Tag: recovery

Fleur-de-Lis Abdominoplasty After C-Section Surgery

Fleur-de-Lis Abdominoplasty After C-Section Surgery Fleur-de-Lis abdominoplasty helps address excess abdominal skin and separated abdominal muscles resulting from caesarean section (c-section) delivery. While some women would prefer to undergo FDL abdominoplasty surgery on the same day as their c-section delivery,  Dr. Beldholm recommends waiting at least 12 months. Childbirth greatly…

Treating Loose Skin Following Bariatric Surgery on the Abdomen and Back

Treating Loose Skin Following Bariatric Surgery on the Abdomen and Back Treating loose skin on the abdomen and back following bariatric surgery involves non-invasive approaches like maintaining a healthy diet, exercising, and topical treatments; or surgical procedures like an abdominoplasty. Sagging abdominal and back skin can lead to health and…

Top 8 Post Pregnancy Body Concerns and How to Treat Them

Top 8 Post Pregnancy Body Concerns and How to Treat Them After vaginal birth or cesarean delivery, new mothers experience dramatic physical changes, particularly in the abdominal area. Common concerns include loose skin, perineum soreness, skin changes, sagging mons pubis, stretch marks, separation of the abdominal muscles, weak pelvic floor…

The Dangers of Swimming After Brachioplasty Surgery

The Dangers of Swimming After Brachioplasty Surgery After arm lift (Brachioplasty) surgery, swimming in prohibited for three to six weeks or until the incisions are completely healed. Swimming in any type of environment, whether salt water or chlorinated pools, can introduce contaminants that might delay wound healing. Top 3 Dangers…

When Will I Feel Normal After an Abdominoplasty Procedure?

When Will I Feel Normal After an Abdominoplasty Procedure? After an abdominoplasty, patients are required to take some time off from work and modify their normal routines to allow the body to recover. Most patients will start feeling back to normal after about six to eight weeks. The recovery period…

What to Wear After Arm Lift Surgery

What to Wear After Arm Lift Surgery Compression garments and loose-fitting tops are an important part of arm lift recovery. Compression devices accelerate healing and reduce swelling post-surgery, while roomy, breathable clothes enhance patient comfort during the healing process. Compression Garments Most surgeons recommend wearing a compression garment after excess…

Is An Abdominoplasty Major Surgery?

Is An Abdominoplasty Major Surgery? While there is no official classification as to whether abdominoplasty is considered major surgery, most plastic surgeons agree that any elective surgery in the abdominal area to remove excess fat, skin, and underlying tissue, involving general anaesthesia, is not a minor surgical procedure. Reasons An…

When Can I Go Back to Work After an Abdominoplasty?

When Can I Go Back to Work After an Abdominoplasty? The decision to undergo abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck) involves careful consideration and planning. While the physical transformation is a significant aspect of the surgical procedure, most patients contemplate its impact on their daily lives, like work commitment. Ideally, most patients allocate…

What Is the Proper Tummy Tuck Aftercare?

What Is the Proper Tummy Tuck Aftercare? The ideal aftercare consists of protecting the wound, eating healthy, limiting sun exposure, and following abdominoplasty aftercare instructions provided by a specialist surgeon. Abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck surgery, takes 2 to 6 hours, depending on the kind of surgery, excess skin to be…

Traveling After Arm Lift Surgery [ A Complete Guide ]

Traveling After Arm Lift Surgery [ A Complete Guide ] When it comes to travel after arm lift surgery, the answer is different for everyone. Your surgeon will let you know when it is safe to board a plane or drive long distances. If you have an upcoming work conference…

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