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Witch/Arrow nose

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  • Witch, arrow, hump and hook noses are common terms that can be used interchangebly. The bridge often has bump making  nose appear large. It also co exist with a droopy nasal tip resembling a parrot’s beak.
  • It is the actual opposite  of the short upturned nose. The nasolabial usually is below 90 deg angle.
  • There is a downward rotation of the nasal tip making it look like a witch nose.

 

 

 

20 - witch nose front

Cause

 

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  1. Protruding nasal bone
  2. Protruding  upper cartilage
  3. Combination of the about causes

 

 

 

 

Procedure

18 - hump removal by chisel witch3

 

 

 

 

 

The hump was removed by chiseling the cartilage and bone part of the bridge.

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