I like to put the ears very close to the head during an otoplasty. In
the months after surgery, the ears will creep out a little away from the head,
and we can't predict the final position of the ears exactly. Since their
final position will either be a little too close to the head than ideal, or a
little to far away, I prefer that they be too close. Besides, nobody ever
notices ears that are too close to the head: the ears only attract attention if they stick
out too far.
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Do I need rhinoplasty/chin implant to get desired look?
I want to fix hump and biggest issue is how long it looks. Would rhinoplasty fix this? Does the tip look like it needs to be fixed?When i look straight ahead I feel like nose looks to wide esp when I smile. Would doing a chin implant at the same time as rhinoplasty help my face look more even and aligned? I think my chin looks weak, or would using something such as fillers in the lips make my profile look better and everything aligned? I included examples of what I want my nose to look like.
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Rhinoplasty can help, but I like your chin as it is now
You have that gentle hump on the bridge, and a tip that could be elevated to make your nose more like the example photos. In the right hands, these are realistic goals for a rhinoplasty. See the Web reference link for an example.
I wouldn't recommend a chin implant. You have a tall chin with good strength, and an implant would draw too much attention to the chin.
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