Hope this article help patient to remember about rhinoplasty aftercare.
You can easily understand with pictures.
Keep your head higher than heart for a week! It helps swelling go down faster
Apply icepack around the nose and eyes
No-button shirt, No.
Shirt with buttons, Ok.
When washing your face, wipe your face with wet towels for a week.
Hard brushing or scrubbing, No!!! Soft and gentile brushing, Ok.
Do Not lean your head forward for 3-4 days.
Shampoo while bending your neck back.
Please change gauze under nose if it gets soiled.
Put ointment on the wounds of your nose and ear frequently.
No eyeglasses for a month.
Do NOT blow your nose for 3 weeks!
Brusing?!. Please avoid sun light and apply UV protectors.
Nasal cast and all stitches will be removed in a week.
Do NOT strain !!
Please go to gym, swimming poo, and sauna after a month.
Do NOT pull your ear hard for a month if your ear cartilage was used.
Please avoid tough or hard foods for a month.
Smoking and drinking may cause inflammation! please avoid for a month!
Please take prescribed medication regularly.
Thank you for reading.
Hope you get better life with better nose.