Customize Your Rhinoplasty with These Pre- and Post-Surgical Treatments

When you choose Dr. Ghavami’s practice for your rhinoplasty, you can expect a customized experience that yields the best results possible for your unique anatomy. Rhinoplasty specialist Dr. Ghavami considers your aesthetic goals and designs a treatment plan that meets your needs. You also have the option to customize your rhinoplasty with treatments before and after your surgery. Ahead, Dr. Ghavami details these procedures and explains how they can help you achieve the look you desire. Morpheus8 A smooth, radiant complexion is the perfect complement to your beautiful rhinoplasty results. If you suffer from issues such as acne, uneven texture, fine wrinkles, and discoloration, Morpheus8 is an excellent solution for improving the appearance of the face. Microneedling alone is an ...Read More

Enhance Your Rhinoplasty Recovery with These Tips

After your rhinoplasty, it is only natural to want a smooth recovery that allows you to look and feel your best as you heal. Rest, relaxation, and sticking to your tailored post-surgical treatment plan can contribute to a complication-free recuperation period, but did you know there are treatments available to you that can enhance your recovery? Renowned rhinoplasty specialist Dr. Ghavami is dedicated to the satisfaction of his patients. Below, he recommends that patients consider the following post-surgical tips: Post-Rhinoplasty Facial Rhinoplasty with Dr. Ghavami is a safe and effective way to dramatically improve the appearance of the face and create harmony among the other facial features. Although rhinoplasty produces beautiful results, patients may still experience some bruising, swelling, and ...Read More

How Rhinoplasty Improves the Anatomical Structures of the Nose

Rhinoplasty is a versatile procedure that can be customized to address a number of nasal concerns and can improve the anatomical structures of the nose, such as nostrils, nasal tip, and bridge. Continue reading to see how top Beverly Hills rhinoplasty surgeon Dr. Ashkan Ghavami can help improve these structures. Nostril Issues The size and shape of the nostrils can impact the appearance of the nose and face. Dr. Ghavami can adjust nostrils that are flared, uneven, or too thick, for example, with techniques that are designed to improve the look and function of the nostrils. Wide or flared nostrils can be corrected by removing tissue. This can be done with open rhinoplasty or closed rhinoplasty, where the incisions are ...Read More

How Rhinoplasty Changes Facial Proportions and Appearance for the Better

Altering the nose subtly or significantly can completely change your facial profile. Rhinoplasty may focus on the size and shape of your nose, but it profoundly impacts your overall complexion. The nose is the central feature of your face. A misshapen or prominent nose can deter from other beautiful aspects of the face and become a focal point when you look in the mirror or meet someone new. Rhinoplasty improves facial proportions for a more attractive facial appearance. Dr. Ashkan Ghavami is a board-certified plastic surgeon specializing in rhinoplasty, specifically ethnic rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, teen rhinoplasty and other complex cases. He is known globally for his skills and excellent results, which is why many patients as well as his peers seek him ...Read More

Teenage Rhinoplasty Can Improve Breathing Concerns and Balance Facial Features

Nose surgery is popular among many age groups, but the procedure remains controversial for teenagers. While some believe adolescents are too young to make responsible decisions, others understand rhinoplasty effectively addresses health concerns and facial asymmetry. Congenital defects may cause respiratory problems and pain, and sports injuries lead many teens to plastic surgery. A teenage "nose job" often improves a young person's quality of life and restores balance to their facial features. Dr. Ashkan Ghavami is a renowned board-certified plastic surgeon specializing in rhinoplasty. He has helped countless patients achieve facial symmetry and improve breathing concerns with rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, ethnic rhinoplasty and teenage rhinoplasty. Patients seek Dr. Ghavami from all over the United States and internationally for his unique talent ...Read More

3 Warning Signs You Need Revision Rhinoplasty

For various reasons, not all rhinoplasties turn out successfully. A revision rhinoplasty can correct the defects resulting from the original procedure. Top Los Angeles and Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Ashkan Ghavami of Ghavami Plastic Surgery explains the warning signs indicating you may need a revision rhinoplasty. Revision Rhinoplasty Patients hope that their rhinoplasty addresses the reasons they chose the surgery in the first place. No one should undergo the procedure again (via revision rhinoplasty) unless absolutely necessary. Unfortunately, situations arise in which discussing a revision rhinoplasty with your surgeon is advisable. Because it takes time for the nose to fully heal, most patients should not consider a revision rhinoplasty for at least one year after the primary surgery. Keep ...Read More

How Rhinoplasty May Improve Sleep Apnea Symptoms

Not all rhinoplasty involves cosmetic surgery. Functional rhinoplasty can correct nasal disorders or problems contributing to sleep apnea, a potentially serious issue. Los Angeles board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Ashkan Ghavami of Ghavami Plastic Surgery explains how rhinoplasty can improve sleep apnea symptoms. Sleep Apnea Sleep apnea is a condition in which breathing stops and starts repeatedly. While there are several types of sleep apnea, the most common is the obstructive form. The throat muscles relax, resulting in airway blockage and excessive snoring. Functional rhinoplasty is an effective treatment for this type of sleep apnea, but not for its central form. The central form of sleep apnea involves respiratory drive issues. While anyone may develop sleep apnea, it occurs most frequently ...Read More

How to Get Started with Rhinoplasty? Your Consultation Is the First Step

Every journey starts with the first step. With rhinoplasty, your consultation with a skilled plastic surgeon is the first step you will take towards your desired nose shape. Top board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Ashkan Ghavami of Ghavami Plastic Surgery discusses what to expect at your consultation. Surgical Goals When it comes to cosmetic surgery, every patient has a particular goal. Sometimes those goals are realistic, but sometimes they are not. If the rhinoplasty’s purpose is primarily functional (i.e., to improve breathing), Dr. Ghavami will discuss likely outcomes. Dr. Ghavami will also take a medical history. While most people are good candidates for rhinoplasty, there are certain habits and health conditions that may preclude a person from undergoing the ...Read More

3 Ways Rhinoplasty Can Improve the Appearance of Your Nostrils

Your nose is the central figure of your face and profile, and any modifications to the shape and size of your nose can completely alter your appearance. Many people are unhappy with the contour or size of their noses. Nostril concerns such as thick or unevenness can significantly impact your overall look and may even affect your breathing. Rhinoplasty, or nose reshaping surgery, is an art form. You need a skilled plastic surgeon who understands how to alter your nasal shape while preserving your unique features and ethnic heritage. Dr. Ashkan Ghavami is a highly respected rhinoplasty surgeon who is recognized worldwide for his ability to improve the function and cosmetic appeal of the nose. Dr. Ghavami can correct most ...Read More

Should You Get a Chin Implant with Your Rhinoplasty?

What we perceive as a beautiful face is not dependent on any one singular feature. Rather, we recognize beauty when all of a person’s facial features balance each other and exist in harmony. For instance, Angelina Jolie is considered to have one of the most beautiful faces in the world — not because of her perfectly pillowy lips, but because all of her facial features are symmetrical and balanced. According to world-renowned rhinoplasty surgeon Ashkan Ghavami, the balance and harmony between the nose and chin are extremely important to facial attractiveness. When these features are out of proportion with each other, it can influence the whole face. The misalignment can also create a bit of an optical illusion: for example, ...Read More