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What are cups made of for cupping therapy?

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The cups used in cupping therapy may be made of:

  • Glass
  • Bamboo
  • Earthenware
  • Silicone

From: Cupping Therapy WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

British Cupping Society: "A Brief Overview of Cupping Therapy," "Al-Hijamah Cupping Therapy."

American Cancer Society: "Cupping."

Cao, J. , February 2012. PLoS ONE

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on October 2, 2018

SOURCES:

British Cupping Society: "A Brief Overview of Cupping Therapy," "Al-Hijamah Cupping Therapy."

American Cancer Society: "Cupping."

Cao, J. , February 2012. PLoS ONE

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on October 2, 2018

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