Rhinophyma surgery in Los Angeles

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Rhinophyma is a bulbous enlargement of the nose with a ruddy complexion and numerous pits along the surface. The sebaceous glands of the nose increase in size and number with each surface pit being the mouth of a gland. Although the disease is benign superficial skin infections are characteristic with drainage of foul smelling material. It is 12 times more common in men than women.



Before and After Rhinophyma - Nose Surgery in Los Angeles

In this case the bulbous nose or rhinophyma was shaved down or carved to once more have a normal nasal shape.

Video: Rhinophyma

Nose surgery can enhance your appearance and your self confidence. Realistic expectations are important to be happy with any surgery. As each patient is an individual, different results can be expected in each patient.