Nose Reshaping

What is nose reshaping?

Cosmetic nose reshaping is also known as rhinoplasty. The procedure can reduce or increase the size of the nose, narrow the span of the nostrils, change the angle between the nose and upper lip, and/or change the tip or bridge of the nose. It can also correct some breathing problems.

Rhinoplasty involves the resculpting of the bone and cartilage. When operating on the nose, the surgeon can either work from within the nose by making an incision inside the nose, or work from the outside by making a small incision across the tissue that separates the nostrils. The latter is known as an "open" procedure.

Possible complications associated with rhinoplasty

Possible complications associated with rhinoplasty may include, but are not limited to, the following:

About the procedure

Although each procedure varies, generally, nose reshaping surgeries follow this process:

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