What do you think of the tip extension suture for lengthening the nose? (Photo)
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It is essential to see pictures and evaluate the nose to determine the best answer to this question. That being said, "maybe". It depends on the projection of your nose, radix position, dorsal length, activity of your nasal musculature, to name only a few possibilities. You need to see your doctor, and, if still uncertain, obtain several consultations from experienced rhinoplasty surgeons.
Wanting to extend nose even farther
In order to extend your tip farther, the ideal choice is an extended septal cartilage graft; any other maneuver will be less effective including a suture extension technique.
Tip extension suture?
It is impossible without photos or an exam to answer the question if this is the right procedure for you. See an experienced rhinoplasty surgeon to evaluate your nose.
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