What is Rhinoplasty (Nose Reconstruction)
Rhinoplasty, or more commonly known as nose surgery, nose job or nose augmentation is a surgical procedure that reshapes and resizes the nose. By creating the perfect nose contour, the procedure enhances facial harmony and thus, creating a more attractive appearance.
In certain cases, a nose surgery is performed to correct nasal problems like impaired breathing and congestions.
Benefits of Rhinoplasty (Nose Reconstruction):
- Improves nose proportion in relation to face
- Symmetrical nasal
- Better nose profile by removing visible bump on the nasal bridge
- Corrects nostrils that are large, wide or upturned
Types of Nose Surgery
In open rhinoplasty, the surgeon makes a small incision in the columella between the nostrils and then make additional incision inside the nose.
In closed rhinoplasty involves incision only in the interior of the nose.
Septoplasty is a surgical procedure to correct the shape of the septum of the nose. The nasal septum is the separation between the two nostrils. In adults, the septum is composed partly of cartilage and partly of bone.
Related Cosmetic Surgical Procedures
Other cosmetic procedures that may be performed with the above