The recovery It is the period of time after a surgical procedure in which the patient recovers from the effects of surgery and normal function of body structures is restored. The recovery after the plastic surgery it can vary according to the type of procedure and the needs of the patient. During the recovery period, it is common to experience pain, swelling and bruises in the treated area, as well as activity restrictions and postoperative care. It is important to follow the postoperative care instructions of the Plastic Surgeon, which may include taking prescription medications, wearing compression garments, avoiding certain activities, and eating a healthy, balanced diet. It is important that patients schedule plenty of recovery time to ensure that their body has time to fully heal and recover. Recovery is an important part of the success of any plastic surgery procedure and it is important to carefully follow the plastic surgeon's recommendations to ensure safe and effective results.