This woman had an unsatisfactory rhinoplasty elsewhere before she came to see
me. In some of the pictures on this site, it may seem that removing a hump
isn't rocket science: just put a file or a scalpel on the hump and it's
gone. But a rhinoplasty is never that
She was left with irregularities along her dorsum and along the side
walls of her nose. The after picture was taken after the revision rhinoplasty
operation that I performed.
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Can my nose tip be lifted and made smaller? I want a lip lift. too. Will it give me a good image?
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Nose: yes. Lip: no.
Hi. I agree that your nose, while certainly not terribly long, is at the longer end of a range of normal, and if your tastes run to shorter noses, a significant elevation of the tip is possible and fine. It also appears that you have strong cartilages in the tip of your nose, and some narrowing of those cartilages might be good, too.
Work on the tip cartilages often comprises advanced techniques that not every plastic surgeon can accomplish, so be sure to see before and after photos of the doctor's work before selecting a surgeon.
The lip lift: no, no, no! It would leave a visible scar at the bottom of your nose, and your lip already looks great! A lip lift is for someone with a ***much*** longer upper lip than yours!
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