With a unique lymph drainage massage, Bel’amour is able to enhance our lymphatic functions and circulation that will boost our immune system, clear blockages, eliminate toxins, transport nutrients to cells and increase metabolism. This manual lymph drainage massage helps move the excess fluid away from the swollen areas so that the fluid can be drained away normally. It is particularly useful for the swelling in the face, breast, abdomen, genitals or other parts on the trunk.
Beneficial health effects from lymphatic drainage with Bel’amour:
Originating from South East Asia, mangosteen is also known as the “Queen of Fruits” or the “Food of the Gods”. Its cool and sweet taste is said to complement and calm the “heated” flavor of the durian, the “King of Fruits”.
Researches have shown that the substances known as Xanthones are abundant in the rind of the mangosteen. Studies have shown that Xanthones are powerful antioxidant, an ingredient commonly used to fight illnesses. Besides, mangosteen is rich in dietary fiber, vitamins and minerals including Magnesium, Calcium, Phosphorus and Potassium which help to reduce body heat, shed body fat and nourish the skin.
Acai berries come from the swamps of Central America and from the Amazon Basin in Brazil. According to many health experts, acai berries are considered “super-foods”. They are packed with high concentration of antioxidants including the proven fat-busting Resveratrol and Anthocyanins, Omega 3, 6 and 9 fatty acids, amino acids, fiber and other nutrients.
The antioxidants they contain help to burn fat while fighting free radicals which damage your cells that result in diseases and premature ageing. Acai berries are not only a powerful weight loss food, but also an effective anti-ageing and for overall health. What’s more, acai berry can aid in hair and nail beauty.
Known throughout Asia as “Miracle Hero of the Rainforest”, Centella Asiatica (pegaga) is a member of the parsley family and grows wild alongside ordinary grass. When applied to the skin, Centella Asiatica increases blood flow to the area, promoting cellular renewal and healing. This results in fresher and healthier skin. Centella Asiatica is also believed to help promote collagen production, leading to firmer and more toned skin.
Besides, Centella Asiatica helps alleviate fatigue and reduces the effects of depression and insomnia. Because it increases brain function, the herb improves memory and concentration as well. Centella Asiatica also improves circulation, strengthens veins and capillaries, reduces vascular inflammation and improves wound healing.
These and other applications give Centella Asiatica one of the broadest spectrums of use of all herbal remedies. World Health Organization has therefore classified Centella Asiatica as one of the most important plant species in the world.
Studies indicate that Aloe Vera is a general tonic for the immune system. It has the ability to stimulate healthy cell growth and repair damaged tissue. Aloe Vera is beneficial for cracked and dry skin as it contains high concentration of healing agents. It also acts as a natural barrier and shields our skin from dangerous toxins. Furthermore, it is useful for preventing the ageing of the skin as it nourishes the skin and tissues with body-loving nutrients such as Vitamin E and C.
The therapeutic properties of Ginkgo Biloba is that of being a vasodilator, increasing bold circulation, improving sebaceous secretions, improving tissue irrigation and activating cell metabolism. Gingko Biloba is also necessary in stimulating the formation of fibroblast and collagen – both required if you are looking to achieve a smooth and healthy young-looking complexion.
Wild Yam is used extensively in maintaining skin beauty as it contains phyto-hormones. These phyto-hormones have an androgenic-like function and when applied cosmetically, it helps to maintain a youthful appearance in sun damaged and ageing skin. Its antispasmodic property of Wild Yam helps in relieving spasms including those in the intestines or those brought on by menstrual cramps.
Soy Isoflavones contains phytoestrogens. When used regularly, it can improve skin elasticity and reduce the effects of premature ageing. Not only that, Soy Isoflavones can also maintain hormone balance, act as antioxidant, increase moisture of the skin, reduce wrinkles, stimulate collagen formation and improve fat metabolism which is important in weight control.