Thread: C/S prep?
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Old 01-29-2013, 01:08 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by gghmommy
Anyone have any special shaving/grooming tips with having c/s? My first was emergency and I just felt gross, then once I could have "cleaned up" around the incision, it got infected and we had to pack the wound... Just wondering if there's anything to help reduce the gross factor after a c/s in case of a repeat for me. Thanks.
The dr will instruct the nurses to prep the area if necessary. Once you'd "need" to do some upkeep work you should be healed enough to do it.

Some dr's don't require shaving the area. I thought it was kinda odd, but my ob didn't have them shave me prior to my c/s with my oldest.

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