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8 Nose Imperfections People Correct With Rhinoplasty

8 Common Imperfections People Have A Nose Job To Fix

Many people are self-conscious about their appearance and seek a nose job to correct the imperfections they see in their nose. Our sketches show the common imperfections of the nose that people tend to want corrected.

#1 BUMP OR HUMP ON THE NOSE

Peak-like in the midportion of the nose. Can be caused by an injury or heredity. The most common imperfection.

Correction of Bump or Hump on Bridge, Profile View

Correction of Bump or Hump on Bridge, Front View


#2  BULBOUS TIP ON THE NOSE

A round, spherical, ball-like tip of front-most portion of the nose.

Correction of Bulbous Tip, Profile View (Before on left, after on right)

Correction of Bulbous Tip, Front View


#3 DROOPY TIP ON THE NOSE

The tip of the nose hangs down and may be unsatisfactorily too close to the upper lip.

Correction of Drooping Tip, Profile View

Correction of Drooping Tip, Front View


#4 ABNORMALLY WIDE NOSTRIL FLOOR OR SILL

Describes the unsatisfactory width of the base of the nostril.

Correction of Wide Nostril Base, Front View


#5 TIP OF NOSE DEPRESSES WHEN SMILING.

The Depressor Septi muscle, when overactive, will pull the tip down when smiling

No Smile left | Tip Plunge with Smile right

Correction of Tip-Droop with Smile, Profile View

Smile After Correction


#6 COLUMELLA

From the Latin,“ little column”. The vertical bar that separates the two nostrils. Runs from top of the upper lip to the tip of the nose

Columella

Hanging Columella left | Correction of Hanging Columella right


#7 WIDE NASAL BRIDGE

The nasal bones are too wide. Usually, this sets the standard for the mid-portion of the nose causing unsatisfactory wideness of that portion also.

Wide Nasal Bridge left | Correction of Wide Bridge right


#8 LOW NASAL BRIDGE

Permanent Non-surgical Correction of Low Bridge