updated 01/30/2013 AT 9:00 AM ET
•originally published 01/30/2013 AT 10:00 AM ET
So is it any wonder that women also want Kate’s nose?
British plastic surgeons say requests for the Duchess of Cambridge’s “near perfect” and petite nose have tripled since 2011, according to the Daily Mail, which has interviewed several women who said having a similar eye-catching royal profile was exactly the look they sought as they underwent rhinoplasty.
“Her nose is straight with a cute, rounded tip and is perfectly in proportion to her face,” plastic surgeon Maurizio Persico said. “This gives Kate an attractive and striking profile.”
“Plus, she always looks happy and confident in photos, which is especially appealing to women whose own appearance makes them unhappy – those who feel self-conscious about larger or crooked noses, which they believe dominate their faces,” Persico added.