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The size and shape of your nose are determined by your genetics and often related to your ethnic background. Certain ethnic groups have specific nose traits that may be undesirable to individuals. Ethnic and Asian rhinoplasty options can reshape the nose to address specific traits that impact the aesthetics of the nose and facial balance. At Maia Plastic Surgery, we offer Asian rhinoplasty and ethnic nose jobs at our clinic in Tysons Corner, VA.

Some individuals of Asian descent have flatter bridges on their noses. This is a common trait, but it is not always a welcomed appearance. Asian rhinoplasty often focuses on raising the nasal bridge to enhance the nose height. This can create a more desirable profile and achieve facial balance. Some Asian nose job surgeries may include reshaping or resizing the nostrils if they appear too wide or flared. The goal is to create an Asian nose that blends beautifully with the face and compliments the eyes, mouth and other features.

Ethnic Nose Job Surgery

Asians are not the only ethnic group that have specific nose traits that may be undesirable. Middle Eastern, African and many other ethnic groups have nose traits that may detract from facial balance. Dr. Munique Maia at Maia Plastic Surgery is a board-certified plastic surgeon with many years of experience working with patients from many different ethnic backgrounds to achieve their desired appearance. Dr. Maia is respected for her ability to create natural-appearing results that meet or exceed the expectations of her patients.

If you are unhappy with the nose shape your genetics gave you, there are options to change it. If you are interested in learning more about ethnic or Asian rhinoplasty, contact us at Maia Plastic Surgery. We can schedule a private rhinoplasty consultation with Dr. Maia at our clinic in the Washington, DC, metro area.

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Selecting a surgeon: After having two children and weight fluctuations over the years I was left with complete loss of volume in my breasts. I had four consultations with other surgeons but after comparing their photos to Dr Maia’s and meeting her in person, I knew she was my doctor. We talked about my lifestyle - being a mom and a professional, I didn’t want to be too big, but I’m curvy so I didn’t want to go too small for my frame either. She let me try on sizes and once I selected she agreed it was a good fit for my frame. Post op recovery: I was a smoker and had quit prior to surgery but she was very honest and adamant in telling me how important it was that I did not smoke. (I honestly needed the lecture and the transparency about what could happen if I did start smoking before surgery and post-op.) Because I was formerly a pretty heavy smoker, it did cause some issues after surgery with wound closing and she was SO diligent and on top of it seeing me once and week and squeezing me in for appointments between surgeries and patients. She prescribed different things to address the would closure issues before they really became a problem. Being able to have text message access to the office was great when I had questions and she even accommodated my schedule when I couldn’t be seen in person to send progress photos so that she could check on me. 3 months post op: I’m so happy with the results of my surgery and am so glad I waited to find the right doctor. She’s an artist! They look natural, fit my body shape and they haven’t even fully “dropped and fluffed” yet. Would highly recommend… comparing her patient photos to other surgeons will end your search. I feel so much better in my body thanks to Dr Maia.

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