If we are planning a peel of less than the full face, I like to peel areas
that are least likely to cause problems if the peeled skin changes color a
little due to the peel. The area around the mouth can be peeled by itself,
because that area's skin often has a slightly different color than the rest of
the face, as in this woman.
You can't evaluate her skin color after the peel because of the makeup, but
in the before picture, it is evident that the skin around her mouth is a little
darker than the skin on her cheeks. If the peel caused the skin around her
mouth to be a different color after surgery, big deal: it was different to begin
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Am I a candidate for non surgical rhinoplasty?
So I've been considering rhinoplasty, but I am much more in favor of a non invasive non surgical procedure. I was wondering if I would be a candidate and benefit for a nonsurigical nose job
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Nope, nope, nope. No non-surgical rhinoplasty for you
I'll throw my hat in the ring with the other physician posters who said not to have a non-surgical rhinoplasty.
Understanding non-surgical rhinoplasty is easy. Stuff is injected into the nose; the nose looks bigger. If you want your nose to look smaller, non-surgical rhinoplasty is the wrong approach.
In fact, non-surgical rhinoplasty is reasonable only in the very very rarest of cases -- usually after previous surgery, when a persistent dent that cannot be further corrected with surgery can be lifted with a tiny, tiny amount of filler, like 1/100 of a cc or so. It's a way to salvage a minuscule improvement when further surgery is not a good idea.
Also, in general, you shouldn't have a non-surgical rhinoplasty from a doctor who does not regularly do *standard* rhinoplasty. If the doctor *only* does *non-surgical* rhinoplasties, then he likely will recommend one to you when I wouldn't think it reasonable.
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