Liposuction is the most performed fat removal surgery in the world. There are two types of liposuction, invasive and non-invasive methods. There are several liposuction methods and these methods have different recovery durations or states. This article will serve you as a guideline upon invasive liposuction recovery tips.
Since every person has different body characteristics, immune system and metabolism, almost every surgeon build an individualized liposuction surgery plan for their patients.
The number of incisions, the areas to be liposuctioned and everything related to the procedure are prepared according to this plan. So, every patient may experience different complications and recover from their wounds at different times.
However, there are need-to-dos in common which every single liposuction patient should take into consideration for better and faster healing.
Need-To-Dos After Liposuction
The most important thing to do not only after liposuction but also after all kinds of invasive procedures is to consume lots of water. Dehydration is the last thing that you may want to encounter. The body will need water more than ever. If you used to drink 2 liters of water every day before your liposuction surgery, now you need to drink 4 liters of water in order to make your body refresh from the wounds faster and better.
There is another important thing you need to execute for the rest of your life, not just after the liposuction. You need to quit any kind of irregular eating and drinking habits. This is the reason why you had a liposuction procedure in the first place, so if you don’t want repair liposuction or an additional procedure which is the worst scenario, by the way, you just simply execute healthy diets during your lifetime.
Alcohol and Smoking are not hazardous to your health only after liposuction, but also during your whole life. Smoking makes all of your healing and recovery functions get slow and is known for its negative effects on some aesthetic procedures like hair transplant. Alcohol increases dehydration and should not be consumed in such a condition where the body needs the water the most.