AFTER LARGE BREAST AUGMENTATION: AFTERCARE TIPS FOR BREAST SURGERY
WHAT ARE THE THINGS THAT I NEED TO DO AFTER SURGERY?
After surgery is the most critical time. This is a period of adjustment for the body as well as a period marked by discomfort and pain.
In the first 48 hours of operation (72 hours in some cases), confine yourself to a complete bed rest. This is to allow your body some time to rest as well as to adjust to the operation.
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One will be required to be on diet consisting mainly of fluids, particularly from fresh fruit juices. This diet is designed to allow the body quicker absorption of essential nutrients as well as to refrain it from being strained in digesting solid foods.
The first 6 weeks after large breast augmentation operation is a time for continued consultations and medications. Here, it is important that one will continue taking medication especially to prevent infection as well as to alleviate the pain from the operation.
Refrain from any strenuous physical activity that will only strain the body and causes more pain to the affected area.
One will also need to see her doctor after large breast augmentation to make sure that the operation had been a success. This is also a time for both patient and doctor to assess the operation in terms of the shape and size of the breasts after the operation.