Cupping therapy

Having cupping therapy prevents you from donating blood for four months if you skin has been punctured. Cupping therapy without any bleeding or puncturing the skin (such as dry cupping therapy) does not prevent blood donation.

Would you like more information? Please call the free information number for blood donors on 0800 0 5801 (Mon to Fri from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.).