I was planning on having braids added to my hair so that I wouldn"t need to style or care for it. Is that allowed? Also, if I am menstruating, can I proceed with the surgery?
Scheduled for a Tummy Tuck on 3 Oct 12. I Am an African Amercian Woman. Can I Have Braids W/extensions for the Surgery? (photo)
Doctor Answers (4)
Hair style and surgery
your hair styling should be fine. make sure there are nothing metallic holding your hair for the surgery. best wishes for a quick recovery!
African American Tummy Tuck- Preparations
you can have braids as long as you doint have anything flamable in your hair such as oils, or too much hair spray.
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Can I Have Braids W/extensions for the Surgery?
Neither issue should cause any problem with your upcoming surgery. Best wishes for an outstanding outcome.
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You can have braids it’s not a contraindication for surgery. We do surgery on patients on their menstrual all the time. Good luck
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