Can moderate-severe asymmetry or deviation of the nose increase the visibility/prominence of other slight facial asymmetries?

Ex. If my lips are slightly asymmetric and my right side is pulled up and back farther than my left, and my nose deviates to the opposite side than my lip does...then will this draw the eyes to both asymmetries? And to an even greater degree than if only one were present?? ....Basically what I'm asking is, does each additional asymmetry just add fuel to fire of all the rest? And does increasing symmetry quell asymmetry?

Doctor Answers 1

Asymmetries

I really need to see some photos to advise you on this.  Everyone has some asymmetries.  Fixing your nose usually will not make the other issues worse.  But, I would need to see photos to guess.  Lots of photos in the link for you to look at.


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