• Back home you are supposed to take it easy; which means obviously no sport or heavy lifting for six weeks.
  • Ideally, you should sleep on your back in a slightly inclined position.
  • You cannot shower your breasts for one week.
  • You cannot drive for one week.
  • You might be in pain and will need to take some painkillers.
  • You will be told to take some antibiotics for one week.
  • Your dressing needs to stay clean and dry.
  • If necessary, it can be changed by a nurse every other day, before you see your surgeon again.