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So I had surgery March 30 2021 and I was wondering if anyone knows how long I have to wait before I can wear a waist trainer?

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1 hour ago, Jennie4315 said:

So I had surgery March 30 2021 and I was wondering if anyone knows how long I have to wait before I can wear a waist trainer?

Why would you need this? It will not help with loose skin.

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I have never worn one but I woke up from surgery with a waist binder on. Not sure if waist trainers is a lot more pressure??

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12 hours ago, Tim C said:

Why would you need this? It will not help with loose skin.

It shapes your waist

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Did you ever get an answer? Have you tried it? I wanted to do a soft one starting at a few weeks and then a few months in go for the real ones.

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