This is always the view that changes the least after a hump removal. If
you look closely, you might be able to see some of the highlights from the flash
return in the region of her hump on the before picture. Those highlights
are gone in the after picture, our indication from this view that something got
smoothed out in that region of her nose.
She also had an upper eyelid blepharoplasty.
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Is It Worth Getting my Rhinoplasty? Because I Think my Front Looks Good.
how should it change?
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Often the frontal view changes little in a rhinoplasty
When most of your complaints result from a strong profile view, it's possible to improve that profile while making only tiny changes to the frontal view. See my "Web reference" link for a morph showing how your profile could be changed and some other important info. I brought the tip of your nose back closer to your face, took down the hump, and raised the tip a small amount.
These changes would only affect the frontal view by perhaps having the nose not droop down over your lip quite so much. It makes sense: you can't really tell from the frontal view how big someone's hump is, so it's the profile view that changes more.
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