Rhinoplasty ( Nose Job) is a surgical operation that aims to change the size and the shape of nose.
People seek nose job for various reasons. some travel to different countries top do surgery. for instance, Iran is the country most known for its skilled Rhinoplasty surgeon. Nose job is very common among Iranian and thus Iranian Rhinoplasty surgeons are more experienced than anywhere else in the world.
If you are considering having a nose job or other plastic surgeries but are still having doubts because you are afraid of the result, then maybe you too should consider signing up for Iran Medical tours, you can visit this ancient country some days before your surgery and kill two birds with one stone.
Rhinoplasty can fix different nose deformations such as a bulbous nose or a crooked nose. In this article , we want to talk about the bulbous nose surgery.
What is a bulbous nose and how does it look like? How does rhinoplasty help with a bulbous nose? How much will the operation cost? and at the end we will check out some of the most requested before and after pictures.
Bulbous Nose: What is it?
What is the definition of a bulbous nose?
Bulbous nose is what patients use to refer to a nose with a round, wide nasal tip that most often than not, lacks definition.
Patients that ask for rhinoplasty to correct their bulbous nose usually describe their nose as being too wide, too round or too big.
What Causes Bulbous nose?
The actual reason behind a Bulbous nose is the abnormal size or from of cartilage. Cartilage is a flexible tissue that takes many shapes and has many purposes in our body.
In this case, the nasal cartilages provide structure and support to the nose. Looking at the nose anatomy below, you can see the position of cartilages in your nose and see how they can determine the shape and size of your nose.
How Do You Correct A Bulbous Nose with Rhinoplasty Surgery?
Rhinoplasty is a procedure that changes the Shape and the size of the nose and gives it a new definition.
Patients with a bulbous tip seek rhinoplasty to reach a more attractive nose tip.
The answer to how exactly Rhinoplasty corrects a bulbous nose can get too technical for any patient top understand. but there are two major procedures done to fix a bulbous nose:
Cartilage Removal and Shaping:
One of the approaches to fix a bulbous nose is to remove parts of the cartilage and/or reshape it to achieve the desired size and shape.
Suture Techniques for the Nasal Tip:
Surgeons use suturing to control the tip of the nose and bring it to a more defined and structured shape.