Wear Compression Garments after Liposuction Surgery
To get the best use out of the garments, it's important to make sure that they are very tight but not to the pointwhere it is painful. Make sure at lays smooth along the skin without creating any indentations orcreases in your skin. You can take the garment off for about an hour a day to wash it.
Make sure to hand wash in lukewarm water using gentle soap and no fabric softeneror bleach. Don't iron or dry clean and hang it to dry. Typically, after two weeks, the swelling will have gone down and it is common for you to need a different sized garment. In some cases, your surgeon may let you weara light non-medical spandex or shapewear.