Wrinkles like these are hereditary, and a face lift would not help them at
all. The face lift can reposition sagging skin, such as the jowl you see
along her jaw line in the before picture, but it cannot pull out wrinkles.
It takes a skin resurfacing procedure to help the wrinkles, and I believe the
deep chemical peel is the best of the resurfacing options. Aligning the
photographic flashes so that the light runs along the surface
of the skin, as we see here, is a good way to highlight the improvement in
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What's the least invasive procedure to correct the bump on my left nostril?
The bump has gotten worse over the years. It feels as though the cartilage cracked. I can kinda push down on the bump and put it "into place." I'm not looking for the perfect nose. Ihave a deviated septum and my nose sways to my left. Again, my nose doesn't have to be perfect...I'm only interested in the least evasive procedure to correct or smooth this bump on left nostril area.
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: There's no tiny operation to fix the bump
That "bump" is one of the two cartilages that make up your tip. There's a bump on the other side, too, but it's smaller.
In order to minimize the bump, those cartilages need to be modified, and that's a rhinoplasty. You need an experienced surgeon with excellent before and after photos. Many plastic surgeons don't have the skill to make an accurate correction of your "bump," because it has to do with modifying those tip cartilages, somewhat of an advanced technique, in my experience.
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