Important aspects regarding Asian rhinoplasty
Asian rhinoplasty differs from caucasian rhinoplasty in several major factors. The two major entities that patients ask for include dorsal augmentation, and increased tip projection/definition. The major challenges in giving patients these desires are: (1) decreased amount of cartilage, (2) softer overall cartilage and (3) thicker flatter nasal bones.
To circumvent these problems, surgeons often use dorsal augmentation implants or grafts, tip augmentation grafts, columellar...