In taking down a hump, I strive for a straight line, with the tip of the nose
poking out a tiny bit beyond the straight line of the dorsum. In a
woman, the straight line can be ever so slightly concave, but not so concave
that it looks like a ski slope.
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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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