I have uneven nostrils after a nose job. Is it reversible? (Photo)
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Nasal deformities after rhinoplasty
It is a mistake to assume you are looking at the final result. Be patient. Don't touch it for six months. Minor revisions are not uncommon. Operating here would be reacting to a moving target.
Talmage Raine MD
Swelling could be contributing to your uneven appearance.
Swelling or baseline asymmetry
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If your nostril asymmetry persists after rhinoplasty, microdroplet Silikon-1000 may be considered to permanently add symmetry.
Hope this helps you.
3 weeks post op, some advices:
It's too early to make value judgments with only 3 weeks after a rhinoplasty.
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.
Dr. Emmanuel Mallol Cotes.-
Congratulations on your rhinoplasty! Everyone recovers differently and it really depends on what kind of rhinoplasty you had and if anything was done to the nostrils. Edema or swelling after surgery is very common. This swelling can take up to a year to resolve. It also depends if cartilage grafts were placed in your nostril rims or not and this could be another explanation for some asymmetry. The most important thing is you are maintaining follow up with your plastic surgeon. Best of luck, MMT
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