Compression Garment + Breast Reduction

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How Long After Breast Reduction Should You Wait to Sleep Without a Bra?

How long after breast reduction surgery should you wait before going braless(sleepig without)? READ MORE

Does Everyone Need Surgical Bras and Compression Garments?

I am scheduled for tummy tuck and breast reduction on 12/30/11. My PS didn't mention needing to purchase compression garments or surgical bras,... READ MORE

Compression Garment Flattened/indented Part of my Breast, Will the Tissue Go Back into Place?

I had a breast reduction one week ago. After four days of unknowingly wearing a compression bra that was too small (It was fitted for me by a... READ MORE

Smell from breasts 3 weeks post Breast Reduction.

I notice a smell when I remove my surgical bra to shower. I have no fever, no real pain and there is no drainage on the pads I have over the tape and... READ MORE

For How Long Does a Woman Need to Wear Compression Garment After Breast Liposuction?

Dear Doctors, My uncle is a gynecologist and he has always told me that a woman should not wear a bra constantly. Told me that if a woman constantly... READ MORE

What Size Surgical Bra Should I Buy?

I am having breast reduction surgery in three weeks and I'm trying to be as prepared as possible. I've been doing research and I read that you should... READ MORE

Can I use genie bra instead of a compression bra 3 weeks post op Breast Reduction?

I cannot use the compression bra, very uncomfortable. Can i use genie bra? Boobs very sore, sensitive. READ MORE

Would it be cautionary to wear some mild compression socks after Breast Reduction surgery for blood clot?

I'm 58, overweight, anticipating a breast reduction. When telling my sister some of my fears she said I should be worrying more about throwing a clot.... READ MORE

What kind of bras do you recommend for after surgery?

My doctor is only sending me home with one compression bra...I feel like I would like a couple more to have as back up. I know I shouldn't get... READ MORE

What garments you recommend for patients that have had breast reduction by liposuction? And for how long? (photos)

Tried the Veronique - feels weird & isn't compressive. Sports bra - the seams were bothering my bruising. My PS's office is at a loss as well - I... READ MORE

Resurgence in pain 16 days after BR. How can I prevent this?

Today I had increase in pain around my breasts / flanks. Incisions look ok, no bleeding or seeping. Pain is dull ache; Breasts feel swollen and heavy.... READ MORE

Why do I need to stay compressed in the days following a breast reduction?

My surgeon is letting me know that she wants to keep me "flat" for a few more days until my stitches come out, I didn't question it before, but now... READ MORE

Hardness in my breast?

Hello, I had a breast reduction three weeks ago. I went from a size E to now probably a B/C hoping more a B. My breast seem to be hard like all around... READ MORE

Post reduction compression bra?

I had a breast reduction on Wed, my mom said the surgeon removed 300cc from each side. My compression bra was throughly stuffed with gauze (no drain... READ MORE

I had a breast reduction 3 months ago. Is it to soon to have smartlipo on my abdomen?

I know I'm still healing from my BR. I still feel sharp pains here and there where my incisions are under my breast. I tried wearing a spanx 2 days... READ MORE

Do I need a compression bra? I feel like I should have one, but my Dr didnt give me one. (photos)

My Dr did not give me one. Just a very soft bra more to hold gauze and to hold me up. I had a reduction 5 weeks ago. I went from a HHH to a B/C bit I... READ MORE

Surgery is done! Very happy! How long should I wear my compression socks?

I'm wearing my compression socks now I had my surgery on Thursday past how long should I wear them. I'm up and about however I do take a lot of... READ MORE

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