When can I expect my nose to be like it was pre operation? I didn't have to use sunscreen pre op, when can I expect to go to the beach and not worry about sun effecting my nose?
How Long After Rhinoplasty Before I Can Go in the Sun Without Any Protection at All?
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Sun exposure leads to permanent darkening of scars
How long after a rhinoplasty can I go in the sun without any protection at all?
Sun and Rhinoplasty
Pablo Prichard, MD
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Sun Exposure after Rhinoplasty
I never condone sun exposure without sun screen protection because you wil ultimately pay a price with aged skin or possible skin cancers. Having said that, wait at least 6 weeks.
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