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Can a Nostril Wedge Excision Be Performed on my Nose?

Hi there, I had an open rhinoplasty about 1 month ago now. Bulbous tip reduced, tip rotated upward and Alar base reduced with a Sill excision. After... READ MORE

What Kind of Scarring Would I Have with Alar Base Reduction?

I've come to the conclusion that Id like a wedge excision procedure (just want to reduce the alar flare without reducing nostril size). However,... READ MORE

Will a 6 mm nasal sill excision make a noticeable difference in the overall width of my nose?

My PS recommends a sill excision, 3 mm on each nostril. Will this be enough to make a difference in the overall width of my nose? Also, will a... READ MORE

Can nostril reduction wedge\weir and sill incisions be the only thing done to my nose to make it appear smaller? (Photo)

I know I have thick tip and nostril skin, and want to know if reducing and reshaping nostrils would make my tip appear longer and overall nose appear... READ MORE

Are Combined Wedge & Sill Excisions Still Performed? (photo)

Is the method of procedure still preformed, 4 surgeons have already told me that they personally do not use this method due to the potential of... READ MORE

Will alar wedge excision adversely lengthen my upper lip (area between nose and mouth)?

I am contemplating minor revision rhinoplasty but want to avoid further lengthening of my long upper lip. Will alar wedge excisions affect this area? READ MORE

Can you explain the procedure of alarplasty in further detail to me? (photos)

This before/after image represents my first nose job fairly accurately; the rhinoplasty resulted in an overall improvement in the appearance of the... READ MORE

Did I cause any damage to the results of my rhinoplasty by pulling out a knotted suture at 10 days post-surgery?

I had a wedge tip rhinoplasty performed. I accidentally pulled out a knotted internal suture from my right nostril on the 10th day after my surgery... READ MORE

What alar technique is used ? (photos)

What alar narrowing technique is used in these pictures? because it dosn't look like just a common alar wedge excision, I like that in these photos... READ MORE

What's the best Alar Reduction for thick nose? (photos)

I'm asian and have wide thick nose. I want to leave the nasal tip or bridge alone. I just want a conversative reduction in the sides. Would the wedge... READ MORE

Would I benefit from Alar Base Reduction? (Photo)

I had a rhino 4 years ago, and the surgeon put an umbrella graft, because my tip was droopy, now it looks good, when I smile it never drops. I feel... READ MORE

How much does a stand alone alar wedge excision cost in the Philadelphia area? What does this procedure correct?

I'm half Asian half white and the upper two thirds of my nose are narrow, however my nostrils go slightly beyond the accepted region that follows 2... READ MORE

Is there a way to move the crease of my nose? (photos)

So, I'm half-Asian, and I have a somewhat petite nose. The problem is - I'm sure you've heard this a lot- is that when I smile, my nose becomes wide.... READ MORE

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