What is nasal aesthetic or Rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty is an operation for reshaping and reconstructing the nose for aesthetic purposes.


Age range;

Nasal aesthetics are usually performed when the anatomic is matched by the aesthetic surgeon at 17-18 years of age. Nose aesthetics are made from 17 years for women and from 18 years for men.


Pre-interview with aesthetic surgeon;

Before the Rhinoplasty surgery, it is time for the surgeon to examine the structure of the nose in detail by the doctor and decide how to operate. The nose photographs taken from the front and side of the patient show the possible shape of the postoperative operation with the aid of a computer.


Types of surgery;

  • Rhinoplasty
  • Septorhinoplasty – Shortness of breath and nasal aesthetics
  • Tipplasty- Nasal aesthetics
  • Revision rhinoplasty – re-correcting previously failed operations with this operation

The silicone buffer is used according to the postoperative doctor’s recommendation. In some cases it may not be necessary. The Silicone Bumper is not felt by the patient because it does not present any difficulty in breathing.


Operation time and anesthesia;

Rhinoplasty surgery is performed under general or local anesthesia according to the state of the nose, and the average procedure lasts 2-2.5 hours.


Healing process;

With the approval of the patient’s doctor, he or she will stay in the hospital for half a day or one night and return home the next day.

A slight edema, swelling and bruise may occur 2-3 days after the operation.

The resulting bruises and swellings will begin to grow rapidly in the following days. No need to worry.

About 5th-7th. days later the plastic splints and tapes on the nose are removed.

You can return to normal life 5-7 days after the operation. You can travel at the same time.

It takes about 3 to 4 weeks to start exercising and swimming.

An average of 1 month after wearing glasses can be started with a light-framed spectacle. It will take about 3-6 months for the nose to fully fit and heal from the inside.