African American Rhinoplasty

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I'm at the point where I need to sit down before I hurt myself, but :ding!: I had an idea shortly after popping my sleeping pills. When I was looking up surgeons, I was mostly looking for surgeons with experience doing ethnic rhinoplasty especially on those of us wIth African descent. It was... READ MORE

I have always disliked my nose for as far back as I can remember. I finally decided it was time to do something about it and I found Dr. Shah. I had a flat nose bridge and my nostrils were wide ,but now my nose is beautiful. I look like myself ,but better!!! BTW he used my rib and there is... READ MORE

I recently met with Dr Oelbrandt to discuss getting a few procedures done to my face. My main concern was my nose and how it spreads when I smile, I wanted a tip refinement and my nostrils brought it, he discussed how this would be achieved with an open rhinoplasty and showed me what I would... READ MORE

It had been an emotional roller coaster over the years trying to find the right surgeon. 6 years and countless consultations. I was always a tomboy always wrestling with my sister and also took up boxing. Somewhere in that timeline my nose became sunken in. The middle appeared to be crushed... READ MORE

I have been researching Dr.'s for years now it seem. I have paid for so many consultation that its crazy. I had one with Dr. in Mexico and Dr. O in Belgium whom i thought was rude. But any way this Dr. was referred to me from a Lady here . His name is Dr. Azhar Ali . I Swear to you I love him he... READ MORE

Im looking to get me a new nose because. I always hated my long nose which I got it from my daddy.I don't like it so I want to change it and have a beautiful nose of my own.is it possible you can pick a nose to go good with my face shape? Im in need of help please I looking to get it done... READ MORE

I am mixed race with Afro-brazilian and European, From my mother, i inherited her high cheekbones, crazy freckles and also her narrow width mouth. from my father, a bulbous flat nose and high forehead. The timing was right financially to go ahead and have the tip size reduced and narrowed.... READ MORE

Hi RS! So, I'm writing this under African American Rhinoplasty, even though I'm still not 100% sure I will do it. My journey started a few years ago, but firstly let me say, I love myself, and I think I'm a pretty girl and my body is pretty fierce (120lbs, fit, natural 32DDD breast, and thanks... READ MORE

Day 1 immediately after my surgery still tryng to recover and will keep updated.. Hooefully it was worth it! Dr Maggie and his crew are awesome and ready to help at the drop of a dime... Very personable Doc and crew! I have wanted to do this for a longtime.. Just now going thru with it! ... READ MORE

Hey all, I've been reading a lot of reviews and doing a lot of research on African American rhinoplasty. I have wanted to refine the look of my nose for quite some time now, and I am finally ready and have the time to do it. I feel comfortable with my face, but feel my nose is disproportionately... READ MORE

My nose is really unique and I've always hated it and with my recent weight gain, the shape is now more pronounced. I'm scheduled to have the procedure completed in four months with Dr Malhotra of Ann Arbor. I wanted a surgeon that's family with African/ African American Rhino and he is the... READ MORE

I am a 23 year old black woman with a huge nose. I see a lot of people post this but no my nose is the biggest I have ever seen. I recently graduated from college and I have always wanted this procedure done. I have dislike my nose since I was 10. I am still confident and feel like I beautiful... READ MORE

Hi! I've been a RealSelf stalker for a few years now (lol) I decided to document my journey since RealSelf has been a HUGE help to me and i hope to maybe help someone else on their journey :) I am Afro-Caribbean. My nose is very bulbous with little bride & tip definition AND wide nostrils. I... READ MORE

I have always thought my nose was a little too wide for my face. I've never hated my nose but I have always been conscious of how much it affects the way I look. I've been thinking about rhinoplasty seriously for 2 years and finally decided to go for it. I'm not looking to completely change my... READ MORE

My nose was OK. I wanted a more defined bridge. I looked up lots of aa rhinoplasty and found Dr Manuel Guttirez. Yes, I did read all of his aa jobs and to be honest they weren't good reviews. Only 1 girl's nose job that he had done looked like what I wanted, so I took my chance with him. Best... READ MORE

I'm African American and Latina and I would really want to get an ethnic rhinoplasty. I have yet to see a doctor yet but I've been looking at NYC and Beverly Hills. I want to keep my ethnic shape but shaved down some. My nose is inharmonious and I need some recommendations. I'm posting my ideal nose READ MORE

I'm here in Hawaii and I want to achieve a more defined look. I believe I'm beautiful, it's just something I've always wanted. I can't help but be nervous. I keep watching videos and the thing I'm mostly afraid of is pain. I guess I will be posting my journey on... READ MORE

I decided I would document my journey on realself, because honestly, I checked it everyday before surgery to see reviews, photos, and testimonies. I will be having rhinoplasty, turbinoplasty, septoplasty, and a chin implant in Newport Beach, tomorrow! I am a 25 yo, AA, female looking to reduce... READ MORE

I've never really liked my nose, and it took me a few years to really identify exactly what I don't like about it. I feel the tip is too bulbous, the dorsal hump combined with my naturally deep bridge is a bit weird, and the cartilage portion of the nose is just a bit too wide for my liking.... READ MORE

Im a young black male that is planning on getting a nose job in the near future. My ideal nose is one that looks natural to my face/ethnic background and retains its masculine feature. I desire the removal of my hump, and narrowing of the bridge and base of my nose as I feel that they are both... READ MORE

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How much does African American Rhinoplasty cost?

The typical cost for African American Rhinoplasty ranges from $3,000-$10,350 with an average cost of $6,625. Costs will vary by surgeon, geographic region and the complexity of the procedure. Cost estimates are based on 122 patient reviews submitted on RealSelf. Learn more