I am 18 years old and I had a rhinoplasty 2 weeks ago. I love the shape of my nose but it still looks long and quiete prominent will it shrink or get a little smaller (side profile) ???
2 Weeks After Rhinoplasty, Will My Nose Get Shorter (Side Profile)? (photo)
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2 Weeks After Rhinoplasty, Will My Nose Get Shorter (Side Profile)?
thank you for your question and photo. While I do not think your nose will get 'shorter', as the swelling subsides, it will get somewhat less prominent. Keep you head elevated when you sleep at night and activity level low to reduce swelling.
Pablo Prichard, MD
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