Is flaky dry skin normal after FESS, SMH, AND Septoplasty?

Doctor Answers 1

Dry, flaky skin after nasal surgery

Sometime the operating room will prep a patients skin in surgery with an antiseptic soap or wash. Often times sensitive skin patients have post operative skin changes like you described or contact dermatitis from this type of soap. Consult with your physician or dermatologist if these skin changes do not improve. 

Houston Facial Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 7 reviews

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.