If your breasts are lacking volume or shape since losing weight, then a breast enlargement and uplift can help to restore your body's proportion, giving you back your pre-weight gain curves. When you have had surgery, your new breasts need to be comfortable throughout your recovery – and the best way to achieve that is to get your post-surgery compression bra direct from The Hospital Group.
We believe that the aftercare you receive is just as important as your breast procedure, and so our care and commitment to you continues following your surgery. We’ll do all we can to help you recover quickly and achieve the best possible results.
As part of that aftercare, we’ve partnered with global leader in surgery recovery wear, Macom®, to offer post-surgery compression bras to our breast surgery patients.
What is a Macom® bra?
Macom® is the leading provider of compression garments to the UK’s cosmetic surgeons. A range of compression bras designed to help you recover from your breast augmentation surgery are available. They provide the stability and protection that your body needs as it heals and adjusts to the weight and feel of your new breasts.
We have chosen to partner with Macom® because their bras have been specifically designed to assist with your breast surgery recovery. They feature expandable cups, adjustable frontal closures and have no harsh underwiring.
The combination of comfort and compression Macom bras provide help to create perfect conditions for fast and effective healing after surgery.
Why do I need a compression bra?
Following breast surgery, it’s important that you have the best possible aftercare. This allows your body to have the opportunity to heal properly so that you can achieve your optimum results.
Compression treatment post-surgery brings three main benefits. It improves your blood circulation, minimises swelling, and helps to stabilise your new breast implants. Macom® bras help you to work towards a full recovery from your surgery as you gradually get back to normal life.
Other benefits of compression include improving the recovery of the skin, as well as helping to reduce the occurrence of common post-surgery complications through maintaining a consistent external pressure on deep tissues. A Macom® bra provides what your skin needs to fully heal and helps to avoid unwanted sagging and creases.
Anyone having breast enlargement surgery at The Hospital Group is encourage by our cosmetic surgeons, clinics and hospitals to wear their post-surgical bra for at least 6 weeks following their procedure.
Does compression treatment help with anything else?
Wearing a wearing a Macom® post-surgery bra can help to reduce the incidence of bruising, minimise swelling, improve blood circulation and give you targeted support following treatment as you get used to your new life with your new breasts.
Are compression bras comfortable?
You will feel tender and be less able to move about freely in the days following your surgery, and this is the reason why front-closing bras are so popular with patients who have had a boob job. You will be wearing the bra for an extended period, and so you can be sure that every Macom® product is designed and manufactured with comfort as a primary consideration.
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