Cast is unsticking? (Photos)

I had rhinoplasty 3 days ago... I feel like the left side of my cast in peeling off! It has formed sort of a wing. Is this normal? Will it mess with the shape since it's not all the way down? What should I do I have been icing my face and am currently putting Arnica Gel all over my face too.

Doctor Answers 2

Splint issue

Sometimes the splint does lift  bit off the side of the face. Best to ask your surgeon if this is ok.

New York Plastic Surgeon
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3 days post op, some advices:

Thank you very much for enquire.

Swelling after a rhinoplasty depends of the surgery complexity.
In this regard, the nasal swelling Post-op It can last from two weeks to two months.
To reduce this swelling, I recommend you perform delicates daily lymphatic drainage massage therapy over the face (around the nose) avoid sun exposure, and take pain/inflamation pills, as your surgeron precribe you.
Kind regards, 
Dr. Emmanuel Mallol Cotes.-  

Emmanuel Mallol Cotes, MD
Dominican Republic Plastic Surgeon
4.7 out of 5 stars 149 reviews

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