I did open rhinoplasty 7 days ago and for bridge doctor put goretex 4 mm and for tip septoplasty and alarplasty But I concern about nose bridge, it's looks higher and not balance with my face, I was told him not so higher and he suggest me 4mm goretex but I don't like my nose now I wondering is it possible after swelling done will be smaller on the bridge not like a first day surgery ? If not I consider to do chin augmentation is it will help to balance my nose ? Thanks
Bridge my nose looks so higher after rhinoplasty? (photo)
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Bridge my nose looks so higher after rhinoplasty?
The nose can be swollen for up to a year or more. Swelling will depend upon the nature of maneuvers employed, presence of grafts or implants, thickness of skin, open vs closed, revision vs primary, etc.
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA