The most difficult surgery of the nose is lengthening the short nose.
Short nose also refers to upturned nose.
When someone has a short nose, they can have an unconfident on their appearance.
We are going to explain “the short nose lengthening” with one case.
This woman had a short nose. So, from the frontal view, can see her nostrils much, and her nasal bridge was so flat.
She did not like her the shape of the nose. Therefore, She wants to do lengthening the short nose with rhinoplasty.
Dr. Cho Bae Jung had conducted the short nose rhinoplasty of her.
To lengthening her nasal tip, Dr. Cho used her autologous rib cartilage.
Rib cartilage has a lot of advantages for nasal tip lengthening, such as an own-material, bio-compatible, non-chemical, better supporting, and amount of cartilage, etc.
So, if rib cartilage harvested in the right way, it can be the best material for the short nose correction.
After tip surgery finished, did a nasal bridge augmentation using dermis.
From the side angle, as you can see, her nasal tip longer, and her nasal bridge has augmented with better shape.
From her the lengthening short nose rhinoplasty, she also got a better facial profile.
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Lengthening short nose rhinoplasty