Are you dissatisfied with your nose? If you’ve been teased that you have a “parrot nose”, it is understandable why you might not like it very much and want to change it. Lots of people opt for rhinoplasty for cosmetic reasons.
Rhinoplasty, also known as a nose job, is a surgical procedure that involves reshaping of the nose to achieve the desired nose.
The procedure can involve the use of various materials, including silicone and ear cartilage. The general steps involved during the procedure are as follows:
Rhinoplasty offers a range of benefits for individuals who are unhappy with the shape, size or appearance of their nose. The benefits include:
A nose job is used to reshape the nose for either cosmetic reasons or to improve one’s health.
You should avoid painkillers containing ibuprofen or aspirin for two weeks before and two weeks after your surgery, they may make you bleed more. Quitting smoking before and after surgery as cigarettes slow the recovery process.
On the day of the surgery, you’ll need someone to drive you home because the anesthesia will still affect you.
Rhinoplasty can affect the area around your eyes, and you might have temporary numbness, bleeding, swelling, or discoloration around your eyelids for a few weeks. In rare cases, this can last for three months, and slight swelling could persist even longer. You can apply cold compresses or ice packs to decrease discoloration and swelling.
After surgery, your doctor may place a plastic or metal splint on your nose. The splint will help your nose retain its new shape while it heals.
You might get headaches, your face will feel puffy, and your doctor might prescribe pain medication.
Your doctor may tell you to follow the following for a few weeks after your surgery:
The cost of a rhinoplasty depends on several things, including the complexity of the surgery that takes into consideration your specific anatomy and goals, the surgeon’s training and experience, and the clinic location. At Premier Clinic, our rhinoplasty surgery package price starts from RM18,500, and you can be assured to get results both you and our experienced surgeon are satisfied with.
Very small changes to your nose’s structure — even just a few millimeters – can make a big difference in how your nose looks. One of the leading plastic surgeons we work with can advise you about reshaping your nose for the result you want to achieve and are satisfied with. Say yes to a new look and get in touch with our Bangsar branch clinic today for an appointment with our doctor.
The surgeon will meet with you to discuss your goals for the surgery, along with any medical conditions you have and prescription medications you’re taking. The physician can explain the structure of your face and how your nose complements or doesn’t compliment it and whether you are a suitable candidate for rhinoplasty.
The procedure usually takes between one to three hours. If the surgery is complex, it can take longer, but you can go home on the same day.
Not for most people. The surgeon will use local or general anesthesia. If it’s a simple procedure, you’ll receive local anesthesia to your nose, which will also numb your face. For a more complex procedure, a general anesthesia will be given, it will make you unconscious while the surgery is being performed.