Model Hilary Rhoda is considered one of the most beautiful women in the world so for her to make the move to 'cuppng' to alleviate her neck and back pain provides an indication of how 'severe' it must be.
The beautiful model posted a picture of her back on her Instagram page after the procedure, a Chinese alternative therapy which showed it looking bruised with red marks all over. The procedure is one that stars Gwyneth Paltrow, Lena Dunham, Victoria Beckham and tennis star Andy Murray are all devotees.
Interestingly, her picture got the attention of fashion and entertainment insiders as an indication of the steps she is willing to take to rid herself of the pain so she can work and enjoy life.
Some fashion agents are using the picture as an example for up and coming models about the lengths top models will go to take care of their bodies. The procedure is painless but what is truly impressive and surprising is the fact that a woman whose career is based on the appearance of her body is willing to engage in any procedure the will impact her 'canvas', even temporarily, to achieve the goal of pain alleviation.
The perfect posture of a model and the poses required to be a model can sometimes lead to physical ailments and Hilary Rhoda's back pain is a prime example of the pain that can come with being a superstar model.
Fashion insiders love what Hilary Rhoda did in posting her pictures on Instagram because she has shown with one Instagram picture of her back after cupping and the hope that it is the cure to her chronic back and neck pain that being an elite fashion model is not easy.
Hilary Rhoda's Instagram picture gives the outside world an insight into some of the challenges and pains models will endure and now people, particularly fans, will appreciate her stunning old school picture in the WMag June 2014 issue even more because they now have a small picture of what it take to be able to make the poses of a superstar model.