What caused increased upper lip length and swimming/floating feeling between upper lip and Columella?
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Increased Upper Lip Length After Rhinoplasty
Thank you for your question. Sometimes if the tip has been rotated upwards, the upper lip can appear longer after surgery. If you have had grafts placed in the tip area or are still swollen, the upper lip can also feel stiff after surgery, particularly when you smile. It would be helpful to see some photographs to give you a more specific answer. I'm not sure what you mean by a floating feeling, but an exam would be beneficial. Please follow-up with your rhinoplasty surgeon, who knows best what was done and can help you with your concerns.
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