Your nose greets you every time you look in the mirror. It is a feature on your face of which you are intimately familiar. And if you happen to be dissatisfied with the appearance of your nose, then you are continually thinking about how you would prefer your nose to appear.
The plastic surgery procedure known as rhinoplasty aids people in attaining nose shapes that please them better. It is a very commonly performed plastic surgery. According to survey data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 307,000 nose reshaping surgeries were done in 2006. This made rhinoplasty the second most performed plastic surgery that year.
Types of Rhinoplasty Procedures
No matter if you were born with a crooked nose, a nose that is too big for your face proportions, if your nose is too long, if you broke your nose, or anything else you can think of, you can fix your nose, feel better about your looks and breathe better by performing a nose job plastic surgery.
Nose job cosmetic surgeries, also known as Rhinoplasty are very common these days, people don't settle for a look they don't like any more but correct it. In some cases the defect in the nose might cause the patient breathing problems then the nose job cosmetic surgery is also a matter of health aid.
The patient must be at least 16 in order to have the surgery; the patient should be examined before having the surgery in a professional medical clinic. If the patient is compatible for the nose job surgery he then can decide if he wants to have it.
The surgery takes about one hour but the patient needs to rest for a few days afterwards because the nose will be swollen, there might be hemorrhoids around the nose, and the patient might feel nauseas and weak and have troubles breathing since he can only breathe through the mouth. The swelling can stay up to several months until the nose is back to its original but corrected size.
The surgery can be made with a local anesthesia or general anesthesia. The surgery is made from the inside of the nose so the cuts won't be seen afterwards.
The patient needs to be ready for the changes he is going to experience. For a start, he is going to have a swollen nose for quite a while after the surgery which might make him feel uncomfortable; he would also need to wear a bandage for a few weeks or days, depending on the surgery.
And last but not least he will need to get used to the new look which may be a little weird at first.
For many people the nose job plastic surgery is a life changing procedure, before you consider having the procedure it would be best to talk to people who had this surgery and ask them anything you can think of about how they felt before the surgery, while having it, and after the surgery; learn how it changed their lives in a good or bad way, and also ask where they performed it and if they can recommend you on a good clinic or a specific surgeon.
You need to ask as many questions as you can before having this life changing surgery. Also ask the doctor about the complications and what you can do in order to prevent having any problems.
Make sure you know exactly how you want to look after the surgery and make sure you get the best surgeon you can find in order to perform the surgery and get the best results.
It is very hard to correct a "bad surgery" therefore make sure you have the best surgeon and that you know what you want before you perform it.