Exercise/lifting after ptosis and upper blepharoplasty surgery?
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Hi idkman,Thanks for your question. Exercising too soon after surgery increases the risk of bleeding and hematoma formation. These can cause delayed healing and post-operative asymmetry. We usually ask our patients to avoid exercise for 2 weeks. At 2 weeks, they may resume 50% of their normal physical activity and then at 1 month, they may return to their full regimen. I hope this helps, good luck!
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