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Upturned Nose (Overview)

The angle between the tip of nose and upper lip is typically around 90° in the male and is around 95 to 105° in a female. Any angle more obtuse then this for each sex would be considered up turned.


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Can surgery on a nose like a hog make your upturned nose go down?

Can surgery on a nose like a hog make your upturned nose go down?

Yes: There are reliable methods to reduce the upward rotation of the nasal tip. ...Read more

Upturned Nose (Overview)

The angle between the tip of nose and upper lip is typically around 90° in the male and is around 95 to 105° in a female. Any angle more obtuse then this for each sex would be considered up turned.


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Treating a Nose Bleed (Checklist)

Apply compression to the front of your nose
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Gently pack your nose with cotton
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If your nosebleeds are continuous or frequent, go to the emergency room
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What is the definition or description of: Upturned nose?

What is the definition or description of: Upturned nose?

Tip rotation: The angle between the tip of nose and upper lip is typically around 90° in the male and is around 95 to 105° in a female. Any angle more obtuse then this for each sex would be considered up turned. ...Read more

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Can surgery on a nose like a hog make your upturned nose go down?

Yes: There are reliable methods to reduce the upward rotation of the nasal tip. ...Read more

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Is it possible that the nose huggie make your upturned nose go down?

Is it possible that the nose huggie make your upturned nose go down?

Nose huggie: If you have nasal issues, you would be better served to have a board certified facial plastic surgeon with expertise in nasal surgery examine your nose and explain your options. ...Read more

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Can rhinoplasty make a nose upturned?

Can rhinoplasty make a nose upturned?

Upturned nose: Yes. A rhinoplasty can rotate (upturn) the nasal tip if desired. The amount of rotation needed is based no many factors: size of nose, height, ethnicity, sex and personal desires among other things. ...Read more

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Could non-surgical rhinoplasty make a nose upturned?

Could non-surgical rhinoplasty make a nose upturned?

It is possible: But less effective and more temporary. I'd be worth a consult with a plastic surgeon ...Read more

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Why is my nose so oily?

Why is my nose so oily?

From skin: The nature of your skin is oily you can not change that keep it clean as often as possible ...Read more

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How can you unstuff my nose?

How can you unstuff my nose?

Neti pots can: Reduce nasal congestion. Mix ¼ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head & pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly & spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in the evening before you go to bed & again in the morning. You can watch a video online to get the finer details down. ...Read more

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Is resetting a nose painful?

Is resetting a nose painful?

Closed reduction?: If you're talking about moving broken nasal bones back into place immediately after a fracture, if done awake expect discomfort even with the pain medication. Sometimes, it's done under general anesthesia. If it's been some time since the injury, closed reduction isn't recommended and most people wait 6-12 months then have a nasal reconstructive rhinoplasty. ...Read more

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How to make your nose thinner?

How to make your nose thinner?

Rhinoplasty: Altering the shape of your nose requires surgical intervention. Have you nose evaluated by a board certified surgeon with expertise in rhinoplasty. ...Read more

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My nose bleelds too much help?

My nose bleelds too much help?

Nosebleed: Most nosebleeds can be controlled by pinching the nose below the nasal bones for ten minutes. If this fails to control them, a visit to your ENT may be necessary to cauterize the bleeding spot (not a big deal). ...Read more

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Why does my nose keep squeeking?

Why does my nose keep squeeking?

Depends...: Noisy breathing such as squeaking or whistling can be a sign of anatomic narrowing in your nose causing turbulent airflow (congestion, polyps, rhinitis) or even a sign of a hole in your nasal septum (perforation). Have a doctor examine your nose carefully. ...Read more

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What to do if my nose is oversize?

Large nose: The only medical option for an oversized nose is to have it reduced. This requires surgery. You should see either an ENT specialist or a plastic surgeon to discuss the specifics of your concerns regarding your nose. ...Read more

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Is Vicks underneath your nose bad?

No: It can cause a little skin irritation or redness but usually not. ...Read more

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Sir I want to reduce my nose's boon?

Sir I want to reduce my nose's boon?

Nose boon?: Please resubmit your question and rephrase in a form that is understood. Nose boon? - is not a term most physicians are familiar with. ...Read more

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Are there any nose-shaping exercises?

Are there any nose-shaping exercises?

Some cultures: Some cultures practice nose shaping exercises particularly in the first 3 months of life, and although their effectiveness for ears has been documented, these maneuvers have not been validated in long term studies. ...Read more

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What are good ways to unstuff your nose?

A neti pot can: Reduce nasal congestion. Mix ¼ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head & pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly & spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in the evening before you go to bed & again in the morning. You can watch a video online to get the finer details down. ...Read more

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What is the best way to decongest my nose?

Caution: Afrin (oxymetazoline): One of the most powerful topical nasal decongestants is oxymetazoline, the active ingredient in afrin. It is extremely effective at relieving severe nasal congestion in thr setting of a cold or allergy attack.

It should not be used for more than 3 days because of the tolerance effect known as tachyphylaxis, which is a form of dependency that leads to deleterious changes in the nasal lining. ...Read more

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How to stop your nose from being conjested?

How to stop your nose from being conjested?

Neti pots can: Reduce nasal congestion. Mix ¼ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head & pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly & spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in the evening before you go to bed & again in a.m. You can watch a video online to get the finer details down. ...Read more

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My nose burns?

My nose burns?

More details.: Is this old or new? Is your nose running? Fever or cold symptoms? Do you use drugs? Burning in the nose generally comes from inflammation. A good otolaryngologist can get to the ottom of the cause. ...Read more

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Why do my nose run?

Why do my nose run?

Nose run: Nose can run which is called rhinorrhea can be from sensitivity to temperature, smell, odor, smoke etc or seasonal allergic rhinitis. Some people have gustotory rhinorrhea where they have run nose with meals which including profuse sweating. Need to make sure that you do not have nasal polyps. Advise allergy evaluation is it persists. ...Read more

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What is a nose polyp?

What is a nose polyp?

Nasal polyps: They are painless, soft grape like growths from the lining of nasal cavity. Most are non-cancerous but one variant inverting papilloma has a 10% chance of undergoing cancerous transformation. See an ENT doctor if you have the condition. ...Read more

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Why does my nose itch?

Why does my nose itch?

Itchy nose: May be simply a matter of dry air, common with heaters & heating systems. Try running a vaporizer &/or using saline nasal spray/gel to moisten the nasal mucosa. If you're sneezing a lot, allergies may be involved, in which case an air filter may help. ...Read more

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What is a saddle nose?

Descriptive term: The "saddle nose" is a descriptive term used to describe a nose with a sunken bridge. It can be part of the variability of genetic endowment or result from destruction of the nasal cartilage by disease. Prior to penicillin (which reduced the issue), it was one of the features of infants born with congenital syphilis. ...Read more

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