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Why is this man in Jakarta, Indonesia being covered in buffalo horns? ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe #NationalGeographic #DryCupping #Horns About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world's premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the edge of what's possible. Get More National Geographic: Official Site: http://bit.ly/NatGeoOfficialSite Facebook: http://bit.ly/FBNatGeo Twitter: http://bit.ly/NatGeoTwitter Instagram: http://bit.ly/NatGeoInsta It's not for a dinosaur costume party. It's a form of dry cupping, an alternative medicine practice that uses heated cups to create suction on the body. The intention is to increase blood flow to the area, to aid in healing. Cupping has been practiced for over 3,000 years, and traditionally it uses glass cups. These horns are likely sourced from domestic water buffalo. Despite its use by Olympic athletes, there is little scientific evidence that suggests cupping provides health benefits. It can provide a sharp outfit, however. Why Does This Man Have 33 Horns on His Back? | National Geographic https://youtu.be/X_iaoPdDYx4 National Geographic https://www.youtube.com/natgeo