Nostrils too wide / narrow
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Nostrils too wide / narrow

Wide or narrow nostrils can distract from a generally alluring looking nose, influencing the mental self-image. This is among the most well-known reasons patients search out for surgical procedures to correct the nose. Extended or narrow nostrils regularly make the nose look bigger although it may be the right size for the remainder of the face.

You might have seen many sites that post workouts to decrease the size of your nose or nostrils. Sadly, it is impossible that these exercises have an effect on the state of your nose. The shape of your nose is entirely set in stone by the bone and ligament, and can't be changed without a surgical procedure. For flared or narrow nostrils that are permanent, surgical procedure might be the most ideal choice.

Nostril reduction procedure is a profoundly compelling technique for individuals who desire to diminish the presence of flared nostrils, or who want to make their nose or nostrils look more even. Nostril reduction procedure is likewise a methodology that can upgrade the presence of an individual's noses by guaranteeing that they are proportionate to the remainder of the nose, and the other facial elements. In any event, when the nose is the right size for the remainder of the face, extended nostrils can make even a contoured nose appear bigger.


There are various internet based resources teaching different facial activities devoted to fixing a wide nose. While nose fixing activities might sound captivating, they just won't work. This is on the grounds that the nose is composed of bones and ligaments that will be unaffected through an activity. 

Whenever individuals think their noses are too wide there are three potential aspects or estimations that can be overabundant: The length (the distance in which the nose begins beneath the temple to the tip of the nose), the width (as seen from the front), and the protrusion (the distance the nose stands out into space). Some of the other visual and physical characteristics that you may notice are as follows;

  • Uneven nostrils
  • Wide base, larger and nostrils too narrow
  • Blockage of nose
  • More obviously protruding nasal tips


Facial evenness assumes a vital part in how the mind sees beauty. While it's assessed that 97% of individuals have some level of facial unevenness, serious imbalance can misshape the general aesthetic appearance of the face. Because of its unmistakable quality, the nose plays a fundamental part in deciding how balanced the face shows up. Along these lines, an abnormal nose adversely impacts the presence of the whole face.

However, there is no such thing called a ‘perfect nose’ by birth. Noses come in all shapes and sizes; some may be narrow, some may be wide, while some may even be crooked. Although wide and narrow nostrils can be a cosmetic concern for the majority of the people, the good news is that it can be corrected effortlessly. If you’ve always been wondering ‘my nostrils are too wide’, let's get you to understand why it occurs.

A few instances of wide noses are hereditary and more normal among specific ethnic cultures. A short nasal bridge could likewise make a nose look more extensive. An injury or trauma might have changed the state of the nose, or even a nose job done in the past might be responsible for making the nose look wide or narrow

Lopsided nostrils are most frequently the aftereffect of a deviated septum, which is described by a misalignment of the nasal septum (or the ligament that isolates the nostrils).

Treatment options 

For most cases, treatment isn't required. In case you feel that your nostrils are too wide or narrow, there is a specific surgical procedure that will correct the shape and nostrils of your nose, just the way you want. The treatment technique for getting rid of a wide nostrils will be based on the kind and extent of the issue. There is also no single methodology that is suitable for repairing every type of nostrils. Although the most-sought after technique doesn't make changes to the inner details of the nose, they are accessible for patients who wish to adjust the outside, stylish appearance of the nose for facial amicability;

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