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cope

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Your thoughts on my jaw?
« on: December 02, 2017, 06:31:29 AM »
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My nose looks huge because of my small jaw and it really bugs me out.

Is my mandible recessed? Is my maxilla recessed too?

Should I get bimax or an aesthetic procedure like sliding genioplasty?

Thanks in advance


mazilla

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Re: Your thoughts on my jaw?
« Reply #1 on: December 02, 2017, 07:01:05 AM »
Your jaws are fine.

Your nose looks huge to you because of your anterior nasal spine.

Your ANS being prominent, is pushing your upper lip forward and is giving you a tethered upper lip.

If you want to fix this, consult several competent rhinoplasty surgeons, and ask them to show you a morph of what your nose would look like.

If you don't have the money to pay a very good surgeon, I wouldn't even bother because you might not like the outcome and need further surgery.

Do other members of your family have similar noses?

kavan

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Re: Your thoughts on my jaw?
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2017, 08:32:50 AM »
Your jaws are fine.

Your nose looks huge to you because of your anterior nasal spine.

Your ANS being prominent, is pushing your upper lip forward and is giving you a tethered upper lip.

If you want to fix this, consult several competent rhinoplasty surgeons, and ask them to show you a morph of what your nose would look like.

If you don't have the money to pay a very good surgeon, I wouldn't even bother because you might not like the outcome and need further surgery.

Do other members of your family have similar noses?

Good to hear you have learned a lot from the 'lessons' in the other forum.  I will give you an A+.
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mazilla

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Re: Your thoughts on my jaw?
« Reply #3 on: December 02, 2017, 08:50:42 AM »
Thank you Kavan!

I am now an ANS expert  ;D