Rhinoplasty Surgery Risks and side effects

Rhinoplasty Surgery Risks and Side Effects

Rhinoplasty is rarely associated with any risks and side-effects. You can experience a little bit of swelling and bruising around but this passes after a short time.

You will want to try and avoid demanding exercise and activities, you will also have to sleep upright for the first week after your procedure.

Week 1
Week 2 Week 3 4 Weeks +
After the surgery you may feel like you have a cold, and they’re might be red watery liquid coming from your nostrils. The swelling and bruising will begin to decrease, and you will feel a lot better. Stitches will be removed at this stage. Your eyes may still look dark but the bruising will be fading.You will be able to blow your nose now. The bruising will have largely gone, and swelling will have decreased.You will be able to return to work.
1 month
2 months 6 months 12 months
The majority of the swelling with have completely disappeared. Your nose will still feel numb, but the numbness will decrease over time. Swelling has mostly disappeared and the shape will be refined. You will be almost completely healed.