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What can't I do after aesthetic breast surgery?Advice might differ on a case-by-case basis. Generally speaking no heavy lifting, pushing, pulling or cycling are allowed for a very strict 4 weeks after surgery. After this you can gradually start doing all these things again. Running is strictly prohibited for 6 weeks.
What should I do after surgery?
Take it easy, relax, don’t be hard on yourself. Now is not the time to start a crazy diet as your body needs energy. Don’t listen to often well-meant advice from friends and relatives. If you have serious queries, discuss them with your doctor.
You can absolutely walk, try to walk a decent amount as being immobile during the post-operative period increases the chance of developing a so-called deep vein thrombosis. On some occasions you might be given low molecular weight heparin shots as to prevent these clots from arising, e.g. after tummy tuck or thigh lift surgery.