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Liposuction - post operative recommendations

  • For 6 weeks special, well fitting clothes pressuring the operated body part should be constantly worn:
    • for first week non-stop, without taking it off;
    • after 7 days take off fitting cloth, gauze and plasters, next take a shower, wash the fitting clothes and put it on for next, what means second week;
    • after 2 weeks of constant wearing the fitting (compression)cloth (day and night) you can take it off once a day before taking a shower and put it on again (practise such procedure for 3rd and 4th week);
    • during the 5th and 6th week you can wear the compression cloth only at night; if it is possible wear it also during the day,please;
  • 10 days after the surgery, for next 6 weeks you should have a massage once a day for 1 hour by kneading the operated parts with your hand or the massage should be made by masseur;
  • For 3 weeks from your surgery every (even simple) activity, that requires physical efford like: cleaning, vaccuming or washing is forbidden;
  • During the first 6 weeks you cannot do any exercises, e.g aerobic, fitness, swimming, etc.
  • Keflex – two times a day one tablet;
  • Vitamin C- 3 x 1 tablette (a day) for 2 weeks;
  • During the first 6 months: sun-bathing, solarium and sauna are forbidden;