When the ear protrudes from the head, the profile view shows the ear edge
on. Bringing the ear closer to the head allows us to see the face of the
ear in the profile view. Note the presence of the normal ear folds in the
The ear often looks bigger in the after photo of this profile view because
with the ear closer to the head, we are seeing the face of the ear rather than
just the edge.
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Can a Bulbous Nose Be Reduced Without Looking Weird or Changing Your Look
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Of course a bulbous nose tip can be reduced
Advanced work on the tip of the nose during a rhinoplasty is routine for plastic surgeons who have the training and experience.
It goes without saying that you should see before and after photos of the surgeon whom you are considering using. And don't just look at profile views where perhaps a hump was taken down off the nasal bridge. It's the three-quarter views, or the oblique views, that best show the width and the prominence of the tip of the nose.
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