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Nasal tip operation

Nasal tip is most important part of rhinoplasty.
The most important part of rhinoplasty is nasal tip. There is a saying that ‘if you master nasal tip operation, you master rhinoplasty’.
Importance of nasal tip takes 80% of rhinoplasty
Core of nasal tip operation
01.Projection of nasal tip
02.Rotation of nasal tip
03.Shape of nasal tip and width
04.The protrusion of the nose bottom point
The effect of the chin edge surgery
01.Face looks smaller.
02.Face become elegant .
03.Mouth looks retruded when subnasal point is projected.
04.Chin looks
  • The effect of the edge of the nose

  • The effect of the edge of the nose

  • The effect of the edge of the nose

  • The effect of the edge of the nose

Character of Asian’s nasal tip
01.Asian has inadequate tip projection.
02.Tends to have short nose due to upturned nasal tip.
03.Thick nasal skin.
Making projected, longer nose is possible but it is hard to make well defined nasal tip due to thick skin
Material for rhinoplasty
01.Ear cartilage
02.Nasal septal cartilage
03.Rib cartilage

Nasal septal cartilage and rib cartilage is used for support. For spacer ear cartilage is better. Also, nasal tip and subnasal point projection or rotation, Nasal septal cartilage or rib cartilage is better. Ear cartilage is better for nasal tip projection
Nasal septal cartilage is most commonly used for nasal tip operation but if septal cartilage is small or too thin, rib cartilage is better for hospitals that uses extending length of nose and projection of nasal tip and subnasal point (Video footage – Rhinoplasty with rib cartilage) There are few implant for nasal tip operation. But implant must be avoided since it is not effective and there is high change of complication Click here to see complication cases >

Surgical method of nasal tip operation

Cartilage grafting is performed with septal cartilage or rib cartilage

Nasal septal cartilage

  • Nasal cartilage graft by using septal cartilage
  • Nasal cartilage graft by using rib cartailage
  • Reinforcing columella
  • Cartilage grafting
  • Nasal cartilage closing

It is important to make great nasal tip and inducing nasal tip projection and rotation.
But if depressed subnasal point is not corrected it can’t be perfect operation. It is very important to have projected nasal tip and subnasal point

Commonly performed operation with nasal tip correction
01.Short nose
02.Long nose
03.Hanging columella
04.Long philtrum due to lifted columella
05.Lifted alar rim Click here   Click here >
06.Low alar rim   Click here >
07.Pinched nasal tip
Pinched nasal tip Click here >
  • Short nose

  • Long nose

  • Hanging columella

  • Long philtrum due to lifted columella

  • Rasied alar rim

  • Low alar rim

  • Pinched nasal tip

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