Medial Thigh Lift – Post Procedure Facts & Advice

Post-operative care for Medial Thigh Lifts

  • You will most likely stay in hospital for one night.
  • No drains are used.
  • You will receive intravenous antibiotics overnight.
  • You will be placed into a garment post-operatively.
  • I suggest resting for a few days before taking the garment off.
  • After 2 to 3 days you can take the garment off and shower.
  • Leave the steristrips intact and dab dry after a shower.
  • Reapply the garment after showering.
  • You need to wear the garment for six weeks.
  • I would like to see you at 10 days to remove sutures and review your wound.
  • At 10 days you will be given tape and scar cream to apply to your wound for 3 months.