These Chinese Cupping Sets Could Help Soothe Tight Muscles

Chinese cupping provides a deep tissue massage that is believed to help alleviate a number of physical ailments. The suction and negative pressure from the small glass or plastic cups can loosen muscles, encourage blood flow and calm the nervous system. In more recent years, it has even become a common form of therapy among athletes. Like acupuncture, cupping follows the lines of the meridians on your back, which helps to relax and align the body. Ahead, we did some research and rounded up some of the best cupping sets on the market. Two of our options come with biomagnetic “needles” that apply pressure on the acupoints.


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1. Kangzhu Biomagnetic Chinese Cupping Therapy Set

This set includes 12 break-resistant plastic cups in varying sizes, a pistol grip suction pump gun and magnetic non-penetrating “needles.”

Pros: The magnetic “needles” are easily removable from the dome of each cup and equally easy to reinstall.

Cons: Some may prefer this came with more cups.

Kangzhu 12-Cup Biomagnetic Chinese Cupping Therapy Set
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2. EverOne Biomagnetic Chinese Cupping Set

With this kit, you get 24 cups in seven sizes made from light, crack-resistant plastic and a pistol grip suction pump gun and magnetic acupressure points of both polarities.

Pros: It comes with a storage tray for easy organization.

Cons: Some may prefer better instructions.

EverOne Biomagnetic Chinese Cupping Set
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3. K.S. Choi Corp Cupping Set

This includes 17 plastic cups in various sizes and a pistol grip hand pump.

Pros: It comes with a carrying case featuring a professional look for easy travel use.

Cons: Some may find it could have more suction power.

K.S. Choi Corp cupping set
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