Product Description & Benefits: Made from a lightweight, breathable powernet fabric with a 3" wide underbreast band, adjustable front Velcro closure, adjustable back hook & eye closure, 3/4-length compression arm sleeves, and exposed breast design, the Long Arm Sleeves & Full Back Plastic Surgery Compression Garment (Without Breast) (Design Veronique) (Without Breast) garment provides compression for the arm and back areas. Appropriate for liposuction and arm procedures (lift, reduction, brachioplasty), post-gastric bypass/bariatric surgery, this garment improves blood circulation, minimizes swelling, flushes the body out of potentially harmful fluids, helps skin fit better to it new contours, accelerates healing, and allows the patient to return to daily routines sooner. This compression garment also provides support to surgical areas for more comfort and helps the skin fit better to its new contours. Applicable for Liposuction (arm, back), Arm Lift, Arm Reduction, Brachioplasty, Post Gastric bypass surgery, Bariatric surgery, Stomach stapling procedure.
This 100% latex and formaldehyde free garment is based on a gradient compression technology design and is made of a breathable powernet fabric that conforms to the body shape, non-chafing flat seams to avoid showing through clothing, and gripper lace to prevent rolling-up.
Instructions For Use: The front Velcro closure should be separated. Slide your arms through the opening. You can loosen or tighten the garment by adjusting the Velcro closure to the desired comfort.
The garment is typically worn immediately after the surgery for a period of time that may range from days to weeks, depending on the doctor's instructions. During the initial period of post-op, your doctor may instruct you to wear this bolero constantly (even while sleeping) and only remove it when you need to shower. As your healing progresses, you should be able to remove the bolero for various activities. The garment is worn like a bra/vest would underneath your clothing. It is recommended to wear loose-fitting clothing over the garment.
Measuring Myself Correctly & Getting The Right Size: Knowing how to measure yourself correctly and getting the right size for your garment is the most crucial step of selecting a garment. For this reason, please view the Size Chart (and read the measuring tips) associated with this garment.
Garment Care: Your garment can be hand washed. The garment should be washed in cold water and air/line-dried. Washing your garment in hot water or drying with an electric or gas dryer may ruin the garment. To remove any stains, the garment can be soaked in 2 or 3 gallons of cool water with 1/4 cup of peroxide added. After the garment has soaked, it can be hand washed and air/line-dried.
Important Healthy Tip: Due to long, continuous periods of time that you may need to wear the garment, it is recommended to purchase 2 garments. Having two garments will enable you to always have a freshly clean garment, while the soiled one is being washed.
Applicable Procedures: Liposuction (arm, back), Arm Lift, Arm Reduction, Brachioplasty, Post Gastric bypass surgery, Bariatric surgery, Stomach stapling procedure.