What Is Compression Garment Or Faja Fitting?
Compression garments are tight-fitting pieces that are worn after surgery to aid in recovery. Fajas are not one fits all, which is why we would be more than happy to recommend a faja to you and have you properly fitted. Schedule a consultation with our care team to learn more.
Why Is It Important To Wear A Compression Garment Following Surgery?
Incisional draining is important following surgery to prevent infection and promote healing. A surgical incision creates an open wound in the skin that is susceptible to infection by bacteria and other microorganisms. Draining the incision helps to remove any fluid or blood that may have accumulated in the wound, reducing the risk of infection and allowing you to heal more quickly.
Why Is It Important To Get Your Faja Adjusted?
Wearing a compression garment that fits can help to control bruising and swelling while at the same time shaping
and molding your body after cosmetic surgery.Its one of the most crucial post-surgery requirements that have a significant effect on your results.
Compression Garment Fitting Is Recommended 1 Week Post-Op, And Should Be Check For Refitting As Often As Needed.
All Compression Garment Fitting sessions are 45 minutes long.
Frequently Asked Questions
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DOES DRAIN REMOVAL HURT?There may be some discomfort but we will do everything we can to make you as comfortable as possible.
WHAT HAPPENS TO FLUID AFTER DRAINS ARE REMOVED?Your body will naturally absorb the swelling, however, you will need to compress the area. We can advise you on how to do it to avoid the seroma filling up again. If the fluid continues to increase, please contact us or your doctor.
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE FOR A DRAIN WOUND TO HEAL?A drain wound may take up to 3 to 4 weeks to heal completely.
WHAT IS THE TYPICAL AFTERCARE FOR DRAIN REMOVAL?After we remove the drain we will do wound-care and advise you on how to treat the wound to promote proper healing.
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