Just wanting to know how long it wold be before I can lift my arms up and pull a regular shirt over my head after having a breast reduction
How Long Will It Take After Breast Reduction Before I Can Wear a Regular Shirt?
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How soon after breast reduction surgery can you pull on a shirt
Raising Arms after Breast Reduction Surgery?
Thank you for the question.
Your plastic surgeon will guide you during your recovery. Assuming no complications it is very likely that you will be able to raise her arms slowly approximately 2 weeks after surgery ( possibly sooner).
Regular clothing after breast reduction
You should be able to wear a regular shirt right away after breast reduction, and raising your arm up is fine with our technique, however you might find a shirt that buttons in front more conveneint for a short while. Best of luck
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