Today wherein the modern society has given beauty a new definition, more and more women are becoming interested to improve their aesthetic figures. Most women believe that if they have bigger breasts, the sexier and the more appealing they look, especially to the opposite sex. Every year, the number of patients seeking medical cosmetic intervention goes higher.
It’s a good thing to know that breast augmentation procedures are considered safe and helpful especially if you have selected a Board certified plastic surgeon. Not only that. While most interventions are performed under general anesthesia, the length of recovery here is considerably shorter compared to other medical intervention.
When it comes to breast augmentation, a patient only needs 48 hours or less and she is good to go. It’s like you go to the clinic with all your insecurities and after a day, you come out the world more beautiful and sexier than ever. However, it is not as simple as that. There’s a major role that patients must play in order to achieve the best possible result of the surgery. Following the postoperative measures is of utmost importance.
If you have undergone breast augmentation, you must keep in mind the following recommendations:
• Take short walks the day after your surgery.
• Avoid physical effort.
• Have a light diet.
• Sleep with your head and shoulders elevated at a 30-degree angle.
• Start doing the breast exercises with your arms.
• Avoid smoking for at least two weeks after the procedure (preferably even more).
• Wear a compressive bra.
• Avoid sun exposure in the breast area for at least a year to ensure skin recovery and to avoid discoloration of the scars.
Having a discipline in following the advice of your surgeon will not only help you to recover smoothly. You would even be happier to see that you have achieved your desired result.