FAQ2022-08-04T19:09:20+00:00

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FAQ

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Is Lymphatic Drainage Beneficial for me after Posop?2022-08-09T16:03:35+00:00

Yes, it is. It will  greatly Assist and speed up your Recovery.

I feel stiff and hard, Is that normal?2022-08-09T16:04:01+00:00

Yes, It is, Fibrosis is a term most commonly used to describe the internal scabbing in the trauma area as the tissue crystallizes.

How do I Cope with this New Level of Discomfort from the Compression Garment?2022-08-04T19:22:38+00:00

You can Often Cope by Slowing Down, Relaxing, Deep Breathing, and Calming your nerves would allow you to mentally adjust to the physical changes…. And remember You got This !!!

How many Lymphatic Drainage Sessions would I need?2022-08-04T19:23:23+00:00

Multiple Sessions may be necessary, Each individual case is determined by each person’s organic healing process.

I am Experiencing Sharp Pain in My Groin area and Heavy Flow My First Cycle after the Surgery, is that Normal? 2022-08-04T19:23:54+00:00

Yes it is Normal and rather Common for most cases.

How long do I have to wear My Faja?2022-08-04T19:25:16+00:00

As long as necessary until Your Inflammation subsides.

The 3 Stages of Your Healing process2022-08-04T19:25:46+00:00

1.)Inflammation / Bruising

2.)Fibrosis –  Crystalizing scar tissue

3.) Tissue Restoration Inflammation Free!

How long before I See My Final Result?2022-08-04T19:31:45+00:00

It varies for each individual, depending on the consistency of Your Aftercare and Your Body but typically expect 2-3 months or more.

What does it mean if I keep Passing out after My Surgery or Feel light headed? 2022-08-04T19:57:52+00:00

You may be Low of Hemoglobin, We Advise that You go to the ER or go see your Primary Care Doctor.

How soon can I Stop wearing My Faja?2022-08-04T19:58:36+00:00

Once You notice You are no longer Inflamed.

When will the Soreness and Pain stop?2022-08-04T19:59:06+00:00

Over time as the Inflammation Subsides Simultaneously.

Will My Stitches come out on its own?2022-08-04T19:59:33+00:00

Only if the Stitches are Dissolvable.

How long before I can Sit on My Butt if I had a BBL?2022-08-04T20:00:06+00:00

About Two To Three Months on Average.

How often do I Need to go for Drainage? 2022-08-04T20:00:50+00:00

It’s Dependent on a Case by Case Basis However Frequent Visits are Recommended.

After my BBL can I just Wear a Waist Trainer instead of a Faja? 2022-08-04T20:02:03+00:00

No. The Butt Needs a Shaping and Contouring Support as the Fatty Tissue Merges. 

The Doctor Didn’t Inform Me how bad it was going to be? How do I Cope with the Disappointment?2022-08-04T20:02:33+00:00

We Recommend that You do some research, and also it helps to talk about Your feelings with Close Friends, Family Members, Your MLD Therapist or Your Regular Therapist.

How soon should I Start with My Lymphatic Drainage after Surgery?2022-08-04T20:03:17+00:00

24-48hrs in Most Cases the Sooner the Better before Fibrosis Occurs.

If I Start My Post Op a Month after My Procedure is that too late?2022-08-04T20:03:42+00:00

It is Never too Late, however it is to Your Best Benefit to start sooner than later. 

I Feel Numb like My Body is Not a part of Me, is that Normal?2022-08-04T20:04:21+00:00

Yes the Sensation of Numbness and Tenderness and feeling like You are Estranged to Your Own body is Oftentimes Common in the Postop World. 

How Often do I Need a Lymphatic Drainage Session?2022-08-04T20:04:52+00:00

Daily. The More Consistent You are with Your Drainage the Faster and Better Your Results!

 I am  1-3 Days Post Op and look More Swollen than I did Before the Surgery.2022-08-04T20:05:57+00:00

Why is that? Your Healing Journey is a Process and can take time, Please be Patient and Maintain Consistency with your After Care. You’re on Your Way !!!

Is Body Contour/Sculpting the Same as Lymphatic drainage?2022-08-04T20:06:23+00:00

Body Contouring / Sculpting occurs as a natural effect of Manual Lymphatic Drainage Techniques, the usage of hand held tools can also help to enhance the body as it molds into shape such as your Faja compression garment, wooden/silicon or metal massage tools etc..

Does Smoking weed impact on General Healing?2022-08-04T20:06:55+00:00

Yes, smoking may slow down your healing progress due to the fact that smoke in itself decreases oxygen in the body and its thick resin formation may slow down your circulation and interfere with your Lymphatic drainage.

 What is the Difference between First Stage and Second Stage Faja?2022-08-04T20:07:25+00:00

First Stage provides minimal compression and  is typically worn during your immediate Post Operative cycle, and Second Stage provides more Support and is worn throughout the remainder of your Post Op Healing Journey and thereafter.

Can I wear my first stage Faja the doctors gave me for my entire healing journey?2022-08-04T20:07:54+00:00

It would be to your Best Benefit to Transition to Second Stage Faja as You Progress further along in your Healing Journey.

When do I take in My Faja?2022-08-04T20:08:25+00:00

Your Faja becomes looser as the Inflammation Decreases and You will Notice Your becoming Smaller in Size.

Do I Wear My Faja to Sleep?2022-08-04T20:09:09+00:00

Yes Predominantly for the first 2-3 months then Periodically thereafter.

I am Feeling Bloated is that Normal?2022-08-04T20:10:06+00:00

Yes. Your Digestive System and the Body overall endures many changes during your Post Op Experiences.

When Can I Exercise?2022-08-04T20:10:55+00:00

Once Your Inflammation has Significantly Decreased as Your Body Allows it.

Will the Stitches come out?2022-08-04T20:11:27+00:00

Yes. If they are Dissolvable Stitches.

I am Itching is that normal and how long does it last?2022-08-04T20:12:30+00:00

Yes.  As your internal wound scabs (Tissue crystallizes aka Fibrosis)  most people tend to go through an itchy phase that may last anything between 1 week or more or in some cases even less.

When can I go to the pool? Or the beach Without my Faja?2022-08-04T20:13:17+00:00

Once you notice your inflammation has significantly gone down and you are able to be out of your Faja for hours without any discomfort you feel free to explore your options mindfully.

Is direct Sun exposure to My Body Ok during my Post Op healing process?”2022-08-04T20:14:22+00:00

No. The excessive heat would trigger more inflammation in your body… Wusa Please be Patient with Yourself, You are almost there!!!

How much weight should I gain before my surgery?2022-08-04T20:14:52+00:00

As much weight as your body can naturally hold in General Pre/Post Op

What about Body Dysmorphia?2022-08-04T20:17:04+00:00

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When can I start taking it easy or wearing my faja less?2022-08-04T20:17:32+00:00

The timeline may differ for All.  Please seek Advice with your Post Op Lymphatic Drainage Specialist.

I am having Nightmares. Is that Normal?2022-08-04T20:18:13+00:00

Usually Nightmares have been Reported to Us by those who may be utilizing Strong Painkillers or Heavy Narcotics. Please Refer to your MD. or Surgeon for Further Guidance.

What Supplement should I take Before or After My Surgery?2022-08-04T20:18:44+00:00

Please seek Advice from Your Medical Doctor.

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