Manual Lymphatic Drainage

MLD is a gentle technique that aims to stimulate the lymphatic system, removing congestion and stagnation from within the body. Subtle manual moves activate lymph and interstitial fluid circulation, as well as stimulating the functioning of the immune system and parasympathetic nervous system. MLD Helps reduce oedema, also helps regenerate tissue. This massage uses very light pressure.

Benefits:

  • Revitalises fatigued legs, has slimming effect of the limbs and can prevent swelling of the limbs due to lymphoedema - also helps treat maternal leg oedema
  • Aids the immune system and improves the efficiency of the lymphatic system
  • Helps Connective scar tissue
  • Helps aid relaxation
  • Helps treat water retention and congestion
  • Beneficial for a weak immune system
  • Boosts white blood cells, to fight infection
  • The strokes feel more extensive especially on your back and legs
  • Irons out your tensions
  • Helpful for post-operative surgery or removal of lymphatic nodes
  • Helpful for cancer patients, while they are going through there desired medical treatment