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Tip too round

Round nose tip 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. Bulbous nose or round tip nose regularly makes the nose look bigger, creating an appearance that may seem the nose bigger and pointier when compared to the rest of the face. 

You may have come across the options of botox for changing the tip of the nose or to contour the nasal bridge nose using makeup, these are just temporary and quick fixes for your nose. You might have also seen many sites that post workouts to change the shape and 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 cartilage, and can't be changed without a surgical procedure. For bulbous nose or round tip nose that are permanent, surgical procedure is the most ideal choice.


There are various internet based resources teaching different facial activities devoted to fixing a round nose tip. 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 cartilages that will be unaffected through an activity. 

Whenever individuals think they have big round nose tip, 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;

  • Rosacea
  • Bumpy appearance at the tip of the nose
  • Large nose tip
  • Less to no definition of the nose
  • The tip is lot wider than the nasal bridge


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 a bulbous nose can be a cosmetic concern for the majority of the people, the good news is that it can be corrected effortlessly. 

It’s important to understand that one does not have control over the way a nose will develop as they age. For many people, the natural shape of their nose can be a major source of embarrassment and can cause self-confidence issues. One of the most common nasal issues that leads people to choose surgical options is a bulbous nose tip. So what causes an individual to have a big round nose tip?

A bulbous, round nasal tip is an immediate consequence of the structure of the lower sidelong cartilages. The lower horizontal cartilages allude to a couple of cartilage structures. The lower parallel cartilages are red in colour and are usually similar in size and shape. The two lower parallel cartilages converge in the midline to assist with framing the nasal tip’s support. They then, at that point, wander from each other to shape the underlying scaffolding of the nostril edge on both sides. The place where the two cartilages diverge away from each other is known as the dome region and altogether impacts the structure of the nasal tip. Assuming the dome cartilage is fittingly arranged, the nasal tip will roughly soften the triangular shape of the nose. A bulbous nose tip forms as a result when the domal cartilage is exorbitantly wide and round. In the event that you compare an ordinary nasal tip cartilage and the bulbous tip cartilage, you can notice a visible distinction of the width.

Treatment options 

In case you feel that your tip is too round and protruding, making your nose look less defined and contoured, there is a specific surgical procedure that will correct the tip of the nose just the way you want. The treatment technique for getting rid of a round nose tip 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 nose. 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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