Rhinoplasty for Persian (Iranian) Noses
Rhinoplasty (“nose job” or nasal surgery) is very popular with Iranians, or Persians, with Iran having one of the highest rates of nasal surgery in the world. As a consequence, people with a Persian or Iranian background are very knowledgeable and savvy about the look they want to achieve with rhinoplasty. There are large Persian communities in …Read more
Jaw Reduction Surgery, FFS, and Asymmetrical Jaws
Nothing in nature is truly symmetrical and all faces have a degree of asymmetry. But if your face has a more pronounced form of asymmetry, a range of approaches used during facial feminization surgery (FFS) can be helpful.
Many areas of the face can appear asymmetrical – from the hairline and forehead down …Read more
Is a “Nose Job” really that different for people of Indian and Pakistani backgrounds?
Of the plastic surgery disciplines, rhinoplasty (“nose job” or nasal surgery) is one of the most difficult. To get the most pleasing result, your surgeon needs a sense of artistry to design a new nose that suits you and your cultural or ethnic background.
For many years, plastic …Read more
Facial Feminization and Jaw Surgery: Which Comes First?
Many people – including those considering facial feminization – need orthognathic surgery (corrective jaw surgery) to correct functional and aesthetic issues with their teeth, chewing and/or jaw structure. These include:
Underbite – the lower teeth overlap the upper teeth and the chin appears large because the lower jaw protrudes
Overbite – the upper teeth overlap …
How Hair Transplants Refine the Hairline after FFS
Your forehead makes up 35% to 40% of the surface area of your face, so it isn’t surprising that the forehead and hairline contribute strongly to the masculine or feminine appearance of your face.
A masculine forehead is typically longer, with the hairline sitting further back on the skull than in cisgender females. A receding …Read more