Cupping Therapy is an ancient Chinese technique that uses cups made of different materials. They may be used on areas of soreness and/or acupressure points to get the desired effect. Cupping can be done as a stand alone treatment or combined with massage.

HERE is a quick read on the benefits.

Guasha also stems from Traditional Chinese Medicine and is routinely used at home as well as in office settings. Guasha techniques have been evolving through the years and with slight changes are now practiced in more medical settings. Here is a brief article with pictures. The client in this article was suffering from a high amount of pain in his back, which reflects in the degree of redness after the treatment. While the treatment may cause some discomfort, it is rare for that to last past the session.

HERE is also a quick write up on the benefits.