This special Stage One girdle provides excellent compression immediately after surgery for use during approximately the first two weeks. It has two hook & eye closures, one on each side of the garment from top to bottom, with a reinforced abdominal panel, a high waist and a length that extends to above the knee. It comes with support straps and has an open crotch. The garment's poly-directional elastic fabric is very supportive, has long lasting controlled pressure, is breathable and hypoallergenic. Ideal for Abdominal, Tummy Tuck, Liposuction, Hip, Thigh, and Back Procedures.