I had liposuction on June 4th. I was sent home in a garment which I have only taken off to shower. I wear the thing 24/7. My flank area was part of what I had lipo'd. Can I get a waist shaper to wear around my mid section for extra support and healing?
Compression Garments After Liposuction
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Liposuction and extra garment
Every doctor is different in terms of post liposuction care. You should check with yoru doctor about additional garments.
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Compression garments after liposuction
I recommend you contact your surgeon to get his advise. You paid for his care and experience so ask for it. I would say OK but you are not my patient.
From MIAMI Dr. B
if you want to add an additional garment, check with your surgeon to ensure that it won't be too tight. You don't want creases to form unnecessarily.
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