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how long after body sugaring can you go swimming

A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
12 years experience Internal Medicine
A few weeks: Hi It takes a few weeks. Mostly we're waiting for the ear drum to heal around the grommet itself. After that swimming is generally ok. If you can get ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Samer Muala
15 years experience Family Medicine
Ask surgeon : Not all surgeries are the same. Ask your surgeon. I usually recommend 6 weeks
Dr. Curtis Wong
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Recovery labiaplasty: Its always BEST to check with your surgeon as we all have our own preferences on what you can and cannot do. If you were my patient, I would not have ... Read More
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Dr. Otto Placik
34 years experience Plastic Surgery
When suture out/gone: As long as the sutures are in place, they allow entry points for bacteria. Typically these are absorbed by 3 weeks. As long as the wounds are closed a ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Need to check with your surgeon, but generally in about 1 to 2 weeks after any sutures or drain has been removed. It depends on how one is healing, th ... Read More
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Ask Your Surgeon: Much of our advice is based on sound scientific principles, however questions such as yours have a lot to do with the particular surgeon's customs, tr ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Varies: BUT all sutures out, skin sealed. No swelling, no drainage, good mobility. AND your surgeon says GO swim!
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
41 years experience Prosthodontics
Until dissolve: If they are outside your mouth and exposed to the water, wait until they dissolve. Otherwise your wound may reopen or heal improperly. Good Luck.
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alessandra Bertolucci
33 years experience Ophthalmology
To be asked to Doc: 5 or 6 weeks are adequate time but you want to be sure that the wound or the entrance point for the laparoscopic form is well sealed and healed. If th ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
31 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Wound healing: Once the surgical site has healed, you can go swimming. Should be about 2-3 weeks. Get a final ok from your surgeon.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Swim: Ask the colposcopist.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Ask: Ask the acupuncturist.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Swimming: Sixto eight weeks if you get the ok from your surgeon.
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