Perfect Nose for Chennai Model?

Hi Im from South India, Chennai to be exact. I want to become a model and I need to have the 'perfect nose' or close to it. I want to know if closed rhinoplasty is possible, how much it will cost, the side effects, good surgeons where I live and everything else that anybody can contribute. If I have to go for open rhinoplasty, I'd like to have experts' opinions on it and what I can do. I also want to know if I need any other facial cosmetic surgery.

Doctor Answers 4

Indian Model

Maybe it is something in your water;about three weeks ago I did a rhinoplasty on a model from India. All your questions are appropriate. You need to have a consultation with an experienced surgeon. Doing the surgery for professional reasons is reasonable; surgeons here in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills see entertainers frequently.

Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
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The perfect rhinoplasty

The only way any surgeon can answer your questions to see a picture of your nose or to see you in person.  You are short changing yourself to try to get advice on your nose without the benefit of photos for a doctor to evaluate.

Jason B. Diamond, MD, FACS
Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
3.8 out of 5 stars 15 reviews

Not likely to have "perfect" results

Unfortunately, it is not likely that you will have a "perfect" nose after surgery.  You can probably expect significant improvemet from a surgeon who specializes in rhinplasty, but "perfect" is rarely achieved.

Stuart H. Bentkover, MD
Boston Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.5 out of 5 stars 26 reviews

Chennai model - nose surgery

Patients should have rhinoplasty surgery only if a feature or features of their nose bothers them and is surgically improvable. They should only have surgery for themselves, not to please others or secure a modeling position, etc. To do so would likely result in a dissatisfied patient.

Brent Moelleken, MD
Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 178 reviews

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