Wearing a recovery brassiere after your breast augmentation or breast lift procedure is an important part of recovering from surgery. The ideal bra is made to ensure that the breast implants stay properly positioned during the recovery period. The support these specialized bras helps to decrease discomfort, and ensures proper positioning of the breasts during this important period. Wearing the wrong bra too soon after surgery has the opposite effect: healing can be prolonged, and in extreme cases sub-optimal breast implant position can ensue. Remember, these comments are largely my opinions based on my surgical experience, and should not be construed as medical advice. You should ultimately seek the recommendations of your surgeon regarding this issue.
Medications and Diet: All of the medications you have been prescribed are very important. Please read all the directions below carefully, and call us if you have any questions. You should try to cut back on your pain medication three days after surgery to avoid nausea and constipation. You should take Acetaminophen alone Tylenol instead when you are cutting back.
Finding a Therapist February 14, Posted on Dec 19, by Phyllis Keith. Women who plan to have any type of breast or chest surgery procedure. Women who plan to have any type of breast or chest surgery or procedure will benefit from wearing a post-surgical bra. Post-surgery bras are an important step in the healing process.