After the first week of recovery, women are encouraged to slowly get back into a light normal daily routine. You will be required to refrain from strenuous activities and any activity that involves bouncing movements, such as running and jumping.
Patients with jobs that require light to minimal activity can return to work during the first or second week. Women with jobs that require strenuous activity should stay out of work for a minimum of 4 weeks.
Dr. Moenster will evaluate your progress after the first few weeks and be able to see how well your healing has progressed. Most breast augmentation patients can return to work and normal activities after the fourth week of recovery. Patients will generally be completely recovered and cleared for all activities by 8 weeks.