Cupping benefits you in many ways. On the systemic level, cupping enhances the circulation of your blood and lymph. It also has an impact on you that regulates and enhances the functioning of your autonomic nervous system.
The most obvious benefits of cupping are the increased suppleness of stiff tendons and muscles , relaxation and relief of pain. Cupping increases the flow of lymph and removes stagnant blood from the muscles. Cupping can be applied to your joints, causing blood flow to the joint to increase that also increases secretion of synovial fluid into the joint.
Cupping has an effect on the digestive organs that increases digestive secretions and enhances the movement of food through the intestines. Cupping can increase appetite, tonify the stomach and digestion, improve metabolism, relieve constipation and promote regular bowel movement.
Cupping is excellent at detoxifying the skin and the circulatory system. By increasing blood flow through the vessels, cupping enhances the cleansing and removal of toxins.