What is a tip rhinoplasty nyc new york ny

The nose is made up both bone and cartilage.  The top third of the nose is bone , and the lower two thirds of the nose is comprised of cartilage.  The very tip of the nose consists of two paired cartilages that resemble rams horns.  Those are the cartilage is responsible for the contour,  shape, projection and rotation of the nasal tip.  A tip plasti rhinoplasty, limits the surgical attention  to just the lower third of the nose, that is the tip