Hi I got my breast reduction march 16,2016 how long do I have to wait in order to get my nipples pierced?
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Nipple piercing after breast reduction
Nipples pierced after breast reduction?
Congratulations on having undergone breast reduction procedure; this operation tends to be one of the most patient pleasing operations we perform. Your plastic surgeon will guide you when it comes to timing to proceed with nipple piercing; in my practice, I would likely ask that you wait about 3-6 months. Make sure that whoever is doing this procedure for you is reputable and utilizes sterile technique. Best wishes for an outcome you will be very pleased with .
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I would double check with your operating surgeon, but you could probably get them pierced 6 weeks after surgery. Good luck!
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