Lymphatic Massage

What is it?

Lymphatic massage main objective is to help the body to better protect themselves and to eliminate more effectively from the waste originates naturally. This is a type of massage to stimulate the lymphatic system in order to benefit our bodies in different ways. It is considered a therapeutic massage type, but has multiple aesthetic effects, so that helps us internally and externally.The lymphatic massage helps to protect our health and improve our appearance, so it has become a classic in all beauty centers and one of the most popular cosmetic treatments. Although it has many uses in the world of aesthetics, this therapy offers a wide range of possibilities of health benefits. 

Who can practice the procedure?

Whether for medical reasons and aesthetic, lymphatic massage is not recommended for all patients. The specialist is who should determine each case and their indications. Some of the most common contraindications refer to patients who go through processes of cancer, severe cardiovascular disease (myocardial infarction, angina, heart failure, thrombosis), changes in blood pressure (both hypertension and hypotension), certain diseases skin, or decompensation of the thyroid gland.

What results can I expect from the procedure?

Lymphatic massage benefits are numerous. Besides their Draining work, which also get a vasoconstriction of blood capillaries, the movements that occur during treatment also have a sedative effect, so it is ideal for people who suffer from stress or anxiety, and even for those who sharp pain go through processes. It causes muscle relaxation occurs, which gets a rebalancing of the entire muscle mass and increased intestinal motility.

In the field of aesthetics, their effects improve the image of patients and help increase the effects of other aesthetic treatments such as liposuction and other surgeries, as it helps remove excess fat after surgery. Other objectives for which it is used lymphatic massage is to combat cellulite and fatty deposits, attenuation of wrinkles and bags under the eyes as well as for cleaning the deeper layers of the skin.

It is also very beneficial for people suffering from heavy legs and swelling in the lower extremities.

One of its most prominent effect is the strengthening of our immune system. It is also a great alternative to reduce all kinds of enemas produced after trauma, operation, etc. Favors patients with chronic diseases such as sinusitis, vertigo, migraine or arthritis. At the same time stimulates blood circulation relieving the various problems that arise due to this condition.

Technical and protocol

The lymphatic massage should be applied by a trained therapist. It is to stimulate the lymphatic system through gentle movements throughout the body in order to balance the water content in our body, eliminating its excess and avoiding stagnation of lymph.

The ideal length of each session of lymphatic massage varies with each patient. Lymphatic massage session lasts about 30 minutes, but it is best to combine it with a hand massage to complete the treatment time.

Who does this?

In our clinic My Cosmetic Surgery this procedure is done:

  • If it is the whole body, treatment is in charge of our stellar team of masseurs, led by Zuleika Munives .
  • If it is a facial treatment, cosmetologist performs specialist in facial A.A.M.A,F.B,C.L..

In both cases, the results are guaranteed, as our professionals have extensive experience in providing cosmetic and aesthetic medical services.