Lymphatic drainage massage utilizes gentle, long but light repetitive strokes, which encourages the cleansing of toxins from the body through lymphatic flow. The functions of lymph fluid are diverse and vital to the wellbeing of the body. The fluid is a slightly yellow clear substance, which is filtered and cleansed by the lymph nodes, which are found surrounding body organs and tissues. Additionally the fluid carries antibodies and white blood cells to these tissues and organs, allowing the body to fight infection thus aiding the immune system.
Lymphatic drainage may benefit a wide variety of conditions including; arthritis, chronic fatigue, digestive disorders, insomnia, migraines, joint problems, sinusitis, skin disorders, muscular pain and stress.
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