Of course, every surgery done by an experienced and trained hand is safe, and so is rhinoplasty. But if it is done by a Surgeon who does not have the proper training for it, it can lead to catastrophic consequences, as nose is very specific by it’s fragile and delicate structure, that needs flawless attention and does not bear multiple surgeries, in case it would need a correction.
Recovery usually takes very little time. Most people would recover in 5-7 days, and would be allowed to maintain their daily activities even earlier than that. But one has to be careful not to cause any trauma to the nose in the first few months following surgery, as the delicate work done in surgery might get ruined. Typically, mild swelling and some bruising arises under the eyes and people would not be able to notice any traces of surgery just after one week post surgery.
The majority of people that has went through the experience and sorted out imperfections they had on their nose, describe it as “the best decision they made in their lives”.