Suitable Surgical Method is Designed Based on The Cause
Causes of Long Nose and Surgical Methods
1. Long Septum Cartilage
Remove some part from the end of septum cartilage to reduce the size.
Alar Cartilage Plasty.
Rotate the droopy nasal tip cartilage upward to reduce the length. Ear cartilage and septum cartilage may be applied for tip projection when necessary
2. Droopy Alar Cartilage
The height of nasal bridge can be adjusted according to the projected nasal tip in process of shortening the nasal length
No need to touch the normal length of septum cartilage, yet just remove some of the alar cartilage to push up the droopy nasal tip
Tip from April31 to prevent recurrence of Long Nose.
- Fix another autogenous cartilage on the tip to prevent it from getting shorter(upturned) or droopy again