A manual lymphatic drainage facial is a gentle and relaxing massage that focuses on the face, neck and underarms. This massage helps to do the following
LDT was re-developed by Dr Bruno Chickly and is a gentle and non-invasive technique that works through the body’s interstitial and lymphatic system to activate the body liquid circulation and stimulate the functioning of the immune and nervous systems.
Lymph is a fluid that originates in the connective tissue spaces of the body. The lymphatic system fine tunes the drainage of the interstitial (connective tissue) which evacuates the water and excess substances. It also transports large proteins, foreign bodies, pathogenic substances (germs, toxins etc).
The nodes break down and destroy these particles so that they can eventually be flushed out of the body. Lymph nodes enlargement/swelling
/inflammation are mainly due lifestyle (stress-related) and to infection (bacteria, virus, fungus), autoimmune disease (eg. lupus, rheumatoid arthritis) and other illnesses.