Her long nose required elevating the tip, taking down a hump, and shortening
the nose. But she had another operation, too. She had a chin
augmentation, to make her weak chin appear stronger.
In a chin augmentation, an implant is placed in front of the jaw bone to
bring the chin forward. Bringing the chin forward at the same time as
making the nose smaller puts the face in better balance. The profile gets
an improvement that the rhinoplasty alone couldn't achieve.
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Would I be a good candidate for rhinoplasty?
If so, would it be a complicated procedure? What kind of improvement is reasonable to expect? Apologies for the radiator in the background.
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Dr. Denenberg's answer: Yes, of course you're a good candidate
If I were able to demonstrate on a computer the kinds of change that I would recommend for your nose, I would lower the hump, and bring the entire nose, including the tip, back closer to your face.
Making those changes would make the nose look longer, though, so we'd raise the tip of your nose, so the nose doesn't look too long after surgery.
It's hard to make changes, however, on photos this small. If you post larger photos, it'd be possible.
And yes, it would be a complicated procedure, because of the myriad changes that are on the list of things to do.
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