The Therapist will perform a lymphatic drainage massage. This technique consisting of a very light pressure and soft, but rhythmic strokes and pumping movements are applied towards the armpits, neck, and groin area where the main lymph nodes are situated.
The lymphatic system is a vital bodily defense against infections and diseases. The Lymphatic drainage massage is one of the best things you can do to help your body help itself. Lymphatic drainage is a therapeutic massage that helps get rid of toxins in your body.
This therapy is beneficial for people who follow an inactive lifestyle and experience the problem of swelling and puffiness. It has also been reported that this therapy is an effective way of treating people with dysfunctional respiratory problems and also can be alternative to other medical treatments of cellulite. Individuals who have gone through accidents are also recommended to get this massage done since it helps heal the scar tissues, sprains, fractures, as well as torn ligaments.
Skin problems like acne and illnesses including arthritis, and sinusitis may also be completely treated with this therapy. It is also said to be beneficial for women who face problems during pregnancy like sore nipples, fissures, engorgement, poor circulation and water retention issues.