Category: Rhinoplasty

# Rhinoplasty

There are 13 noses – which one do you have?

There are 13 noses – which one do you have?

You read right. There are 13 general nose types, many of which have been named or made famous by celebrities. Take a look at these honkers, and see if you can pick out your own.

1. The Snub – This soccer player (or futbol as they call it in places that don’t know any better), has what is called a snub nose. Small, compact, perfect for sports where people headbutt each other.

2. The Roman – Named after the people. Many famous people have this nose.

3. The Greek – Long, straight and with a high bridge, the Greek is one of the strongest and most easily-recognizable noses.


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Allowing My Daughter to Have Rhinoplasty

The decision to allow my daughter, at age 16 to have a rhinoplasty was tough decision. Allowing her to go through and elective surgery on her face weighed heavy on me. Was I being vein to allow her to have a surgery that was not medically necessary?

My daughter would come home from school in tears because of the mean comments that her peers would make to her. All of her friends were dating boys and she was afraid that because of her broken nose she would not find someone. Breaking her nose in sports had clearly broken her confidence. That is when I made the decision to let her move forward with the surgery. I had always trusted the ability of Sacramento plastic surgeon Dr.


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