Liposuction Compression Ireland
Various compression garments for post cosmetic surgery. After liposuction you will typically need to wear compression garments for several weeks. For the first few weeks you will wear them 'round the clock, removing them only to shower. After about three weeks, you should be able to go without them in the evenings, wearing them only when needed for comfort and support.
How long should you wear compression after liposuction?
The general recommendation for patients is to wear compression garments for around six weeks following most liposuction procedures.
Is compression really necessary after liposuction?
Compression garments help with proper healing after liposuction. They come in a variety of styles and sizes for nearly every part of the body. After the procedure, a compression garment will most likely need to be worn immediately and for several weeks after the procedure as the initial recovery process takes place.
What happens if you don't wear compression garments after lipo?
By not wearing compression after your surgery you raise the risk of noticeable scarring and bruising is greatly increased. Even pressure from a compression garment can also ease pain from the surgery. Without wearing some sort of compression, discomfort post surgery is likley.
How many hours a day should you wear compression after liposuction?
Immediately after your liposuction procedure, you will be expected to wear these special compression garments 24/7 for the first 6 weeks, removing them only for bathing or washing.