Lymphatic Massage Therapy is a non-invasive, manual technique that has a powerful effect on the body. Research conducted in Australia, Europe, and North America has proven its efficacy as a stand-alone treatment or when used as a combination treatment paired with our other Wellness Services. SW Massage and Wellness Centre is pleased to offer South Calgary Lymphatic Massage Therapy!
Developed in France in 1932 by Emil and Estrid Vodder Lymphatic Drainage Massage has grown to be a modern manual technique used to assist lymphatic flow. The technique used to perform Lymphatic Massage Therapy is very gentle — the procedure will physically stimulate the lymphatic system to move excessive fluids from the body’s lymphatic system. The movement of this excess lymphatic fluid detoxifies unhealthy the surrounding connective tissues.
Your lymphatic system is composed vessels and lymph nodes throughout your entire body. Lymph fluid contains cells that remove harmful bacteria, viruses, and other undesirable substances. Lymph fluid is usually encouraged to flow by the body’s natural motion of muscles, organs and other body parts. When the lymphatic nodes or vessels become damaged due to surgery, injury or for any other reason, Lymphatic Massage Therapy gently stimulates the lymphatic fluid flow faster.
Lymphatic Drainage Massage is safe for almost everyone, but before beginning any treatment, we perform a detailed consultation to find out if you are considered a candidate for Lymphatic Drainage Massage.