What is GNG Alar Reduction?
A nose with broad alar not only has big nostrils but also makes your nasal bridge flat. In this instance, alar reduction procedure can reduce the overall width of your alar.
At GNG, alar reduction procedure is conducted only after precise examinations and diagnosis from specialists whom make surgery plan for each individual depending on individual patient’s facial balance.
The vast experience and know how our specialists possess also carry out impeccable suture to prevent scarring.
GNG Alar Reduction Surgery method
Generally, only width of alar is reduced during alar reduction procedure, however as each individual possess different size of nostrils and columella, general procedure method will not give satisfying result.
At GNG, we seek for the best proportion for each individual with condition of each patient in mind to deliver higher degree of completion in surgery.
If nostrils are big and
columella width is average
If non-incisional procedure is done for the nose with big nostrils, there’s high chance of recurrence.
To minimize this, incision method is used to remove unwanted alar skin and sutured. Impeccable suture is performed to prevent scarring.
Remove unwanted alar skin
Fine incision and delicate suture
Distinct features of
Effective for patients with big nostrils
Correction can be made despite of thick alar skin
Size of nostrils can be controlled freely
If columella is wide and
nostrils are not too big
If incision method is done for the nose with wide columella and not too big nostrils, it could make breathing difficult as nostrils are narrowed.
To prevent this, non-incisional method is used to knot and fasten alar and columella at once to reduce the width of both.
Columella and alar are knotted
and fastened together
Width of alar and columella
are reduced at once
Distinct features of
Width of alar and columella can be changed together
Fast recovery as it is non-incisional procedure
No nasal congestion as nostrils are not reduced
Advantage of GNG Alar Reduction
1. Minimize scarring
If suture is not done properly, the chance of scarring gets higher for alar reduction procedure. At GNG, alar reduction procedure is performed only by ENT specialists with surgical knowhow and vast experience in nasal surgeries. Suture is delicately and densely done to minimize scarring as much as possible.
2. Ideal nose line
At GNG, we create best nose line with overall face ratio in mind. Aside from that, we strive for higher degree of completion in our surgery by conducting other surgeries such as nasal bridge and tip rhinoplasty at once if it is required.
GNG Thorough Physical Examination
For patient’s safety and accurate surgery plan, we perform precise body examination including nasal endoscopy, X-ray and 3D CT Scan.
GNG Alar Reduction Recommended CASE
Broad alar makes your
face look flat
You wish to narrow alar
without worrying about
You wish to have
You want ideal nose
line for your face