Rhinoplasty is also known as a Nose job or nose reshaping surgery. It is among the most commonly performed cosmetic procedure worldwide. The nose is the most prominent and most visible part of the face. A slight deviation in normal anatomy, either in soft tissue or the osteocartilaginous part of the nose, leads to an unpleasant appearance. Abnormality in the nose most of the time is genetic, and sometimes it is after trauma.
Rhinoplasty addresses the nose's cosmetic correction in terms of shape and size and addresses the nose's functional part. The most common are:
- Hump over the nose
- Alar flaring
- Hanging columella
- Tip deformity
- Broad nasal base
Depend on the extent of the deformity. The rhinoplasty procedure is chosen, which can be done by an open and closed approach. The scar is well hidden and mostly not visible. Rhinoplasty enhances the nose's appearance and maintains harmony with the rest of the face and an unobstructed nasal passage that leads to ease of breathing.