Q. How long will my breasts take to settle?
A. Some patients settle in 2-3 weeks and sometimes it can take up to 3-6 months.
Q. How long will I be in pain?
A. The pain is usually minimal and can be easily reduced with pain medication.
Q. How long do I need to wear the sports bra and strap?
A. They should both be worn for 4 weeks, but can be removed as needed.
Q. Is it normal to feel bubbles and air pockets?
A. Yes, it’s very normal. It is air or fluid around the implant.
Q. How long will it take for the scars to fade?
A. The scars will fade in a couple of weeks.
Q. How long do i have to massage my breasts for and how many times a day do i do it for?
A. After your second week post-op you should massage 2-3 times a day for the next three months.
Q. When can I start working out?
A. You may resume working out after 4 weeks.
Q. How long do the steri-strips stay on for?
A. The steri-strips will fall off within 2 weeks after your surgery. Do not pull them off.
Q. When do the stiches come out?
A. The stiches are dissovable.
Q. Do I have to finish all of the medications?
A. You must finish all the antibotics and take all other medications as needed.
Q. When can I drive?
A. You can drive two days after surgery as long as you are not on any pain medication.
Q. When can I work out again
A. You may work out four weeks from your surgery date.