Lymphatic Drainage Therapy aims to gently and rhythmically move the lymph through the body, especially swollen areas of the body, relieving pressure and enhancing the functioning of the immune system. As both a preventative and remedial technique, Lymphatic Drainage massage can be used for a wide range of purposes including faster recovery from injury, reduction of swelling and discomfort from pregnancy, and strengthened resistance to illness. Chronic shoulder and neck pain can also be relieved if other modalities have failed to help.
The Lymph nodes under the arms and in the head and neck are can often become over worked and congested. Lymphatic Massage can help to improve circulation and unclog swollen lymph nodes that may be inhibiting your bodies ability to remove toxins from the body.
A full body Lymphatic Massage can be very relaxing and beneficial for the body. Unlike the heart and veins, the Lymphatic system circulates on its own with no pumping from a source like the heart. The LS thrives on circulation. With pore circulation, the LS can become stagnate and accumulate Lymph in the body. This can lead to lack of energy, swelling, stiffness, aches, and pains, lower immunity, head aches, joint pain, skin rashes, disease, and can increase your potential for cancer causing cells get through your body’s natural defense system.