Philippine Rhinoplasty Why It Became Popular

Philippine Rhinoplasty – Why it became popular


Nancy David

Rhinoplasty is a form of reconstructive or plastic surgery which deals with correcting the aesthetic form of the nose by resolving nasal traumas, congenital defects, respiratory impediments, as well as deformities.

However, other than for reconstructive purposes, rhinoplasty is also popularly known as a form of cosmetic surgery, in which the procedure is popularly known as nose job.

In the Philippines, rhinoplasty is also known as a popular form of cosmetic surgery in which many Filipinos had also undergone the procedure. What makes rhinoplasty or nose job popular in the Philippines? And what are its differences compared to rhinoplasty in the west?

Philippine Rhinoplasty – Why it became popular


According to many experts, the reason why rhinoplasty Philippines became popular in the Philippines is because of western influences in terms of beauty and cosmetics. One influence is with the aesthetic form of the nose, which is narrower and more elevated compared to most Asian noses which are flatter and wider.

Because of this, many Filipinos have chose to undergone the procedure to further improve their facial appearance. But because the procedure requires elevating the nose bridge, most rhinoplasty Philippines or nose job may require the use of implants.

Popular Implants for Philippine Rhinoplasty

There are many popular materials used for implants in rhinoplasty or nose lift Philippines. A popular example is Gore-Tex, which is also a popular material used for rainwear such as raincoats.

Gore-Tex is a waterproof/breathable fabric, and a registered trademark of W. L. Gore and Associates. Gore-Tex materials are typically based on thermo-mechanically expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) and other fluoropolymer products.

Other than used for rainwear, Gore-Tex was also used as a medical prosthesis for replacing torn anterior cruciate ligament and posterior cruciate ligament.

But other than just a medical prosthesis, Gore-Tex is also used as a form of implant used for rhinoplasty, particularly for elevating the nose bridge. Many medical groups in the Philippines, including ENHANCEMENTS, is also known to use Gore-Tex for their rhinoplasties.

But other than the use of rhinoplasty, many cosmetic experts in the Philippines also use silicone-based rhinoplasty implants as well as autologous skin-grafts. For more information you may visit to our site at

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