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Would it be reasonable to expect this outcome with Rhinoplasty? (Photos)

Im a 22 year old male and have always hated my bent and bulky-ish nose. I don't mind my profile, however I don't like the asymmetry front on. As a digital artist I spend everyday improving peoples flaws and have always been interested in what, in my case, would actually be a reasonable expectation for when, and if, I go under the knife. I've created and attached something that I'd ultimately like to achieve. I want to keep the size and the masculinity, just remove the bend and add definition.

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Rhinoplasty candidate

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The computer image pictures do appear to be an achievable  by an experienced rhinoplasty surgeon. Remember the nose is a three-dimensional structure, not one dimensional.


Seattle Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Would it be reasonable to expect this outcome with Rhinoplasty?

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The tip and the bridge can certainly be refined in the manner you have described.

Find a board certified plastic surgeon who performs hundreds of rhinoplasties and rhinoplasty revisions each year. Then look at the plastic surgeon's website before and after photo galleries to get a sense of who can deliver the results.

Kenneth Hughes, MD

Los Angeles, CA

Kenneth B. Hughes, MD
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Rhinoplasty Expectations

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Absolutely! It appears you have narrowed and straightened the nasal bones at the bridge of the nose and have given your nose a little nasal tip definition. This result should be obtainable by an experienced rhinoplasty surgeon. Consult a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon.

Best wishes

George C. Peck, Jr, MD
West Orange Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 16 reviews

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