Dealing with the side effects of cosmetic surgery can be somewhat troublesome. Although many are temporary, they may hamper your day-to-day activities. This is why, for some procedures, the surgeon may recommend some medications, activities, or exercises. It can help relieve those side effects. Lymphatic drainage massage is one such that is recommended by some doctors to patients who’ve gotten a Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) or liposuction surgery.
There’s a diversity of viewpoints and opinions in the medical community on many issues. When it comes to lymphatic massage, there are differences of opinion among healthcare providers. Some doctors believe it to be very beneficial following liposuction, while others believe that it can be harmful to the body immediately following the surgery.
Since many patients ask for a lymphatic massage after having cosmetic surgery, they must be completely aware of its pros and cons. Before that, let’s first understand what exactly we mean by the lymphatic system.