Traditional liposuction will create considerable bruising that with remain for 2-3 weeks and strenuous activity should be avoided for 3-4 weeks. Some discomfort is felt for a few weeks. A support garment will be prescribed to aid recovery. An overnight hospital stay will also be required.
Vaser lipo will create minimal bruising, and strenuous activity should be avoided for at least two weeks. A support garment is recommended to be worn for six to eight after the procedure to promote skin tissue shrinkage, aid optimal body contouring and prevent seroma. Patients will be able to return to their normal daily activities 48 hours after the procedure.