Hijama (Wet Cupping)

What is Hijama (Wet Cupping) ?

Wet cupping therapy or Hijama has improved the lives of humans for thousands of years. Almost every civilization, from the east and the west, has utilized this great technique in one way or another. We at Healife, provide safe and hygienic hijama treatment with our experienced practitioners that are certified from the UK and have more than 19 years of experience.

Why Should You Do It At Healife?

At Healife, we practice clinical hijama. That is, we are well educated in both modern medicine and alternative medicine. We perform each treatment to the highest standards of hygiene and safety. Each treatment plan is carefully designed and every single position of every single cup is studied well – we are medical professionals that do not place cups randomly. Additionally, we offer packages for Wet cupping, therapeutic cupping, cosmetic cupping and preventative cupping.


Our trained practitioners safely applies the cups to all our clients. We are highly trained in both our medical and alternative fields. Healife practices alternative medicine at the highest of standards, where it should belong. Patients will first be screened to ensure all contraindications are followed to avoid any risks/ side effects.


Although this is an invasive procedure, high levels of health and hygiene is practiced. All treatment materials are sterile and new before use for each and every single session. All materials such as cups, blades, are disposed after each and every single session.

Not painful :

Our highly trained consultants follows WHO standards. You may feel a tolerable ticklish, light scratching or mild soreness after the superficial incisions are made or cups have been placed. However, you will not feel any sudden, sharp or extreme pain. After the treatment, you might expect to have marks on the treated areas that lasts for a maximum of 7 days.


What Our Customers Love About us

Hind's Wonderland

I had hijama/cupping therapy,I’m very very satisfied with it. The hygiene is next level,therapist very kind and professional she explained to me every step.after the treatment I felt very relaxed and regenerated ,I will definitely come back! And thank you for the excellent service provided🙏🏼

Youssef M. Abdelgwad

I really felt better after I did Hijama. The best place to do Hijama in Malaysia. Specially Dr. Naeim. He is a really clever doctor

Reshad Joomun

Went there for a Hijaama. Was impressed by their professional approach, since I first contacted them by mail until I left their office. Aqeel was so helpful, he even called a taxi to take me back to the hotel. Hygiene, cleanliness. Will definitely recommend and will not hesitate to go back.

What Makes Healife Unique?


Safe and Hygienic

We take pride in our high standards of safety and hygiene: each cup is sterilized and disposed immediately, we follow the regulations as per the ministry of health and we employ only experienced practitioners to ensure your comfort.

Healife emplyees group photo

Experienced Practitioners

An outstanding team of experienced and professional practitioners dedicated approach let by a UK certified management team that put authenticity and ethical practice at the heart of what we do.

Treatment Before and After

Result Oriented

We put all of our effort to produce tangible results for our patients as well as tailoring our sessions for each patient to ensure complete satisfaction.

Scientific Basis of Hijama(Wet cupping)

Scientific Basis Of Hijama

Immunological effects and hormonal adjustments​

They can be explained by the activation of the immune system theory, through the regulation of Antibodies and haemoglobin. Wet cupping irritates the immune system by creating an artificial local inflammation, which activates the complement system and increases the level of immune products such as interferon. Cupping effect on the thymus increases the flow of lymph in the lymphatic system. Overall, activation of the immune system via Wet cupping can explain its various effects including therapeutic outcomes in patients with autoimmune diseases.

Releasing of toxins and removal of wastes and heavy metals

The Blood Detoxification Theory can explain the aforementioned effects. It addresses the removal of toxic substances from the affected area where the cups are applied. According to the theory, cupping therapy:

  • Decreases levels of uric acid, HDL, LDL
  • Adjust the molecular structure of haemoglobin
  • Excretion of old red blood cells
  • Removes heavy metals such as aluminium, mercury, silver and lead
  • Promotes the release of toxins and wastes, improves the local nutrition state, boost metabolism, and eliminate pathogenic factors.

For more information you may visit https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2225411018300191 for an in-depth understanding of the scientific basis of hijama or wet cupping.

How Does It Work?

Phase 1: Assessment

Meeting The Therapist

Phase 2: Performing The Procedure

Step One: Primary Suction

Step Two: Incisions Made

Step Three: Secondary Suction

  • Step Four: Cleansing: 

Phase 3: After Care

Final Advice

Wet Cupping therapy has reported benefits in the treatment of:

  • Neck, shoulder, back, knee pain
  • Rheumatic disease such as arthritis and fibromyalgia
  • Skin problems such as eczema and acne 
  • Systemic disease such as diabetes or hypertension
  • Reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease
  • Strokes and facial paralysis or bell palsy
  • Blood disorders such as anaemia and haemophilia
  • Fertility and gynaecological disorders
  • Migraine, anxiety and depression
  • Bronchial congestion caused by asthma and allergies
  • Autism and ADHD

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