The goal of rhinoplasty surgery is to create a natural and pleasing looking nose that fits the face. Plastic surgery of the nose, or rhinoplasty, is a frequently requested and routine cosmetic procedure. The key to a successful outcome is to create a natural and well-proportioned nose without sacrificing breathing function.
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Reduction rhinoplasty is one of the procedures known colloquially as a “nose job”. This will reduce the size of your nose. The nose may be reshaped, as well. The shape of the bridge and the tip, as well as the nostrils, can also be changed. In some cases, rhinoplasty is also done to correct breathing problems. What can reduction rhinoplasty do? This operation is generally performed reduce the size of the nose’s framework. The skin itself is not changed. The nose’s frame, made of bone and cartil … [Read more...]
Rhinoplasty summary This lady requested several changes to her nose. The before and after pictures are displayed in the slideshow. Patient concerns Appearance Nasal bump Nasal length too long Drooping nasal tip Function Breathing problems Nasal congestion and obstruction Surgical technique To address her concerns this lady underwent open structure rhinoplasty, nasal septal reconstruction and bilateral inferior turbinoplasties. After rhinoplasty surgery The concerns … [Read more...]
Clients may decide to have rhinoplasty for any number of reasons Perhaps they have always hated the size or shape of their nose. Maybe they suffer from snoring or sleep apnea due to a deviated septum or blocked nasal passages. Sometimes they may have suffered a traumatic injury that has left the nose scarred and misshapen. You have no doubt read articles on all kinds of reasons for plastic surgery, including rhinoplasty. The simple fact is, whether your reasons are cosmetic, functional, or … [Read more...]
If you are considering getting a nose job, then there are things you need to know before you go in for the procedure. A rhinoplasty is a common procedure, but there are still a number of pro’s and con’s to the procedure. Let’s go over some facts associated with rhinoplasty so that you will know what to expect before you meet with your surgeon. When it will be done In most cases, rhinoplasty will be completed as an inpatient. You will need to go under general anesthesia, meaning you will be asle … [Read more...]
The human nose, while it might look relatively simple on the outside, is actually a very complex structure. It also serves multiple purposes and you just might find that some of them are rather surprising. It is a Temperature Control One of the main functions of your nose, obviously, is giving you a way to breathe! However, there is more to breathing than simply delivering air to your lungs. If you are outside and it is very cold, when you breathe into your nose the air warms in the nasal … [Read more...]