One of the most asked-about aspects of plastic surgery is scarring. The truth is that anytime the body is cut into, it leaves a scar as part of the body’s natural healing response. While scars fade significantly over time, in many cases they never disappear completely. However, there are many things that you and your… Read More
Recovery is an important consideration for any rhinoplasty candidate. Dr. Ary Krau fields many questions from curious rhinoplasty candidates that wonder how long it will take to recover from surgery. In truth, every patient recovers at a different pace. While there is a general timeframe for recovery, it would be misleading to promise that you’ll… Read More
Many of our patients ask us how important nutrition is in the healing process following cosmetic surgery. The answer is that it is extremely important. Here’s why. Why It’s Important to Eat Nutritious Foods After Surgery Eating healthy, well-balanced meals after plastic surgery — or any surgical procedure, for that matter — helps support your… Read More
Some cosmetic procedures such as injections and fillers have a short recovery time. But if you decide to undergo a surgical procedure, you can expect to have a significantly longer recovery time. The exact length of recovery varies from patient to patient. In some cases, it can be just a few days. In others, it can be as long as a few months. Dr. Krau recommends that all patients give their bodies ample time to heal after a surgery for the best results.
Whether you decide to have a facelift, nose job or breast augmentation, plastic surgery is an invasive procedure that takes time to recover and heal from. You’ll get results when you undergo cosmetic surgery, but you need to realize that it takes time for the results to appear. Miami plastic surgeon Dr. Ary Krau has some tips to help you recover from your surgery comfortably.