His weak chin contributed significantly to the impression of a nose that
is too large. Imagine the lower half of his face as a see-saw, with the
pivot point at his lips. In the before picture, the chin is back and the
nose is forward. In the after picture, we have pivoted, moving both ends
of the see-saw: chin forward and nose back. Those changes make a large difference in
the overall balance of his face.
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Is There a Way to Put a Very Slight Curve in my Nose Without Surgery?
I had a revision surgery 3 weeks ago. I was left with a too scooped nose so I wanted cartilage places to make it a little more straight with a slight curve. I feel that my nose is too straight now. Is it possible to get a slight curve without having surgery again?
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Revision rhinoplasty takes longer to show the final result
Three weeks is too early to judge the results of a revision rhinoplasty. Your nose will be changing and losing swelling for at least a year, more likely 18 months or so.
Also, revision rhinoplasty is so difficult, that it's rarely wise to operate to change anything "slightly." Every time you have surgery, some new feature will appear to bother you. My opinion is that you should back burner the idea of more surgery for at least a year or so.
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