Pre-Operative Instructions
1. You must stop smoking and drinking 1 week prior to surgery.
2. Your medication must be verified with doctor during consultation.
3. Take medicine for blood pressure, diabetes, and thyroid with
    a little amount of water in the morning of surgery.
4. You must avoid eating and drinking including water 6 hours
    prior to surgery.
5. You must not drive without a guardian on the day of surgery.
6. You must wear comfortable clothes with no accessories and
     must erase all make-up including nail polish before coming
     to hospital.
Post-Operative Instructions
1. Moderate swelling is expected right after surgery. Swelling is
    severe during 2nd and 3rd post operative days, but it usually
    subsides within 1 week.
2. Stitches are removed within 5th~7th day, and facial wash is
    possible after stitch removal.
3. Bleeding may last until 2nd day surgery, and it is okay to
     wipe the bleeding with clean tissue. However
     do not try to wipe the blood which turned into scabs.
4.You should avoid reading or using computers for 1 week after
    surgery.
5. Apply ice pack for 3-5 days after surgery, then use warm pack
    for 2 more weeks to subside swelling.
6. You must avoid smoking and drinking for 1 month after surgery.
7. You must avoid the following – smoking, drinking, and sauna
    1 month after surgery.
8. Redness around surgical site is normal reaction, and it gradually
    disappears after 3-6 months. Healing process may vary on
    individual basis.
9. You must avoid wearing glasses or frowning for 2-3 weeks
    after surgery to prevent movement of nose implant.


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