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It 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. Our Wellness Centre is pleased to offer South Calgary Lymphatic Massage Therapy!

What is Lymphatic Massage Therapy?

Developed in France in 1932 by Emil and Estrid Vodder it has grown to be a modern manual technique used to assist lymphatic flow. The technique used 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.

Why is it Important?

Your lymphatic system is composed of 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, This treatment gently stimulates the lymphatic fluid flow faster.

Is it Right for Me?

It 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 this treatment.

To learn more about Lymphatic Massage Therapy, contact SW Massage and Wellness Centre at (403) 931-4829