how old do i have to be to get one?
How Would I Look with a Nose Job ?
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Min Age for Nose Job
A patient should have reached physical maturity, and have the emotional/mental capacity to handle the surgery. If under 18 there needs to be a compelling reason why the surgery should be performed and parental consent.
The question should not be "how will I look with a nose job?" The real question is "what do you not like about your nose?" Start there...to help gain some clarily before you even see a plastic surgeon.
Minimum Age for Female Rhinoplasty
Because of growth concerns, I will advise against any nasal surgery including septoplasty until the nose is fully grown, which is about 15-16 years old in women.
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Rhinoplasty, how would I look?
I agree with the other surgeons here that you should have your parents consent before seeking Rhinoplasty advice to thin your nose.
Minimum age for nose job
I am not able to tell what your nose shape is with your picture. A rhinoplasty procedure should be done when your nose is fully grown and mature; this is around 16 years old for a female. Of course as a 16 year old you will need to have your parents consent because you can not do your own consent until you are 18 years old.
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