Plastic Surgery or any type of surgery will always come with a risk of bruising and swelling.
The amount of bruising depends on.
- Types of surgery performed
- Individual ability to heal
- Degree of Invasiveness
- Experience of Surgeon
Plastic Surgery After Care
When recovering from plastic surgery all that is mentioned above will make a difference in the time to recover and outcome of surgery.
Many types of plastic surgery especially Liposuction which is one of the most common will cause bruising. Different methods like smart liposuction is less invasive will cause minimal bruising and swelling, compared to the traditional sculpting way, which is invasive and causes excessive bruising and swelling.
An effective qualified manual lymphatic drainage therapist will help to reduce the risk of seroma’s, scar formation and effective closure of wounds and general health.
The below photo’s are taken before and after manual lymphatic drainage to reduce bruising and swelling for liposuction surgery: Recommended number of MLD treatment sessions is from 4 to 8 lasting from 45min to 1 Hour, depending on the kind of surgery that was performed.