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Of EYE BAGS and the ‘TIRED LOOK’

posted July 14th, 2013 by waesthetics in Eyelids

Many patients present to the plastic surgeon for eye bags. This seemingly simple problem should be easily addressed with conventional blepharoplasty approaches of removing the eye bags. This procedure has been performed for many years and remains very popular. When I was in training, a senior plastic surgeon made a very intriguing remark to me….

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COMMON AESTHETIC CONCERNS seen in the ASIAN NOSE: Part 2: THE SHORT NOSE, THE FLARING NOSE AND NOSTRIL SHOW.

posted April 26th, 2013 by waesthetics in THE NOSE and RHINOPLASTY

The SHORT NOSE The Short Nose is a very commonly seen problem in Asian patients. It is perhaps the most under recognized problem in Asian patients presenting for rhinoplasty. Failure to adequately lengthen the short nose is perhaps the commonest reason for unsatisfactory results following rhinoplasty. From the frontal view, the central part of the…

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