Welcome to MacLymph - Oedema Therapy and Therapeutic Massage in Auckland, New Zealand

Welcome to MacLymph Lymphatic and Wellness; your local North Shore specialist in Dr Vodder Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) Therapies

Charmaine is not only a Dr Vodder certified Lymphatic Therapist but also a Bowen Practitioner. She will work with you to tailor your individualised treatment plan

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Conditions treated include

  • Lymphoedema, Lipoedema or chronic venous insufficiency
  • Post Covid-19 symptoms
  • Recovery following surgery; cosmetic, plastic surgery or liposuction
  • Wellbeing treatments for body detoxification and swelling reduction
  • Supportive treatments for womens’ health; pregnancy, menopause, IBS, PCOS, sinus or swelling related conditions
  • Pre-and-Post-Cancer Therapies
  • Bowen Therapy for fascial hydration and treatment of pain or restriction
    • August fully booked!

      Please pop yourself on the waitlist or send Charmaine an email charmaine@maclymph.com More...

    • New Booking Options and Other Changes

      Just a wee note to let you know that my online booking times are now available every 90 minutes. The first appointment time is at 09:00am. These are available Monday, Tuesday,Thursday and Friday + the first Saturday of the month or by appointment. Clients who have booked outside of these times with regular in-Clinic appointments […] More...

    • Lipoedema Australia Conference 2022

      A bit of a post day #1 Lipoedema Australia Conference ramble for y’all. Day 2 starts shortly 😀 How awesome is Dr Karen Herbst? We had over 3 hours with her and that was still not enough! Dr Herbst ratified that her findings and some new papers released this week (links to be provided) supported […] More...

    • Post Covid-19 Symptoms and Lymphatic Treatments

      This past week, I have starting seeing clients who have been recovering from Covid-19 with lymphatic treatments. A general treatment will cover not only the general areas but those intercostal pathways. Interestingly enough, Dr Jan Douglass our Vodder trainer in Australia is documenting the results of Dr Vodder Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) and is setting […] More...

    • Autumn / Winter Update

      How you doing out there? My latest update is out with news on new hours plus some great links for Lymphoedema Awareness in March. Want to know more? Then Read Me More...

    • Summer and maintaining your lymphatic wellbeing

      Welcome to 2021! With the heat and humidity cranking it up, you may find your lower legs are starting to swell or you are feeling “uncomfortable” in you abdomen. Think deep belly breathing regularly throughout the day to “move that lymph”, keep yourself as cool as possible, keep hydrated and where possible do some safe […] More...

    • Want to know more about the lymphatic system and the benefits of lymphatic massage aka MLD?

      This fun but informative YouTube Clip by Shannon Goins, CLT who is a US based Lymphatic Practitioner just made this available. I think it rocks but would love to know what you think. This video shows you: What the lymphatic system is How the lymphatic system does its job How the lymphatic system can get […] More...

    • Head and Neck Lymphoedema Management

      I am absolutely delighted to announce I have completed with the Klose School for Lymphoedema Management a wonderful course on Head and Neck for post surgery / radiation therapy. This course identified surgical and radiation therapy effects that lead to secondary lymphoedema for the head and neck. It also provided instruction in compression therapy and Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) techniques for the head and neck and discussed therapy for trismus and shoulder dysfunction. More...

    Move that lymph!