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How should you prepare your home before getting a tummy tuck?

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Before getting a tummy tuck, make sure your home is ready. You'll need:

You'll also need someone to drive you home after the tummy tuck. If you live alone, you'll want someone to stay with you for at least the first night. Make a plan for that.

  • Ice packs
  • Loose, comfortable clothing that can be put on and off very easily
  • Petroleum jelly
  • Hand-held shower head and bathroom chair

From: Tummy Tuck WebMD Medical Reference

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The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on July 15, 2017

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The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on July 15, 2017

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