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Rhinoplasty or Nose Job

Rhinoplasty is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the world. If you are not satisfied with the shape and size of your nose, Izmir Medical Esthetic Travel   will help you with rhinoplasty in Turkey. You will also get rid of your breathing problems.  

Who is it a good treatment for?

The development of bones and cartilage in the nose continues until the end of adolescence. For this reason, people who decide to have rhinoplasty must first have bone and cartilage development completed. Anyone who has finished adolescence and is disturbed by the shape of their nose is a goode candidate. Also, anyone who has difficulty breathing has a broken nose and curvature is a suitable candidate. With the same treatmentdivision can also solve the following problems:  Respiratory problems, Chronic constipation​Headache, Deformed nose after an accident​Concha hypertrophy (enlarged turbinates)Developed frequent throat infection (tonsillitis, pharyngitis, etc.)​Sleep apneaDry throat in the mornings.


Rhinoplasty at a glance

Procedure: Rhinoplasty

Duration: 2-3 hours

Stay : 1 days hospital 6 days hotel

Anesthesia: General

Recovery: 7 days

Scar: No scar or 2 mm

Results: final result 6 months or 1 year

Those who decide to become a rhinoplasty begin their research on the Internet. The main thing here is to meet the doctor in person, to answer all the questions that come to mind. Only in this way can you find a doctor you can trust. In face-to-face interviews, all the problems the patients have are examined in detail and a plan is made. If necessary, it is possible to see the final shape of your nose in its closest shape with two or three-dimensional programs. 

How to decide on a rhinoplasty

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First of all, the organizer Mehtab Peker is very friendly and nice. I saw her prowess myself from Izmir airport on pick up. I can say just the same about the doctor. If I ever have to have another surgery I would prefer Izmir Medical Esthetic Travel again. 


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Recovery after rhinoplasty


There is a quick recovery period after rhinoplasty. In the first week, a splint and silicone nasal tampon are used. At the end of the first week, this splint and tampon are removed and the patient can quickly return to everyday life. Edema and bruising are almost over after 10 days. 


It is very important not to make bumps on the nose for the first 3 weeks. Applying ice for the first 48 hours after the procedure is very important for bruising and bleeding problems. It is possible to see the final shape of the nose within 6 months. 




There are rare bleeding and infection risks after rhinoplasty. However, precautions are taken if necessary, these risks are easy to control. 

Risks and complications
Types of rhinoplasty
Open Rhinoplation (Neuroplasty)
Closed Rhinoplasty (Neuroplasty)


The most commonly used Rhinoplasty technique is the open technique. In the open technique, a few MMs form from a scar at the base of the nose. This scar almost disappears before the nose has fully recovered. Thanks to this incision, all problems in the nose are visible and can be easily acted upon. 




With a closed rhinoplasty, there is no incision at the tip of the nose. In other words, no scars are formed. Cartilage is intervened by entering through the nostril. It is a method that has both disadvantages and advantages

Ultrasonic rhinoplasty




Those who decide to undergo rhinoplasty begin to do their research on the Internet. The main thing here is to meet the doctor in person, to answer all the questions that come to mind. So the first step when arriving in Izmir is a conversation with the doctor.  Only in this way can you find a doctor you can trust. Izmir Medical Esthetic Travel guarantees to put you in touch with the best doctors. In face-to-face interviews, all the problems the patients have are examined in detail and a plan is made. If necessary, it is possible to see the final shape of your nose in its closest shape with two or three-dimensional programs. 

Other Types of Rhinoplasty
Standard nose correction
Rhino tip


The most important thing in nasal aesthetics is planning. The best results can only be achieved with good planning. It is critical to find out what the problem is and arrange a path accordingly to get the best results. Therefore, looking for a reliable surgeon is the most important step of this path. There are different types of nose jobs collected under the name rhinoplasty. These are;




It is the correction surgery of the septum, the main area that causes the bent gaze and difficulty breathing. Septal curvature: It can occur during birth or later due to trauma. It is a structure made up of bone and cartilage that divides the nasal cavity in two. Septorhinoplasty surgery can be performed with standard rhinoplasty or it can be performed alone.


Tipplasty is an operation that involves only the tip of the nose. Since the bone structure of the nose is not involved in this procedure, patients can return to their daily lives immediately after the procedure. Because there is no bone intervention, bruising and edema are almost non-existent.


Rhinoplasty is a multi-purpose surgical procedure performed to make the nose more suitable for the face. It is also performed to eliminate physiological complications that make breathing difficult. In standard rhinoplasty, the nose is assessed as a whole. Both external and internal problems of the nose are treated together.

The evaluation before rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty is slightly different from other cosmetic procedures. The patient should tell his/her doctor about his/her wishes, in return the doctor will explain things that can be done to the patient because the consistency of the nose shape with the rest of the face is very important. also considering the upper jaw, lower jaw, cheekbones nose and forehead width are important in evaluating the nasal structure to be formed. 

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Frequently Asked Questions

I have never had surgery and have prejudices about rhinoplasty. Is it possible to shape the nose without surgery?

In recent times, the process has become more comfortable due to the different methods used in rhinoplasty. The silicone pads do not cause breathing problems. Surgical intervention for the patients with bone and cartilage deformities is necessary. However, minimal problems can be overcome with temporary fillings.

Is it possible to enlarge a small nose? If so, how can this be done and how long is the recovery time?

People who decide to undergo rhinoplasty can easily decide which nose shape is most suitable for their face during the examination of a specialist surgeon. The desired shape can be made with the help of the cartilage. It takes 3 weeks for the bone and cartilage tissue to heal. However, after the 6th day splint is removed, patients can easily return to their daily lives.

I had nasal surgery a few months ago and as my nose shape collapses I noticed that my nostrils are different sizes. Will this problem go away as the shape of my nose sags more? Or should I have a secondary rhinoplasty?

It can take months for the edema to completely disappear after rhinoplasty. During this period, there may be minimal differences in the nostrils due to edema. An intervention is not recommended until the edema has completely resolved. After the 6th month, the shape of the nose completely settles downand if an intervention is necessary, it will be performed after the 6th month.

I have a baby. While playing with my baby I got small bumps the nose. Do these bumps distort the shape of my nose? Will I get permanent problems?

The full recovery of bones and cartilage after rhinoplasty takes about 6 weeks. Blisters on the nose during this time can damage these tissues. After healing is complete, an unoperated nose and an operated nose are equally affected by shock

I want to have a rhinoplasty. Will my face shape be taken into account when determining the shape of my nose or can I get the shape I want?

The most important step in deciding to have rhinoplasty is finding an experienced surgeon. A nose that is compatible with another person's face may not suit the patient himself. Therefore, during the examination, the doctor and patient should decide together which shape and size are suitable for the patient. 

Can I get a nose job if I have a cold?

After deciding to have rhinoplasty, the most important step is to decide if the person is suitable for anesthesia. Cold is a health problem that prevents anesthesia and also affects the patient's recovery quality after the procedure. Therefore, surgery should be performed after the patient has recovered.


Can I get a nose job while pregnant?

Medication used for anesthesia during nasal aesthetics and medication used after the procedure may pose a risk to the pregnancy. Therefore, it is necessary to postpone rhinoplasty

Can I get a nose job without scars?

Rhinoplasty is an aesthetic procedure with small to non-existent scars. Rhinoplasty is performed with two techniques, open and closed. With the closed technique, no incision is made from the tip of the nose, so no scar is visible.

Can Rhinoplasty Make Me More Attractive?

Rhinoplasty allows patients to have a nose they dream of and feel better.

Do I need surgery or can I get a nose job with fillers?

The most important step in deciding whether to have rhinoplasty is a detailed examination. During this research, the problems of patients and possible solutions are determined in detail. Although the filling process cannot be used for major bone and cartilage problems, it can be used for minor procedures.

When will I look normal after rhinoplasty?

Splints and tampons are used in the first week after nasal aesthetics. After these 7 days, edema and bruising are significantly over. After the 10th day, patients can easily return to their daily lives. It takes 6 months before the edema has completely disappeared and the actual result is visible.

When can I wear glasses after rhinoplasty?

Bone and cartilage tissue heal within 6 weeks after rhinoplasty. After this periodnt you can wear glasses without any problem. 

When can I blow my nose after rhinoplasty?

It is recommended to blow the nose only for the first 3 weeks. This is because bone and cartilage structures have not yet fused. Sprays can be used during this period. Washing and blowing can be done after the 3rd week without touching the nose. After the 6th week you can blow your nose.

When can I shower after rhinoplasty?

Splint and tampons in the nose become 6 -Removed 7 days after rhinoplasty. Patients can shower on the same day.

When can I exercise after rhinoplasty?

The first 3 weeks after rhinoplasty is a very important process for the bones to fuse together. It is very important not to get an impact on the nose during this time. However, after the 10th day, you can start training slowly. At the end of the 6th week, heavy exercises can be started.

When can I swim after rhinoplasty?

After 3-6 weeks you can go swimming again.

When can I drink alcohol after a rhinoplasty?

Since alcohol consumption has a negative effect on the nervous and circulatory systems, it can prevent both the effects of anesthesia and the quality of the recovery period. Therefore, it is very important to stop drinking alcohol before and after the procedure, as recommended by your doctor.

When can I smoke after rhinoplasty?

After a rhinoplasty, smoking has a detrimental effect on the healing quality. So the later you start smoking, the faster the recovery.

When can I breathe through my nose after rhinoplasty?

After the procedure, silicone nosepats placed in the nose. These silicone pats have small holes in them. Therefore, people can start breathing immediately after surgery.

What can I eat after rhinoplasty?

It is not recommended to drink herbal tea to avoid bleeding problems in the first week after rhinoplasty. Furthermore, there is no restriction on food and drinks. 

ZWill I retain my sense of smell after rhinoplasty?

Normally there is no change in the sense of smell after rhinoplasty. However, because the mucous membrane is intervened during rhinoplasty, smelling can rarely temporarily decrease. This disappears within 6 months.


Will I retain my sense of taste after rhinoplasty?

There is no change in taste after rhinoplasty. 

Which day after rhinoplasty is the worst?

The first day of surgery is the most difficult. The numbing effect leaks from the nose and the pain will be present for the first day. However, all of this is controlled with medication and takes a day or two to pass.  

How old do you have to be to have a nose job?

The development of the bone and cartilage structure in the nose continues until the age of 18. After bone and cartilage development is complete, surgery can be performed. This is usually between the ages of 18-20. 

How should I sleep after rhinoplasty?

The patient should sleep at 45 degrees for the first 2 nights after rhinoplasty. After that, patients are not allowed to sleep on the sides for a long time for a certain period of time.

When can I sleep on my side after rhinoplasty?

During the first 7 days after the procedure, patients should not sleep too much on their side. During this period there is a splint in the nose. And the splint can be damaged by turning left and right. After removing the splint, you can turn left and right, but if you lie on one side for a long time, the edema in that area will build up, causing abnormal images in the shape of your nose.

How long do the results of a rhinoplasty last?

The results of a rhinoplasty are permanent.

How do I choose my new nose?

During the extensive examination with your doctor before surgery, you can share your expectations and you can get information from your surgeon about which nose is best for you. You can also see the new look you will have after surgery with 2 and 3 dimensional programs.

Will Rhinoplasty Affect My Singing Voice?

Since the vocal cords are not involved during rhinoplasty, there is no change in the patients' voices. However, if the nose is blocked before surgery, the sound will resonate. Because the nasal cavity is corrected during surgery, some sounds (such as the letter m) made with the nose will be clearer.  

Can I breathe better after rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty involves the external parts of the nose as well as the internal parts. After the existing cartilage problems are eliminated, breathing problems will also be eliminated.

Can I have a nose job if I am a teenager?

The development of bone and cartilage in the nose continues until the age of 18. Rhinoplasty performed before this period may not be permanent and the shape of the nose may change with the development of bone and cartilage structure. 

Aftercare instructions

  • After rhinoplasty, applying ice is very important in the first 48 hours.

  • Patients should keep their head at 45 degrees for the first 48 hours after surgery.

  • Drinking herbal teas for a week before and after the procedure should be avoided.

  • Patients should be careful of any impact on the nose for at least 3 weeks after the procedure.

  • It is not recommended to wear glasses for the first 6 weeks after the procedure.

  • Washing and blowing your nose should be done in accordance with your surgeon's recommendations. 

Nose job cost in Turkey

The cost of a rhinoplasty  range between 4500€ and 6000€ in America and Europe. That includes normal treatment. With the consultation and aftercare, prices can increase by approximately  500€ – €1000.

The cost of a rhinoplasty in Turkey is approximately 3500€. It is an all inclusive package. It includes everything you need, such as the operation, hospital stay, all tests and check-ups, consultation, accommodation, VIP transfers to the airport and continuous support.

The cost difference is due to labor costs and operational costs. There is also a currency difference between Turkey and Europe. Thus, aesthetic surgeons perform many rhinoplasties in Turkey. They are very experienced and achieve the best rhinoplasty results. 

Why choose Izmir Medical Esthetic Medical Travel for the best rhinoplasty in Turkey?

Izmir Medical Esthetic Travel works with highly experienced aesthetic surgeons. They have over 20 years of experience in their field and are members of ASPS (American Society of Plastic Surgery) and TAPS (Turkish Society of Plastic Surgery). Our surgeons have performed over 800 rhinoplasties. The surgery is performed in JCI accredited hospitals. We arrange a nice 5-star hotel close to your hospital. Or you can also choose from our 5 STARS packages stay. Our medical team member will welcome you at the airport and take you to the hotel with a VIP transfer. We guide you through every step of your rhinoplasty job in Turkey.

Patient satisfaction is the most important value for Izmir Medical Esthetic Travel.

We offer you:

  • Most modern technology.

  • Nice looking nose.

  • Best prices.

  • Amazing, natural-looking results.

  • Aftercare support after rhinoplasty.  

  • We don't lose sight of you for a minute.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact me, we will find the best for you.

Regards Mehtab,

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