cupping Therapy

Six experts discuss the benefits of cupping therapy and what is currently trending with this treatment.

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Cupping therapy has become increasingly popular, with many celebrities and influencers touting the treatment’s benefits for a multitude of concerns. This Eastern alternative medicine can be used to help alleviate pain and inflammation while improving blood flow, relaxation, well-being and more. See what industry experts had to say about this growing wellness trend.

“Cupping is an up-and-coming trend in the aesthetic field as people are increasingly looking for more natural remedies that deliver healthy, glowing skin. Facial cupping, in particular, helps increase lymphatic and blood circulation to help remove toxins, decrease puffiness and promote better nutrient delivery, thereby making products more effective to address common skin care concerns.” —Kimberly Bazemore, national training director at emerginC.

Other Expert Quotes From:

  • Vivianne Garcia-Tunon, VP of developement of THE WELL in New York City
  • Cindy Merrill O'Brien, holistic esthetician and founder of LIV + GRACE Skincare
  • Deirdre Strunk, VP of spa, fitness and beauty at Canyon Ranch
  • Hilda Gonzalez, DACM, LAc, MSTOM, CMT, holistic and primary healthcare provider at Saffron & Sage in San Diego
  • Nikki Miller, director of Kohler Water Spa in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Continue reading on what other experts had to say about the treatment in our Digitial Magazine...


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