Rhinoplasty – also known as nose surgery or nose job – is among the most demanded and frequently performed cosmetic surgery procedure. Nose surgery can be performed either for enhancing the aesthetic appearance of nose or for correction of medical issues like breathing problems caused by structural deformities. It is basically performed for the purpose of enhancing the shape and size of nose.
Rhinoplasty is suitable for the people having 15 years of age or more whose nose has fully developed but are unhappy with its appearance. Nose surgery is performed using two techniques – open rhinoplasty and closed rhinoplasty. In the former technique, incisions are made outside the nose across septum while in later technique incisions are made inside the nostrils. Most of the patients prefer undergoing closed rhinoplasty as it does not leave any visible scars behind. Nose job is performed under general anesthesia. During the procedure, skin is separated from cartilage or bone and then changes including sculpting of cartilage or removal of excess tissue are made to get the desired appearance of nose. The surgery mostly takes an hour or two.
Though surgery does not cause any severe side effects when performed correctly, having swelling and bruising around the eyes after surgery is common and normal. The final results of the procedure become visible after the swelling subsides completely. Nose surgery not only improves the aesthetic appearance of your face but it also boosts your confidence. You can be a good candidate for surgery if you have good general health and any of the following problems with your nose.
- Your nose appears too large or too small in proportion to your face
- Your nose bridge have bumps and depressions
- Your nostrils are too wide
- Your nose tip is droopy or crooked
- Your nose is asymmetrical
- You are experiencing medical issues like breathing problems because of structural deformities
Nose is an important facial feature and attractive and proportioned nose greatly adds to facial beauty. This is the reason that nose surgery – performed for improving nose – is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in UAE. It is also the most difficult procedure and so you need to select highly experienced and competent plastic surgeon for procedure.