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7 June 2016
When can I expect to see the full results of the procedure?
When can I expect to see the full results of the procedure?

While every patient is different, you can typically see the final results approximately 6-12 months after completion of the procedure.

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16 July 2018
It’s three months that I’ve operated my nose. It was hit one month ago and the right side is swollen. I visited my doctor and he said that I should press it 10 minutes during the day to subside but it got worse. Do you have any idea? Thank you for your guidance.
It’s three months that I’ve operated my nose. It was hit one month ago?

please consult with your own doctor about this issue and act as his prescription.

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9 July 2016
When can I take a shower?
When can I take a shower?

The nasal cast should be dry the first week after the surgery. So you should not shower until your nasal cast is removed. You can wash your hair in the sink anytime after the surgery.

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5 July 2016
When will I look normal?
When will I look normal?

From experience, most patients look normal approximately two weeks after the surgery. You may feel that your nose is still swelled and the final result is not determined yet. However, in two weeks after the surgery, you will notice that you are making a good recovery.

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4 July 2016
Are there any special instructions for daily activities?
Are there any special instructions for daily activities?

Sleep on a bed with an elevated headrest or have two or three pillows under your head. Sneeze with open mouth and avoid blowing your nose for at least a week. Nasal obstruction, facial heaviness, headache, and interrupted sleep, are all very common signs after the surgery, and will diminish as your recovery begins. Avoid strictly any activities that you have to bend, pull or use extra force. If you have a kid, sit kneeling and let them climb you.

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9 July 2016
Hi. I’m 32 years old. I’ve had glasses since I was in the second grade of the secondary school. I want to have a rhinoplasty for my bony nose, but I’m concerned that using glasses after the surgery may change the shape of my nose. I appreciate your advice.
wearing glasses after rhinoplasty

Hi You can use glasses the first week while the cast is still on your nose. In general, nasal bones will recover and gain their strength after a month. Meanwhile, you can use contacts. However, it’s better to wait for 6 weeks to make sure the swelling is gone. You can use glasses afterwards.

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19 October 2016
I had nose surgery two months ago, but there is a small bump on my nose, which was not there before the surgery. What could be the reason?
I had nose surgery two months ago, but there is a small bump on my nose. Why?

The bump can be resolved to some extent with massaging. Avoid the intense massaging of the nose if it isn’t resolved. It is better to visit your doctor in this kind of situations so he or she does the massaging for you.

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28 July 2016
Hi. I had a nose job about three years ago. I sometimes have a respiratory problem and also my nose is deformed and has a sharp tip. I want to have a revision surgery. I want to know more about the reconstructive surgery and also its cost. Thanks.
Revision surgery after three years

Hi. Since it’s been more than a year from your first surgery, it’s possible to have a revision surgery. The other factors that affect the reconstructive surgery are the type of skin and the problem in hand. What makes the revision surgery complicated are the cuts on the nasal nostrils and cavities, so the less the cuts, less complicated the revision surgery would be. In regard with the skin type, people who have a skin with medium thickness are the best candidates for the reconstructive surgery. Please call the office for information on the cost. For further information, please read the article on revision rhinoplasty: Revision Rhinoplasty

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20 October 2016
Hi. My nose is still swollen two months after the surgery. I know the swelling is normal, but I think it has increased lately. I change the taping of my nose myself. My question is that could incorrect taping of the nose result in more swelling? And also, what is the reason behind taping the nose? Thanks.  
Could incorrect taping of the nose result in more swelling? And also, what is the reason behind taping the nose?

The pressure of the tape has two major effects on the swelling of the nose:First, it helps subside the swelling that is the result of trapped existing fluids inside the nasal tissues. The second and most important effect is that the pressure on the tissues causes the collagen fibers to be more organized in stitched areas, which will greatly help subside the volume of the swollen area. The tapes are most effective in the first six months. Therefore, if you have not used nasal tapes for the first two months, they can still be beneficial in the next months.  

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26 September 2016
It’s been 6 months since I had rhinoplasty. But the tip of my nose is sharp on one side and it is sunken on the other side. Is it because of the swelling? Is it possible that the cartilage is broken? Thanks for your response in advance.
The tip of my nose is sharp on one side and it is sunken on the other side.?

At least one year is required in order for the result of rhinoplasty to be determined. The problem that you have mentioned can be because of the swelling and it will disappear over time. Keep in mind that the swelling after the surgery may not be symmetrical on both sides, even if both sides are symmetrical during the surgery. Considering these issues, it is better to be examined in person by your doctor to be ensured that there are not any problems.

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