Procedure: A procedure used to modify and reshape the nose by reducing or increasing its size by changing the shape of the tip of the nose or the bridge, sharpening the opening of the nostrils, or changing the angle between the nose and upper lip. It is also used to improve breathing problems.
Duration: 1-2 hours or more.
Anesthesia: Local or general, as required by the patient.
Hospitalization: Usually is an outpatient process.
Side Effects: Temporary will have headache, bruises and swelling around the eyes and nose; eventually a touch with a local anesthetic is required.
Recovery: Back to normal activities: 1 week.
Strong activities: 2-3 weeks.
Avoid any blow to the nose or direct sunlight for eight weeks.
The end result, it takes several months to be defined.