What is lymphatic drainage massage? 

Lymphatic drainage is a massage technique that stimulates and enhances the proper functioning of the lymphatic system.

Why lymphatic system is important and needs to be stimulated? 

Unlike the circulatory system, the lymphatic system does not have its own pump, relying on other mechanisms to move lymph through the vessels. Through techniques like lymphatic drainage massage, stimulating the lymphatic system can improve lymphatic circulation, reduce swelling and inflammation, and provide support to the immune system.

What are the benefits of lymphatic system? 

The lymphatic system is our body’s ‘sewerage system’. It maintains fluid levels in our body tissues by removing all fluids that leak out of our blood vessels. The lymphatic system is important for the optimal functioning of our general and specific immune responses.

Can you lose weight with lymphatic drainage massage?

A lymphatic drainage treatment (otherwise known as lymphatic massage) can help with fat burning as well as overall health. Lymphatic drainage therapy can help increase lymph flow, help the body shed excess weight, and offer a fresher look with less clogged pores and less puffy skin.

Can lymphatic drainage help with cellulite? 

Cellulite is caused by the accumulation of fat deposits beneath the skin’s surface. When the lymphatic system is not functioning properly, waste products and toxins can accumulate in the body, causing inflammation and fat accumulation. Lymphatic drainage massage can help to stimulate the lymphatic system and speed up the elimination of waste products and toxins from the body. This can aid in the reduction of inflammation and the appearance of cellulite. While you may not be able to get rid of your client’s cellulite completely, you can certainly help lessen the appearance of it with lymphatic drainage massage.

How Many Sessions of Lymphatic Drainage Massage Are Needed?

The number of sessions needed to see results varies by individual. Some people may notice some reduction in the appearance of cellulite after only 2-4 sessions, whereas others may need more sessions to achieve the desired results.

How does lymphatic drainage massage contribute to detoxification? 

Lymphatic drainage massage aids detoxification by promoting the movement of lymph fluids, which carry waste products and toxins away from tissues. The movement with rhythmic strokes stimulate lymphatic flow, helping the body eliminate accumulated toxins and maintain a healthier internal environment.

Are There Any Side Effects of Lymphatic Drainage Massage?

Lymphatic drainage massage is a non-invasive and safe technique. However, some people may experience mild side effects after a session, such as fatigue or headache due to toxin release. These side effects are usually transient and will go away on their own.

Conditions and contraindications of lymphatic drainage. 

Lymphatic drainage done with LPG Endermologie is contraindicated in cases of acute infections, phlebitis, thrombophlebitis, active and diagnosed cancer, heart failure, arterial hypotension, untreated hyperthyroidism, severe and untreated bronchial asthma, fever, and in pregnant women.

Can individuals with varicose veins undergo lymphatic drainage therapy? 

Yes, patients with varicose veins can benefit from it. This technique facilitates blood return and helps reduce discomfort in the legs and is particularly useful for reducing the feeling of swelling, tiredness, and aching legs.

Can individuals after Covid-19 or with any other chronic disease benefit from lymphatic drainage massage? 


It aids in the elimination of inflammation caused by the virus or bacteria. The lymphatic system is a crucial part of the immune system, and maintaining its healthy flow can support disease prevention and recovery. Additionally, lymphatic  drainage massage may offer relief for individuals with chronic diseases, including Lyme disease. It can help manage symptoms like swelling, pain, and inflammation by improving lymphatic circulation. However, it’s essential to consult with a healthcare professional to ensure the massage is appropriate for your specific condition and part of a comprehensive treatment plan.

Can lymphatic drainage massage help with allergies and sinus infections? 

Yes, gentle and targeted techniques used in lymphatic drainage massage can help to reduce inflammation, promote lymphatic circulation, and alleviate congestion in the sinus area. By improving lymph flow, the massage can aid in removing toxins, excess fluids, and allergens from the body, which may contribute to relieving symptoms associated with sinus congestion and allergies. It is important to note that while lymphatic drainage massage can provide relief, it is not a substitute for medical treatment. If you have severe allergies or chronic sinus issues, it is recommended to consult with a healthcare professional for proper diagnosis and comprehensive treatment.

What specific conditions or issues does lymphatic drainage massage address?

Lymphatic drainage massage is often used to address conditions like edema, lymphedema, and post-surgical swelling. It can also help with detoxification, immune system support, and improving overall circulation.

I am pregnant. Can i get endermologie treatments?

During pregnancy, the only effective treatments will be the drainage of the legs as well as anti-aging facial and hand treatments. Please consult your general practitioner beforehand.

Would individual get extra benefits by pairing lymphatic drainage massage with colonics? 

Combining lymphatic drainage massage with colon hydrotherapy is thought to enhance detoxification by addressing both lymphatic circulation and colon function. This dual approach aims to promote overall cleansing and well-being.

Can lymphatic massage be enhanced with LPG Endermologie? 

Absolutely! We take a big pride of using LPG Endermologie device. Acting  simultaneously on the release of stubborn localized fat and on skin quality (firmness, cellulite aspect), the new Patent (Roller and motorized flap combined with sequential suction) allows the body technology to act directly on the adipocytes present in our hypodermis (slimming cells) and on the fibroblasts present in our dermis (rejuvenating cells).

How do I prepare for upcoming scheduled lymphatic massage? 

Prepare for a lymphatic drainage massage by staying hydrated, having a light meal before the session, wearing comfortable clothing, arriving on time, removing jewelry, and get in a relaxed mindset. These preparations optimize your experience and enhance the benefits of the lymphatic drainage massage. Please let us know if you have any questions or contradictions we should be aware of.