Manual lymph drainage
is a form of massage that promotes the functioning
of the lymphatic system, crucial for an effective
performance of the immune system. It is a special
technique of massage that is performed by pumping
soft and rhythmic pressure movements that are made
in the lymphatic circulation and whose aim is to
decongest the lymph nodes, stimulating the flow of
lymphs and then help drain. It is a technique of
massage therapy that is part of the field of
physical therapy techniques and therapeutic massage.
The key to success in manual lymphatic drainage is
in the drainage of lymph edema proteins, which
currently are not able to be drained by instrumental
means (for example, pressure therapy, which drains
interstitial fluid only).
accumulated retains water like a sponge)
Edema of pregnancy
(prevention of stretch marks)
(in the arm edema after breast removal)
Edema nervous system
(migraines, headaches, dizziness)
Postoperative edema and
to improve the presentation of scars.
Chronic diseases of the
respiratory tract (rhinitis, sinusitis, pharyngitis,
Edemas of traumatic
origin: bruises, sprains, muscle pulls and is very
suitable for the recovery of athletes.
osteoarthritis and soft tissue disorders (capsulitis,
Congenital or acquired
Edema in menstruation
Lymphatic drainage is in excellent combination of
holistic massage. This massage, holistic health
philosophy, sees the body as a dynamic energy system
that is in constant state of change and sees humans
as more than bodies, considering each as a complex
balance of mental, physical and spiritual aspects
and health is considered a balanced relationship;
psychic, physical and biological.
According to this
philosophy, holistic massage and inner self are
essential to deal with muscle tension, much of our
stress is caused by blocked emotions and holistic
massage is very useful for releasing emotions and
tensions. The holistic massage must be applied
systematically in all beauty treatments.