How many Post op massages should you get after lipo?

A general recommendation is to have three to five massage treatments, but some patients may experience benefits from as few as one to two treatments. Your cosmetic surgeon can advise you as to whether lymphatic massage will benefit you following your liposuction or other surgical procedure.

How long should I wear my AB board after lipo?

A: It is recommend to wear your compression garment, along with ab or back board & foams for a minimum of 3 months. For the best results, 6 months to a year is HIGHLY recommended.

How do you get rid of lumps after liposuction?

If lumps and bumps do develop, chances are they will diminish over time as your body heals. If they remain after a few months, there are some things that help minimize and eliminate the bumps. Some options can include massage, such as manual lymphatic drainage therapy, and laser skin tightening.

How long do you wear foam after lipo?

When used correctly, lipo foam reduces bruising and makes healing quicker and more comfortable. Typically, Lipo Foam is worn for 2-14 days post-surgery.

How long after a BBL Can you wear jeans?

For most patients, jeans can safely and comfortably be worn about 2 – 3 months after BBL surgery. During your postoperative follow-up appointments, Dr. Chiddy will closely monitor your healing process and let you know when it is appropriate to start wearing your preferred clothing styles again.

Can I sleep with AB board?

If you can tolerate it, you should sleep in your lipo foams as well. However, you must remove your abdominal board at night.

What happens if I dont massage after lipo?

Without lymphatic massage, the inflammation can evolve into fibrosis (a permanent hardening of the tissue) or a seroma (pocket of blood) can form. Dr. Lee recommends lymphatic massage after liposuction to make sure patients get the best possible results.

Can I waist train after lipo?

In general, yes, you can wear a waist trainer after liposuction, but there are few precautions you should consider first. Immediately following liposuction, you will experience swelling around your midsection. At this stage, you may be advised to wear a gentle compression garment.