The Dry Needle ( more like a pin ) inserts deep into the muscle to stimulate the following effects on the muscle and nervous system
Increasing blood flow to facilitate healing
Decrease pain through down regulation of the nervous system
Recruit healing and immune cells to the area
Stimulate new growth of muscle cells
All of the above works to increase mobility and decrease your pain
Cupping therapy involves heating the air inside a glass cup, which removes some of the air from the cup. The cup is then quickly placed on the skin, and the resulting vacuum pulls the skin part of the way into the cup. The cup may be left in place for several minutes and then removed, leaving behind a bright red, circular mark.