Nose Surgery. About rhinoplasty, nose reshaping and correction of the nose shape.
Nasal corrections is an operation which modifies the nose size or shape and are one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgery. A rhinoplasty can increase or reduce nose size, change the nose tip or nose bridge form, reducing the size of the nostrils, or changing angle between nose and upper lip. The surgery may also correct a defect caused by birth right of an injury or alleviate breathing problems. A nasal implant involves insertion of a custom silicone implant on the bridge of the nose to increase nose size. A rhinoplasty or reduction is the opposite of a nose implant. A rhinoplasty is designed to change the nose shape and reduce its dimensions. Alarplasty is reduction of nostrils the size to match the nose overall appearance. The surgery can be performed alone, but can also be combined with other cosmetic surgery such as facelift, forehead lift or eyelid surgery.
Who can get a nose surgery?
A nose plastic surgery should not be performed until the nose is fully grown. In girls, this is done in 15-16 years of age. In boys a few years later. There is no upper age limit, but it is important that the skin still has its elasticity. On the whole, skin quality is important for the result. Therefore, it is manually, which can be obtained by an operation. The shape of the nose can be hereditary or caused by an injury. Some have problems with breathing, others see only the nose as the first, when they look at their own reflection. Virtually all can be helped by surgery. A nose operation can be successfully combined with other facial surgery. Before surgery, you prospecting by plastic surgeon who will examine you, and from the expectations and recommendations for planning the precise operation. - Click to see costs of nose surgery >>
Expectations for rhinoplasty
The goal of rhinoplasty is a nose that looks natural and blends harmoniously with the rest of the face. It could be a modification of the nasal bridge, reduction in the size or width of the nose, narrow the nostrils, changing the distance between nose and upper lip or remodeling of the nose tip. The healing process is gradual, why one should expect that it takes between a half and a full year before the final result of a rhinoplasty can be seen. Yet one can begin to enjoy his new look is already a few weeks after surgery. Occasionally, a touchup may be desired to further improve the results. If so, the new interference is less important than the first. In most cases, the nose-lasting plastic except for any changes due to the normal aging process.
About the nose surgery
The operation takes place mostly through the nostrils, so there will be a visible scar. The surgery is typically an outpatient basis and under local anesthetic. The treatment duration is 1-2 hours depending on its nature and extent. As the dressing is placed a small drop of vaseline gauze, in each nostril. On top of his nose put a hard bandage (plaster shine) that is shaped exactly to the nose. And without the plaster splint presented a plaster bandage. Sometimes, the internal threads of the nose, which must also be removed at the clinic. When you lie down and operated on the nose, the blood will drain into the sinuses. This blood will, when you stand up, give cause for nosebleeds, that you get nose bleeds after surgery, which caused a discharge of blood from the sinuses - not a bleeding nose. Other side effects are temporary swelling and contusions (bruising) around the eyes and nose, aches, headache and sore nose. The nose may feel blocked in the first few weeks. No form of surgery is safe, but serious complications occur very rarely.
When the nose is normal again?
After the operation required plenty of rest so the body's energy is used in healing. Initially, the nose being sore. It will decrease with time. The nose will hardly be swollen after a few weeks, but the remaining 10 percent of the swelling will not be gone after 3-6 months, it is not surprising if some patients are disappointed, or maybe a little depressed the first time, but after a few weeks you will see and feel much better. Most patients are back at work already for a week after surgery. There is very little chance that you'll be happy for her nose surgery. Especially if you already have made clear that the result does not appear immediately after surgery, but going from a half years and perhaps up to a year before the final result of a rhinoplasty can be evaluated.