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Fractional Co2 Laser After Rhinoplasty

How many months after open septo/rhinoplasty (also osteotemy nasal bone), is it safe to have a totall facial co2 fractional laser treatment? Would 5-6 months be enough? Could a fractional co2 laser do harm/bad for my swelling and final nose results?

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Rhinoplasty and Fractional co2 laser

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Typical rhinoplasty surgery will not impair your ability to heal from a fractional co2 laser.  I would assume that 6 months is more than enough time for healing from rhinoplasty.


Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Laser after rhinoplasty

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I feel tis can be done very soon after rhinoplasty without altering the results at all as soon as 1 month.

Richard Ellenbogen, MD
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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