It’s a good idea to arrange some time off work after pubic liposuction with Vaser. The amount of time off work will depend on the kind of work that you do. Allow up to one week off if possible.
Upon discharge from the hospital, you will be given some antibiotics to take and some pain relief medication.
You will also be asked to wear a special compression garment. These garments are always worn after liposuction procedures. They play a special part in your recovery. They help to reduce swelling and promote healing.
You will notice some bruising and swelling start to appear, this is perfectly normal after liposuction to the pubic area. It will settle in time. It’s a good idea to avoid sports, gym, and other strenuous activities for a few weeks after surgery.
In the beginning, try not to overdo things. Take showers for the first few weeks until your surgeon says it’s safe to resume with hot baths. Similarly, avoid hot tubs and swimming pools until your Surgeon tells you it’s okay to resume these activities.
Make sure that you stay well hydrated after the surgery. Eat healthily and avoid smoking for at least six weeks after the procedure.
You will have a series of appointments to check your progress. These will be with your Surgeon. Make sure that you attend these to ensure a smooth recovery.