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Manual Lymphatic Drainage

Manual Lymphatic Drainage is a technique that is performed with the hands through very smooth, slow and repetitive movements that favor the circulation of the lymph, thus improving edematous pictures, inflammations and retentions of organic liquids.

The lymphatic system works closely with the immune system, so that Manual Lymphatic Drainage improves overall health status and has a very beneficial role in the nervous system, in addition to specifically treating different conditions.

Manual Lymphatic Drainage is another way to strengthen the immune system.

This technique reduces discomfort, enabling women to experience an easier pregnancy, so that the delivery can be tranquil.

Another area, where manual lymphatic drainage offers very good results, is in the field of Physical Therapy and Massage.

Indications of Manual Lymphatic Drainage

  • Edema (pregnancy, facial, lymphatic, nervous system, postoperative, etc.

  • Varicose veins

  • Fibromyalgia

  • Acne

  • Cellulitis

  • Tired or swollen legs

  • Migraines, headache, vertigo

  • Arthritis

  • Hematoma

  • Hypertension

  • Premenstrual edema

  • Hypothyroidism

  • Edema due to kidney problems

  • Digestive disorders

  • Anxiety, stress

Benefits of Manual Lymphatic Drainage

  • It regulates the water balance of the organism

  • It improves the functioning of the lymphatic system

  • It improves the return circulation

  • It purifies the organism

  • It has a very sedative effect on the nervous system

  • It lowers the blood pressure

  • It stimulates the renal function

  • It stimulates the immune system