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Healing after Alarplasty (Alar Base Reduction)? (photo)

I had an alar base reduction (wedge incision) 6 days ago. I got my stitches taken out yesterday (day 5). I feel like its taking a while to heal. Should i be concerned?

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Healing after Alarplasty (Alar Base Reduction)?

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You are still early in the healing phase, and the area will improve in appearance.

Kenneth Hughes, MD

Los Angeles, CA

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