Knowing what to expect after your liposuction procedure can help you to better prepare. While recovery can vary from person to person, you can expect to follow this general liposuction recovery timeline as you heal.The First Week After Liposuction
Most people plan to take around seven to ten days off work to rest and recuperate after their liposuction procedure. During this time, you can expect bruising, swelling and tenderness and will be instructed to wear a special compression garment to help you feel more comfortable and to reduce swelling.
Plan to take it easy for the first week after liposuction, limiting physical activity and closely following your plastic surgeon’s guidelines.read more