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Tummy Tuck Why Am I So Itchy when I Wear my Support Garment?

ive had a tummy tuck and lipo to flanks but why am i constantly itchy when i wear my support garment ?

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Itchiness with compression garment


Try wearing a cotton undergarment to see if the material of the garment is causing the itchiness.  Otherwise the fact that your tissue is getting compressed can cause the itchiness.  Lubricate your skin constantly and can try Benadryl if it is unbearable.

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