Every surgery causes some sort of swelling. The build up of fluids in your body and around the surgical incision area needs to be relieved and eliminated. Doctors often recommend compression garments and lymphatic massage.
The post-operative drainage massage with flush the toxin-carrying fluids from your body. It is a specialised and advanced technique that only a certified lymphatic therapist should do. The process is not painful it is actually quite pleasant and relaxing.
During the massage consists of gentle rotating, and pumping motions to move lymph fluid through your body. Sometimes incorporating a gentle vacu-therapy or massage cupping for additional post-surgical support when indicated.
Lymphatic drainage massage is helpful in the prevention of excessive swelling and pain which will make your overall healing from cosmetic surgery much faster and more comfortable.
After care: Try and keep moving.
No of treatments: 1-6 treatments.
Result: Overall healing.
Procedure time: 1 hour.
Cost: £75 (or £100 for a home visit).