I am a woman in my forties going through a time of stress. These lines on my nose seem to have appeared overnight. I do have a slightly upturned bulbous nose, and the tip does sometimes move when I talk, could this cause this? I am very distressed and no longer want to leave the house. Fillers have been suggested but offer no permanent solution and is it not dangerous to fill the tip? Even when I google this issue, nothing! cannot upload picture at the mo but could try later. thanks
I Have Wrinkles on my Nose (The Tip Area), Very Distressing, Never Seen Them Before on Anyone Else?
Doctor Answers (2)
Wrinkles on tip of nose
Your description is suggestive of rhinophyma or a bulbous tip of nose potentially associated with rosacea. Either way without seeing it I would suggest you follow up with a dermatologist before making treatment recommendations.
Lines of your Nose:
Hello, I have seen this but inorder to make a recommendation would suggest photos. These lines are common in thich skinned areas (tip of nose) and may become more prominent with excessive swelling (after workout, stress,allergies,etc.) A light (water based moisturizer which you should keep refrigerated would be helpful. Would not suggest fillers until your photos are reviewed.
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