There are numerous types of liposuction procedures but they are actually categorized under two titles: invasive and non-invasive liposuction. However, whether incisions are made or not, scars after recovery are almost inevitable after all of the liposuction procedures. That is the truth about liposuction. But the quality of the procedure and the skills of the surgeon can be noticed with the scars. However, there are things that you should be extra careful during your recovery. For example, sunlight exposure after liposuction may affect your recovery time in a bad way.
How good liposuction has gone is generally understood from the appearance of the scars. Skillful surgeons are able to make incisions that can be barely seen after the recovery. But this is just about the appearance issue. There are lots of complications that can be associated with the poor performing of a liposuction procedure. However, we would like to tell you about patients’ poor care during their recovery from liposuction.
Is Sunlight Dangerous To Liposuctioned Area?
You should rest in your home within the first two weeks of your recovery. Most surgeons say this because it’s the most critical time ever. You should eat healthy foods with no fat and sugar and drink lots of water. You should not go outside because you may expose yourself to sunlight. Sunlight is so dangerous for your wounded liposuctioned area.
It is for sure that there will be scars on your body because of the incisions that were made during your liposuction procedure. However, you may face severe scarrings if you expose yourself to the sunlight. Sunlight consists of ultraviolet and Xrays which may interrupt your healing process. In some cases, there have been infections over the liposuction area caused by sunlight. You can apply sunscreen to your surgical area to cover your body from sunlight.