In some people, excess skin in the upper eyelids causes the face to look as
though the person is scowling, when in fact her face is simply at rest.
That's because when you scowl, you lower your eyebrows, bunching up the skin on
your upper lids. If your upper eyelid skin is bunched up all of the time
simply because it is in excess, you might look like you are scowling all the
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Is It Worth Getting my Rhinoplasty? Because I Think my Front Looks Good.
how should it change?
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Often the frontal view changes little in a rhinoplasty
When most of your complaints result from a strong profile view, it's possible to improve that profile while making only tiny changes to the frontal view. See my "Web reference" link for a morph showing how your profile could be changed and some other important info. I brought the tip of your nose back closer to your face, took down the hump, and raised the tip a small amount.
These changes would only affect the frontal view by perhaps having the nose not droop down over your lip quite so much. It makes sense: you can't really tell from the frontal view how big someone's hump is, so it's the profile view that changes more.
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