3 Tips for Preparing for Cosmetic Surgery
Preparation is the name of the game when preparing for cosmetic surgery. Advanced Cosmetic Surgery Center in Denver, recommends that you consider these three tips to help you prepare for your cosmetic procedure.
Read Up. Read everything provided by your surgeon’s office, including brochures about the procedure, post-op instructions and pre-op instructions. Read informational and educational sites on the internet, look at before and after photos and talk to friends. Ask your doctor all the questions you want; don’t be shy. Better to ask before the cosmetic procedure than after.
Prepare Your Home. You may have several days or weeks of down time. Stock up on the foods and beverages you’ll need during that time, as well as bandages, soft pillows, relaxation aids, bathrobe and anything that will help you with your recovery at home.
Prepare Yourself. Prepare yourself mentally and physically. A bit of extra exercise is always a good idea before a procedure. Prepare yourself mentally by thinking through the reasons you are doing the surgery, reassuring yourself that you are making the right decision for you. Take a yoga class, meditate and be around friends.