What is lymphatic drainage?

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Lymphatic drainage is a form of treatment which is used to stimulate and massage the lymph vessels that make up the lymphatic system. The purpose of this lymphatic drainage is to move lymph away from certain swollen areas, such as the face, neck, genitals, trunk, breasts or thighs. By stimulating certain lymph vessels, the system is activated, and new pathways are opened for the lymph to move through.


There are two different types of lymphatic massage available: