Basic Body

This is an intensive, hands-on five-day course.  Basic strokes and treatment for each body part are taught for the first four days and then all put together on the fifth day.  The course includes anatomy and physiology of the lymph system and connective tissue.  The effects of MLD on the nervous and immune systems, drainage and cleansing of congested tissues are also studied.  The various causes of tissue congestion are described in relation to the types of clients with whom the esthetician may be working.  The course objective is to learn Manual Lymph Drainage techniques for the full body, for use within the esthetician’s setting.

Required book for the course is "Dr. Vodder Manual Lymph Drainage; A Practical Guide" by the Wittlinger's


Class time: 40 hrs (Practical 32 hrs, Theory 8 hrs)

Course cost ranges between $925 and $1125 in the US and Canada (add HST/GST for courses in Canada). Please contact organizer for more accurate information.

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