Nasal tip rhinoplasty is considered as highlight of rhinoplasty.
Many Asians want nasal tip rhinoplasty according to the dorsal modification.
A variety of procedures include in this category
Tip elevation or lowering
Bulbous tip refinement
Asymmetric nostril correction
Short upturned tip correction
Wide alar base correction
Who has a bulbous, wide, round and fatty nose tip.
Many techniques are used to for tip modification.
One of the most common techniques is septal extension graft.
It affords a basis for tip modification and upon which, a lot of grafting techniques will be used for additonal effects.
If nasal tip is lower than nasal bridge, need to make it higher.
To make the tip higher, put the nasal septum cartilage and ear cartilage.
Nasal septum is for tip support.
Ear cartilage is for higher.
If the nasal tip is thick, need to make it thin.
To make the nasal skin thin, remove fat and unnecessary soft tissue.
A wide tip of nose is usually combined with thick skin.
To correct wide tip, reduce the width of the cartilage.
Everyone has a little asymmetric nostril.
If proceeding nasal tip with nostril correction, it looks much better and more natural as nostril size and the height of the nasal tip are in harmony.
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