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Facial rejuvenation- Facial Plastic Surgery

Medellin rhinoplasty is cosmetic surgery of the nose whose objective is to improve its shape and configuration. An operated nose must be proportioned according to the entire face depending  of the gender (if it is a Man or a Woman), therefore the result must be as natural as possible. Sometimes rhinoplasty is not only intended to improve the external appearance of the nose, but also to improve functional alterations when they occur.

Edgar Felipe Diaz also practices other surgeries such as:Rhinoplastyeithernose surgery,  blepharoplastyoceyelid surgery,otoplastyeitherear surgery,facial rejuvenation, y mentoplasty.

What is rhinoplasty surgery?

The nose is largely determined by a bone and cartilage found under the skin of the nose, from incisions made inside the nose, reshape or remove these deep structures of bone or nasal cartilage. To spit out the tip of the nose, it is sometimes necessary to make an incision in the skin that divides the nostrils (columella) to narrow the wings of the nose, this incision heals very well and leaves an imperceptible line at the base of the nose. nose. .
After the operation, a plaster or plastic splint is placed over the nose to protect it while it heals, which is kept in place for a week.

Consultation Consultation process for rhinoplasty surgery.

Nasal surgery aims to give symmetry and harmony to the face, and since cosmetic surgery recognizes that all people are different, therefore, successful interventions are determined by the result of the appearance of the nose and its interaction with the rest. Of the face.
The consultation lasts approximately one hour, in which aspects of the operation are revealed, such as the pros and cons of the procedure. It is vital to announce the expectations of the patient and the evaluation of the surgeon so that common objectives can be agreed upon. Remember that successful plastic surgery depends on proper communication and relationship between the patient and the surgeon.

Tips before Rhinoplasty

  • One week before surgery.
    • Inform the doctor about any illnesses or allergies.
    • Avoid taking aspirin or blood-thinning medications.
    • Refrain from smoking two weeks before the procedure and do not consume alcoholic beverages 72 hours before the intervention.
    • Drink plenty of fluids before surgery.
    One day before
    • The night before surgery, you should wash your face with an antibacterial solution, which will kill germs on your skin that could cause infections.
    • Do not eat food after midnight.
    • Sleep well.

  • day of surgery
    • Again, wash your face properly with the antibacterial solution.
    • Do not eat until after the surgery is done.
    • Do not use cosmetic or hair products.
    • Choose loose-fitting, comfortable clothing such as button-downs, stretchy pants, or baggy sweaters.
    • Bring the results of the laboratory analysis, X-rays, cardiovascular evaluations requested by the surgeon.
    • It is important that a family member stay with you before and after surgery.
    • A splint may be placed on the outside of the nose to protect it and help maintain the new shape during the healing process, for about a week.
    • It is common to feel a blocked nose. However, don't blow your nose.
    • Take medications according to the time and in the recommended doses.
    • Provide light, easy-to-digest foods, such as juices, soups, and cookies, so you can eat them after your operation.

Rhinoplasty Recovery

Recovery is a vital stage in which each person must follow the recommendations and the corresponding care. It should be emphasized that it implies a change in the routine of each person to favor the excellent results of the surgery.
• For the first few days, you have to sleep in a sitting position, then on your back to avoid pressure on the sides of your face.
• Apply cold compresses such as ice packs or cloths to soothe swelling and bruising.
• Post week points are removed after open type procedures.
• Stay out of the sun for at least two months after the procedure.
• Do not play sports for approximately three weeks or do strenuous exercise activities for six weeks after the procedure.
• If you usually wear glasses that rest on your nose, you should switch to contact lenses.
• The final result of rhinoplasty is observed in one year. At first, there will be swelling that will subside in about two weeks and continue to subside for the rest of the month.

Do you want to have a Rhinoplasty inMedellin?

If you wish to receive a personalized evaluation and consultation, write to WhatsApp (+57) 3052324380

We're located inMedellin- Colombia.

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