I had my first and only nose job exactly half a year ago to fix a parrot beak deformity, otherwise my nose was very regular and symmetric. Now I have very asymmetric nostril that give my face a hideous look. Is there any way to fix this? Dr. put rim and tip grafts. How long do I have to wait? Thanks
Can Irregular Nostrils Be Fixed?
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Irregular nostrils be fixed?
If your nostrils are asymmetrical following rhinoplasty, there may be a number of potential causes which include but not are limited to a natural asymmetry that was not detected or corrected, a deviated nasal septum (at the very “caudal” end), asymmetrical cartilage excision, suturing or implant placement, etc. In general, it is best to wait perhaps 9 to 12 months from the time of your surgery to consider a corrective revision, if necessary. As always, it is best to have your procedure performed by an experienced rhinoplasty surgeon.
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Fixing Irregular Nostrils
Ireregular nostils after alar rim and tip grafts can be improved with revision surgery if necessary. Wait 9-12 months before surgery with your surgeon or an individual experienced in revision rhinoplasty.
Irregularity of nostrils
I would say that you should wait a year from your original surgery before undergoing a revision. Adjusting rim discrepancies may be possible.
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Irregular nostrils be fixed
Yes, the irregularity of the nostril can be corrected in another surgery at this time. Please find a very experienced rhinoplasty surgeon.
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Asymmetry in rhinoplasty healing.
This is common for 1 year. If there is still noticeable asymmetry, see an experienced rhinoplasty surgeon to fix it.
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