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A Guide to Smooth Recovery after Plastic Surgery

  • Dr. Milan Doshi
  • Cosmetic Surgery
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  • Are you seeking to have cosmetic surgery?
  • Are you looking for the facts associated with the recovery information?
  • Have you visited a number of platforms both online & offline, but still confused with the things?
  • Are you looking for the best cosmetic expert who can guide you the best?
  • Are you worried regarding a smooth recovery from plastic surgery?

All the above points will be clarified by the present article will let you know everything related to recovery after plastic & cosmetic surgery.

There are a number of patients who wish to know more about the plastic & cosmetic surgeries and take help from some of the reputed cosmetic portals and forums. There is nothing to worry about recovery or healing after the plastic & cosmetic surgeries because every surgical procedure involves some sort of pain or discomfort, which can be effectively controlled by the painkillers or antibiotics for wound healing. Thus, it is quite common to receive plastic & cosmetic surgeries and avail the benefits of it with particular respect.

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Why is Consultation important before receiving the plastic & Cosmetic Surgery?

Yes, it is inevitable prior to surgery as it tells the patients regarding pre-op and post-op instructions, care and follow-ups, if required. The consultation session is a thorough analysis of your issue with respect to knowing the extent of problem, required method to treat the issue as well as the plastic surgery cost.

Following is the Pre-op investigations suggested by the plastic & cosmetic surgeon that you need to follow before fixing surgery Date:

  • It is important to have the pre-operative checkups, including the blood test, blood pressure & blood sugar tests
  • If you have certain medical history regarding autoimmune disorder or any chronic disease must inform your doctor
  • If you are on any medication for hypertension, diabetes mellitus, ischemic heart disease, asthma, thyroid problem, nutritional supplements or fat burners do inform the surgeon
  • If you are sensitive to certain medications, you should tell your surgeon, i.e., certain painkillers or anti-allergic drug
  • If you are alcoholic or smoke, it is needed to stop these all at least 2 weeks before surgery
  • Do inform, if you are developing fever, cold, diarrhea 1 week before surgery so that the clinic should reschedule your surgery date.

This write-up will lighten the Recovery Guide after a Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery that may include the following:

  • How will you rate the complexity concern?
  • What is the extent of the problem and how will it sort out with the surgery?
  • How much is it effective in dealing with beauty concern?
  • What are the instructions to follow after the surgery?
  • What are the time periods to receive the complete healing process?
  • What is the role of painkiller and antibiotics in plastic & cosmetic surgery?

The complexity concerns with respect to technology & Method Used

The plastic & cosmetic surgery is such an aspect that is needed to be updated every time with respect to the method and technology used. The more techniques or method is advanced more the flexibility with the procedure appears and complexity gets minimized, however, there will be less recovery time and one can receive the best results.

What is the extent of the problem and how will it sort out with the surgery?

The degree of the problem may be lesser or higher due to severity or extent, but it doesn’t mean it is something which is untreatable. Furthermore, it would be a great help if you receive the primary consultation with your surgeon.

How much is it effective in dealing with the beauty concern?

The more surgery will be effective more it will be regarded with respect to receivable, follow-ups required, post-op instructions as well as the healing time, and results. However, it is important to discuss the effectiveness of plastic & cosmetic surgeries. It is a fact that plastic surgery helps in reconstructing, restoring or alteration of the particular body parts, i.e., nose, lips, breast, etc., whereas the cosmetic surgeries add enhancement in the appearance of the body via the Liposuction, Tummy tuck, Rhinoplasty, Gynecomastia, breast augmentation, cheek & lip augmentation, etc.

What are the instructions to follow after the surgery?

The instruction after the plastic & cosmetic surgeries are needed to receive the best results and thus it is mandatory to attain all the post-op follow up with your plastic & cosmetic surgeon. Instructions may be advised to stop certain heavy tasks such as weight-lifting, sun exposure, alcohol consumption or smoking after the surgery.

Generally, the post-op follow-ups give the following instructions:

  • One may need to visit the clinic time-to-time depends on the result or progress they receive after the surgery
  • You should know when to start your work after the surgery and thus it is required to get in touch with your surgeon
  • If you have received an injection, it is mandatory to know how often will you have to return for next or new injection to maintain the look.

What are the time periods to receive the complete healing process?

There is some time period required to receive complete healing after the plastic & cosmetic surgery. The healing is inevitable and healing period must be discussed while your consultation with the plastic & cosmetic surgeon. Every plastic & cosmetic surgery needs a healing period that can be shortened with the effective measure of the antibiotics management prescribed by the cosmetic surgeon.

To help you with Recovery, the following is the points to make your recovery an enjoyable:

  • You will be spending more time on the couch or bed than you usually would, therefore we suggest stocking up on books, magazines, DVDs, etc.
  • The leading cosmetic Centre offers you the best facilities, including streaming services such as TV, cable, etc. to make your surgery period more enjoyable
  • After reaching home one should spend healing time with such comfort and care.

What are the role of painkiller and antibiotics in plastic & cosmetic surgery?

Every cosmetic surgery involves some sort of pain, wound or swelling as a result of cosmetic surgery procedure. It is very common and doesn’t need much concern. However, it is important to get recommended for some good painkillers and antibiotics to minimize the discomfort after the surgery, if any.

  • Painkillers and antibiotics minimize the healing period
  • Controlling pain and minimizing side effects are both important for post-op comfort and recovery

Tips for the Day of the Procedure before having the Surgery:

After receiving the schedule and date of plastic & cosmetic surgery, it is important to plan the procedure accordingly following the pre-surgical tips.

Following are the points needed to be considered on the day of the Procedure:

  • Ensure you are fasted as recommended by the surgeon and don’t take even water at least 8 hours before surgery
  • Shaving both axilla and private parts before surgery
  • Take a normal bath and wash hair night before or the morning of the surgery
  • Ensure you are done with pre-procedure checkups and tests recommended by your plastic & cosmetic surgeon
  • Be sure you have someone to drive you, pick you up, and stay with you while the complete surgical procedure or for at least 24 hours following your surgery
  • You should avoid doing makeup, shampoo, nail polish, deodorant, or oiling before having the surgery
  • It is advisable to wear loose-fitting clothing
  • Make sure you are ready with your paperwork, ID, and other important items with you that you may need whilst at the center.

Recovering at Home after the Surgery:

Help & Assistance:

  • If you feel any discomfort or unusual symptoms, you can contact our clinic 24×7.
  • At Allure Medspa, our staffs are dedicated and supporting feel happy to guide you, assist you, and instruct you concerning every aspect of plastic & cosmetic surgery
  • Rapid recovery pack will also include a guide book to assist you through your healing period
  • The degree of pain after the surgery is inevitable that may vary from one to patient to another as the pain threshold is different with every patient
  • You need to follow every instruction provided by the surgeon after the surgery

Tips for a Healthy Recovery:

Following is a compiled list of helpful tips that you should follow after the plastic & cosmetic surgery, which helps in post-op recovery:

  • It is required to have nutritious food, proper rest, and minimal physical activity after the surgery
  • Ensure you are taking medications according to your pre-operative instructions
  • Ensure you are drinking enough water as it is advised to drink water every 2-3 hours to encourage blood supply
  • Stop smoking until you received the complete healing as smoking can maximize the healing period
  • Avoid taking the stress and relax gently. Don’t lift anything heavier until you received the complete healing process at least for a month
  • If you feel any kind of discomfort, immediately contact your plastic & cosmetic surgeon as we at Allure Medspa here to help you out with the best care & concern.