Will Nose Size Decrease As Swelling Goes Down?
- Asked by s_ara_h in Newcastle Upon Tyne, I7
- 2 years ago
I had my surgery 10 days ago. I was uphappy with the size of my nose as i always felt it stuck out too much! 10 days after surgery and it looks no smaller!! Is the length also something which will decrease over time?
Swelling after nasal surgery
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Nose swelling after surgery
This is the most common question and concern after nose surgery. Because of the position and composition of the nose it takes an exceedingly long time to have all the swelling go away. Surely your plastic surgeon explained this to you. Think of the tissues of the nose as a sponge. This sponge takes a long time to dissipate all the water it is holding. Patience is a virtue and your best friend.
Wishing you all the best,
Tal Raine MD FACS
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