post surgery progression fotos

this is several days before surgery
this is the morning of surgery, fresh from the shower, ready to go
Sunday, 48 hours post op, just after first ointment application
Monday, 72 hours post op. swelling and some bruising starting
Tuesday, 96 hours post op. I see significant improvement!

Wednesday, 120+ hours post op.

Fridays progress, 1 week, aka 7 days post op.

friday eyes

Monday, 8 June, stitches were taken out a few hours ago!

 

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About Debi in Merida

I moved from Colorado Springs, Colorado USA to Merida, Yucatan, MX in January 2006. I love to read, garden, travel, and hang out with friends.
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7 Responses to post surgery progression fotos

  1. Patt Brunner says:

    What did you have done?

  2. Nancy Dardarian says:

    How are you feeling about your eyes now? Is the swelling all gone?

  3. Nancy Dardarian says:

    Hi Debi,
    I’m having the same surgery done on July 3. I hope you’ll post more progress photos along the way. Did you take arnica or eat pineapple before or after? It’s supposed to help reduce bruising.

  4. Good Lord! First tattoos and now this.

  5. Andrea Montgomery says:

    Hopefully everything will work as it should!! Fore it is hard telling now since everything is sill pretty swollen ( and also pretty painful, I assume!) Let me know the upcoming improvements!!

    • not nearly as painful as one would think. recovery is going pretty smoothly, still going out, doing things, concerts, dinners, etc., just wearing glasses to try to mask the discoloration.

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