A lot of people come to me saying that my nose is wide and bulbous, and ask for advice. Are you dealing with a bulbous nose too?
I know how frustrating it can get when makeup tricks don’t work as they do for the YouTube blogger on your nose!
To be honest, I myself have tried following every step on YouTube videos but it just didn’t work on my nose I guess; plus, her nose looks fine even before makeup compared to mine.
What is Rhinoplasty? Which country has the most Plastic surgeries?
Rhinoplasty ( Nose Job) is a surgical operation that aims to change the size and shape of the nose.
People seek nose jobs for various reasons. some travel to different countries top do surgery. for instance, Iran is the country most known for its skilled Rhinoplasty surgeon;
A nose job is very common among Iranian and thus Iranian Rhinoplasty surgeons are more experienced than anywhere else in the world.
If you are considering having a nose job or other plastic surgeries but are still having doubts because you are afraid of the result, then maybe you too should consider signing up for Medical tourism in Iran.
you can visit this ancient country some days before your surgery and kill two birds with one stone.
Rhinoplasty can fix different nose deformations such as a bulbous or a crooked nose. In this article, we want to talk about the bulbous rhinoplasty.
How does a nose with a bulbous tip look like? How does rhinoplasty help with a bulbous nose? How much will the operation cost?
and at the end, we will check out some of the most requested before and after pictures.
Bulbous Nose Tip: What is it?
What is the definition of a bulbous nose?
The bulbous nose is what patients use to refer to a nose with a round, wide nasal tip that most often than not, lacks definition.
Patients that ask for rhinoplasty to correct their round and fat nose tip usually describe their nose as being too wide, too round, or too big.
What Causes Bulbous nose?
The actual reason behind this is the abnormal size or form of cartilage; Cartilage is a flexible tissue that takes many shapes and has many purposes in our body.
In this case, the nasal cartilages provide structure and support to the nose; Looking at the nose anatomy below: you can see the position of cartilages in your nose and see how they can determine the shape and size of your nose.
How Do You Correct A Bulbous Nose with Rhinoplasty Surgery?
Rhinoplasty is a procedure that changes the shape and the size of the nose and gives it a new definition.
Patients with a round nasal tip seek rhinoplasty to reach a more defined and attractive nose tip.
The answer to how exactly Rhinoplasty corrects a bulbous or round and fat tip can get too technical for any patient to understand.
but there are two major procedures done to fix a bulbous shape:
Cartilage Removal and Shaping:
One of the approaches to fix a bulbous tip on the nose is to remove parts of the cartilage and/or reshape it to achieve the desired size and shape.
Suture Techniques for the Nasal Tip:
Surgeons use suturing to control the tip of the nose and bring it to a more defined and structured shape.
How Much is a Bulbous Rhinoplasty?
Plastic surgeries are usually expensive anywhere in the world. the average cost of a nose reshaping surgery for a bulbous nose worldwide is about $7,000 and $14,000.
However, in Iran, because of the devaluation of the Iranian rial, medical tour packages are offered at an unbelievable price.
for example, a bulbous nose surgery package in Iran costs around $1,500 which is far more affordable than anywhere in the world.
Plus, Iranian surgeons are among the most experienced plastic surgeons in the world!
You are in safe hands!
Bulbous Rhinoplasty Recovery:
it will take no more than two weeks to recover from a bulbous rhinoplasty. but there are things you can do to help recover faster and without complications.
Tips to Recover faster:
- Remember to sleep in an elevated position. do not sleep on your sides!
- Do not take warm showers
- No heavy work out
- Don’t wear your glasses until your nose takes shape.
after two weeks, your nose will still be swollen, there is nothing to worry about.
as time passes, in a month or two, the swelling will go away. you can help with the swelling by using a cold compress.
When Can I go Back to My Routine Life?
it is said that it takes a whole year for the nose to recover fully from a rhinoplasty. but 90% of the healing process takes place in the first 3 months.
and as for your daily activity, you can go back to most of them in the first month. some take longer.
depending on how hard the activity is.
for example, you can drive after the first week of surgery, but it’s better to wait 2-3 months to start diving again!