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Is a Long Nose Shortened Only by Rotating the Tip?

I spoke to a doctor who said that the only way to make a nose shorter is to rotate the tip. Is this so? My nose is overprojected and large, in... READ MORE

Can You Raise the Tip of the Nose by Tying It Internally? (photo)

Hi. I heard of a proceedure where the surgeon hooks the muscles in the face and pulls them back and ties them. I was wondering it the same could be... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Have Alar Base Reduction, Nose Tip Lift and Nose Bump Removal in One Session?

I'm overall a pretty confident person. There is just one thing that truly bothers me. MY NOSE! I think it's too big for my face. I know that I... READ MORE

Is It Hard to De-rotate the Tip of the Nose.

I had an open rhinoplasty done 11 days ago. I had a bump removed and the tip was narrowed and rotated. I had a long nose to begin with. Not only the... READ MORE

Rhinoplasty to Imrove Droopy Tip but Have Concerns How Tip Rotation Will Look on my Face (photo)

Hi, My nose droops significantly when I smile and also loses it's shape. I want to fix that as well as refine the tip and slightly rotate it up as... READ MORE

After Rhinoplasty, How Much of an Upturned Nasal Tip is Due to the Swelling?

I've heard from other patients that postoperatively after rhinoplasty the nasal tip is a bit upturned, mostly due to swelling. As the swelling... READ MORE

I'm 46 years old, noticing tip moving south as I age. Am I A Good Candidate For Nasal Tip Refinement? (photo)

Im 46 years old, noticing tip moving south as I age. Would I benefit from this procedure than a nasal rhinoblasty. I have a bump, however that doesnt... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Reduce Nose Bridge Height and Bring Tip Back Up After Rhinoplasty?

I had a rhinoplasty last year. I had a ski slope nose. My surgeon used cartilage grafts from my ear to build my bridge up and he also brought my tip... READ MORE

How is Tip Cartilage Rotated?

Can tip cartilage rotation be reversed? READ MORE

Bridge is not Straight, and Tip Points Up, is This a Failed Surgery? (photo)

I've some questions regarding my nose surgery. My current concern is nasal profile line. I realized the tip of my nose is pointed upwards. The... READ MORE

Can a nose tip be lifted with barbed thread ?

I would like more rotation of my nose tip, I dont think that I should go for another rinoplasty just for that, but if threads (barbed or serdev... READ MORE

Are Permanent Sutures Better to Use when Rotating Tip? Why?

Why are permanent sutures better/worse than dissolvable sutures when rotating tip? What are advantages/disadvantages of each? Thank you!! READ MORE

Will a nose job increase the distance between my nose and lips? (Photo)

I have full lips with the lower lip appearing fuller bcs the top lip slants. This & the curve at the edges of my top lip are my good features. There... READ MORE

Will my Face Benefit from Rhinoplasty? (photo)

I have always had a problem with my appearance but most significantly my nose. However, I really like my eyes and my smile straight on. 4 surgeons... READ MORE

Can You Deproject the Nose Without Changing the Tip?

When the tip is rotated does that deproject the nose at all? READ MORE

Unhappy With Tip Rotation. Will my Tip Raise Anymore?

Hey. I have rhinoplasty just over 7 week ago, and he has not done what I wanted. As you can see in the pics (especially the front view) my tip droops... READ MORE

Tip Plasty with Alar Reduction?

Hi I have : quite long nose with a hump, really large alar base and bulbous and quite droopy tip. I don't want changes in the length nor the upper... READ MORE

The end of my nose is twisted. Is it fixable? (Photo)

It seems as I get older my nose is more noticeably twisted. Is this fixable and if so what would the surgery be? READ MORE

Does Rotating the Tip Give It More Definition?

What exactly does tip rotation consist of in rhinoplasty? Would the tip end up looking more defined and smaller if it was slightly bulbous? READ MORE

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