underwent rhinoplasty 2 weeks ago. i had a large hump and my dr said it made the tip drope a little..got cast of and loved my nose,no hump-little and straight..it swoll up and now looks pretty diffrent and altho straight from profile it seems to look have a "curved"look in the front and a little wide(unlike when cast came of)..my tip is stil swollen..is it gonna get back to the "cast off" minus the little swelling i had in the begining"..or dose it usually change alot..is this normal?
Loved My Nose When Cast Came Off. Now It Looks Different. What Happened?
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Nose does swell after cast is removed after Rhinoplasty
Don't be depressed. Swelling is normal after the cast is removed. Be patient as the swelling will take 6-9 months to fully resolve. Ask your Rhinoplasty surgeon if he/she has any suggestions like ice or nasal massage to speed things along.
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