Possible to Reduce the Bumpiness of the Forehead?
- Asked by saad in morocco
- 3 years ago
It is possible to reduce the bumpiness of the forehead with surgery? To smooth the bone out? thanks. best regards
Reducing bumpiness of the forehead
Bumpiness in the forehead is probably best treated with a bone bur. This is performed to buff down the outer cable of the bone through a coronal approach and smooth the bone down.
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Reducing forehead bumpiness.
It depends on which bumpiness you are talking about. If you are speaking of the bone around your eyebrows, that can be shaved. However, if you are talking about the relative bumpiness at the top of the forehead, that is not shaved. You can lessen it with fillers in the mid forehead.
Fixing a bumpy forehead
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There are many different condiitons that are associated with this appearance some of which are called craniosynostosis. The correction is relatively complex and not as easy as it may seem ("just burr it down a little') due to the relative thickness of the bone and presence of the underlying sinus.
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