Does Skin Shrink Around the Alar Base?
- Asked by aliyaali in new york, ny
- 2 years ago
During rhinoplasty does skin shrink around the alar base? If yes, what causes the skin to shrink?
Skin shrinking around alar base
I would not say that skin per se shrinks but what you may notice is that early post-op the nose is swollen and the swelling will subside over time.
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