Rhinoplasty which is also known as ‘nose reshaping’ or a ‘nose job’ is a cosmetic surgical option that is done to improve the shape and structure of your nose in right proportion in order to enhance your beauty, confidence and facial characteristics. Sometimes to relieve people from breathing problems and impairment, nose reshaping surgery is suggested. The shape of your nose is mostly the result of inheritance and this can be enhanced and improved with help of modern cosmetic surgical processes.
With rhinoplasty surgical procedure, you can alter and modify the shape of your nose. Some of the things that you can accomplish with the help of this advanced technology include the following:
Do you feel odd or unhappy when looking at your nose in the mirror? Before you determine that you want to go for nose redefining surgery, it is important to consult an experienced and expert plastic surgeon who is rightly skilled in this task. Have a face to face discussion with your doctor so that you get to know all about the surgery in details. In order to be able to undergo cosmetic surgery, you should satisfy the following criteria:
There are two most prominent types of this cosmetic surgery i.e. reduction and augmentation rhinoplasty. These are widely used to solve your nasal problems.
The prime objective of this kind of surgery is to reduce the size of the nose by removing the different tissues. Sometimes, the bone is cut in the nostril whereas many times it is rearranged to give your nose a proper and shorter shape. The outer skin is however left untouched so that it gradually gets draped in the new shape. Fine scar marks on the nose may remain for some days ( and then fade away) as surgeons need to make proportional incisions for better shaping.
This process is suited for people with small and constrained noses which can be made to look wider and larger by adding extra tissues through cuts. The extra cartilage or bone used in this procedure is mostly grafted from the Chest, hips, back elbow, skull etc. Sometimes, spare cartilage is also taken from the ears or artificial implants are implanted to reshape the nose properly.
Rhinoplasty is a type of cosmetic surgery that takes approximately 80-90 minutes to be accomplished successfully. However, you may suffer from some after effects such as numbness and discomfort for a few weeks.