Unrelated to the other changes we discussed with his nose, he had a crooked
septum that was obstructing his breathing. The base view confirms that the
septum was straightened during surgery.
You can also get a small hint of the nose's deprojection from this
view. Although the photos were taken at slightly different angles, the
nose, having been deprojected during surgery, is shorter when measured from
the tip back to the upper lip. The tip is a little wider and less
tented out, and the nostrils are wider and less stretched in the
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Will Fixing Bulbous Tip Make the Nose Look Thinner?
I have a bulbous tip nose. I want to get my nose to have a normal tip but also want it to look thinner. If I get the bulbous tip fixed, will my nose automatically look skinnier?
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: The tip and the bridge can be narrowed at the same time, but using different techniques
The work done during surgery to narrow the tip of the nose won't change the appearance of the upper part of the nose -- that part can also be narrowed, as a different part of the operation.
Careful, though, because narrowing a nasal tip is an advanced technique, and you should see before and after photos, before selecting your doctor, of other patients who specifically had their nasal tips narrowed. A profile view won't show that to you; it's the angled views, like the one you posted, that show the width of the tip.
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