Can the tip of the nose be lifted without surgery?

Hi Dr. Irwin, Can the tip of the nose be lifted without surgery?

Yes, a little with certain fillers.  This requires some skill.  Some of the better cosmetic dermatologists are good at it.  I think though that a facial plastics ENT (ear, nose & throat) doctor is usually better at it IF THEY DO IT.   The problem is that they don’t all offer it.  Many would prefer to just do surgery.  Really do your homework/research on this one.  You may need to do consults with 3-4 doctors before you find the right one.  It does need to be repeated generally 1-2 times a year so keep that in mind.  Don’t let anyone put a permanent filler anywhere, especially your nose.    Hope this helps.  Dr. I

Dr. Brandith Irwin, MD

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