Alarplasty is a plastic surgery that aims to reduce the size of the lobes and nostrils which will provide a more balanced face structure.
Who are the right candidates for alarplasty?
People who have a large and round nose shape
People with wide nostrils with widened nose tips
People who have nostrils with thick fat and skin
Operation Duration: estimated 60 minutes
Type of Anesthesia: Local anesthesia
Initial consultation with the doctor, convey the result you want as clear as possible.
The doctor will analyze the shape of the patient’s face and the size (and width) of the patient’s nose.
The doctor will then explain the risks that may occur after surgery and the type of anesthesia that’s gonna be used used.
Patient will be required to tell the doctor his/her medical history and whether or not the patient has had any surgeries in the past.
Patient is also required to tell the doctor if he/she is currently receiving medication or is taking any drugs.
Designing the shape and width of the nostrils that will match the shape of the face
Surgery on the bottom of the nostrils by pulling the skin and forming a smaller nostril
Removing some parts of the wider nostrils which is then tied back to form smaller nostrils
Risks that May Occur Post-Operation:
Swelling in the area of operation will occur 3 days after surgery
Stitches are opened seven days after surgery, after which you are allowed to wash your nose with water.
Apply anti keloid ointment to remove surgical scar