Carefully and methodically placed silicone or plastic cups pull the surface of the skin away from the muscle allowing the soft tissue to heal quicker in its natural process. It helps to loosen soft tissue and connective tissue such as adhesions or scars. This technique promotes the elimination of inflammation by the lymphatic system. Functional cupping will be used to reduce pain, increase blood flow, and encourage relaxation in the sites of injury. Your functional mobility and execution of joint use can improve from this adaptation of an ancient technique.