Selfies distort face's appearance, plastic surgeons warn

At 30 centimetres away, selfies increased nasal size by 30 per cent in males and 29 per cent in females. At 1.5 meters, however, the proportion of features is to real-life scale, plastic surgery researchers say.
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ConclusionsThe application of rose oil aromatherapy by inhalation reduced the scores of preoperative anxiety of patients undergoing septorhinoplasty/rhinoplasty.
Source: European Journal of Integrative Medicine - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
The objective of this article was to compare the effect of such sociodemographic factors as gender, age, marital status, employment status, race, and income on short- and long-term rhinoplasty outcomes using a validated disease-specific instrument—Nasal Obstruction Symptom Evaluation (NOSE) scale, as well as complication and revision rates. Patients who underwent a functional (+/− cosmetic) rhinoplasty with the senior author between January, 1 2012, and September 9, 2017, and had both a preoperative and at least one postoperative NOSE score, were included in the study. Sociodemographic variables of binary gende...
Source: Facial Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Authors: Tags: Original Research Source Type: research
Several approaches have been introduced to reduce soft tissue injury during rhinoplasty. Piezoelectric ultrasonic could be used to perform bone surgeries more precise and avoid soft tissue perforation.
Source: Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Category: ENT & OMF Authors: Source Type: research
This survey study measures how the “other-race effect” influences perception of white and Latin American patients undergoing rhinoplasty by using eye-tracking technology and survey methodology.
Source: JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: research
According to the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the percentage of Asian American, Latin American, and African American patients requesting cosmetic procedures has increased by 200%, 323%, and 340%, respectively, from 1999 to 2001. This growth is of particular interest to facial plastic surgeons because some of the most popular procedures being sought by these ethnic groups include rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty, and injectable fillers. Specifically, African American and Latin American patients are more likely to request rhinoplasty (80% and 65%, respectively), Asian American patients blepharopl...
Source: JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: research
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Kelly, whose surname and age are unknown, had her nose rebuilt from scratch by LA-based celebrity surgeons Dr Terry Dubrow and Dr Paul Nassif.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
AbstractBackgroundRhinoplasty is one of the most sought-after procedures in plastic surgery by individuals with body dysmorphic disorder (BDD). The identification of BDD symptoms is a challenge for plastic surgeons. The purpose of this study was to use a specific instrument for detection of BDD symptoms as a screening tool in rhinoplasty candidates and estimate the prevalence and severity of BDD symptoms in this population.MethodsEighty patients of both sexes seeking rhinoplasty were consecutively recruited at a plastic surgery outpatient clinic of a university hospital from February 2014 to March 2015. In a clinical inter...
Source: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: research
This study evaluates the quality and reliability of YouTube videos pertaining to rhinoplasty as a source of patient information.
Source: JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery - Category: ENT & OMF Source Type: research
This systematic review of 33 articles that analyzed 12 different measurement instruments of patient-reported outcomes after rhinoplasty evaluates the accuracy and usefulness of each instrument.
Source: JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: research
This systematic review and meta-analysis examines the role of tranexamic acid in reducing intraoperative blood loss and postoperative edema and ecchymosis among patients undergoing primary elective rhinoplasty.
Source: JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: research
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