Humps on the nose
Enlarged tip or bridge
The angle between the upper lip and nose
Usually 2-3 hours
Patients may notice swelling and bruising for up to 2 weeks. To guarantee proper healing, Dr. Hughes and his team may provide you with a nose-splint or gauze package. All of the proper steps are taken to maintain the desired image. After receiving a rhinoplasty procedure in Raleigh NC patients may experience one or two weeks of facial bruising.
Results are long-lasting, with full results seen after 1 year once all swelling has subsided. You may notice gradual changes in the appearance of your nose during this time as it refines to a more permanent outcome.