Tag: post surgery recovery

7 Rules for How to Reduce Swelling After Tummy Tuck Surgery

7 Rules for How to Reduce Swelling After Tummy Tuck Surgery Swelling is normal as your body heals from abdominoplasty. It happens to every patient. However, swelling can be uncomfortable. It can also make you look bloated, which is not probably the appearance you were hoping for when you decided…

When Will I Feel Normal After a Tummy Tuck?

When Will I Feel Normal After a Tummy Tuck? Let’s be honest…A tummy tuck is a big operation and you can expect it to take a couple of months before you get back to normal. There are many types of tummy tucks, and the recovery time can vary depending on...

What is the Proper Tummy Tuck Aftercare?

What is the Proper Tummy Tuck Aftercare? There is a lot you can do at home to get the best tummy tuck results possible. The proper aftercare after a tummy tuck consists of eating right, protecting the wound, tummy tuck scar care, avoiding sun and following tummy tuck aftercare instructions...

What Hurts More, a C-section or a Tummy Tuck?

What Hurts More, a C-section or a Tummy Tuck? Many women are worried about the pain from tummy tuck. That is perfectly understandable. Some discomfort is expected with any surgery. It can be helpful to use past experience to gauge how much pain to expect. Many women ask: What hurts...

9 Important facts about Driving After Tummy Tuck

9 Important Facts About Driving After Tummy Tuck 9 Important facts about Driving After Tummy Tuck After you have tummy tuck surgery, you will need to take some time off from driving. The questions many patients have is how long? That can be tricky to answer since there is no universal standard for how much time you will...

A Cosmetic Surgeon’s Guide to Anesthesia [2020]

Anaesthetic for cosmetic surgery A Cosmetic Surgeon’s Guide to Anesthesia [2020] Anesthesia is an important part of cosmetic surgery. If you have never had general anesthesia before, you may be unsure about what to expect. Not to worry. We have put together a comprehensive guide to answer all of your anesthesia questions. Today’s blog...

Tips for Preparing for Your Tummy Tuck Surgery

Preparing for your Tummy Tuck Surgery Tips for Preparing for Your Tummy Tuck Surgery Preparing for a tummy tuck may seem overwhelming, but getting ready for surgery doesn’t have to be hard. This article contains invaluable tips for preparing your home, meals, pet care and more based on Dr. Beldholm’s feedback from hundreds of tummy tuck patients over...

Complete Guide to Wearing Compression Garments After Surgery

Our Compression Garments Complete Guide to Wearing Compression Garments After Surgery If there is one thing that confuses patients after they’ve had body contouring, it’s whether or not (and how!) to wear a compression garment. This article will answer all your questions about wearing compression garments. We gathered the most common questions from...

Get the Facts on Tummy Tuck Recovery & Downtime (2020)

Recovering from a Tummy Tuck Get the Facts on Tummy Tuck Recovery & Downtime (2020) Are you concerned about tummy tuck recovery time? Most patients have questions about what recovery looks like, how fast they will see results, and how soon they can return to their normal activities after surgery. Here we are going to...

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