After Breast Augmentation
In the excitement of finally getting breast implants, it’s easy to forget about one of the most important aspects of your breast augmentation: your recovery. Taking care of yourself and your body immediately after surgery is essential for seeing the best possible long-term results.
Request a consultation to meet with Dr. Joseph J. Castellano and learn more about what to expect both before and after your breast augmentation. A Tampa Bay native, Dr. Castellano is well-known as one of the best cosmetic surgeons and breast augmentation specialists in the Tampa-St. Petersburg area.
What to Expect after Surgery
Although Dr. Castellano will go over what to expect during your surgery and recovery at your initial consultation, many women understandably tend to think more about the results themselves rather than the steps taken to achieve those results. Yet, recovery is just as much a part of your breast augmentation as the surgery itself.
Immediately after surgery, you can expect one or several of the following:
What to Expect during Recovery
While every woman’s body responds to breast enhancement a little bit differently, you can plan the stages of your recovery according to a rough timeline:
This guide does not encompass every stage of recovery, as your breasts will continue changing in size and shape throughout your lifetime due to factors like weight fluctuation, pregnancy and the normal aging process. However, you can expect to enjoy your new look for many years to come, especially when taking a comprehensive approach to the consultation and planning process that addresses concerns before your breast augmentation all the way through your recovery.