Loving my new nose! - After many years I decided I am happy with the results so far - Colombia, CO

Hello, My name is Angela, After many years I...

Hello, My name is Angela, After many years I decided I am happy with the results so far.

Surgery was on Monday, August 27 and it went well, I came back yesterday so the doctor changed the tape and thought me how to change it every week for 3 more weeks... My nose is still swollen and I have a little bruising around my eyes but its minimal. I bought arnicare gel today. Just wanted to share that

Today is day 12, I changed my tape, so I was able...

today is day 12, I changed my tape, so I was able to take some pics that I am sharing here, My nose is so much better, and the bruising and swelling are markedly improved.

Today is day 23, I'm glad I took my tape off...

Today is day 23, I'm glad I took my tape off today, I can see a big difference from last week, still a lot swollen between my eyes, I look like a pig/alien mixed. I hope my nose tip will drop down a little bit.. I'm posting some pics, any comments? :)

Hello, one month after my surgery, I think I look...

Hello, one month after my surgery, I think I look ok, but now I have some concerns about my scars, inside my nostrils, the thing is that I didn't bring enough pills for the inflammation when I came back from Colombia, I tough the inflammation would go away naturally and it did but very slow compared with a person taking the pills, they are called celebrex and they are not ovt, My tip nose is so hard, so I called my doctor last week and he toll me I should have not stopped taking the medicine, and that I should get them asp because they not only help me with the inflammation but also to prevent scar tissue forming (fibrosis) My family sent me the medication but UPS required more clarification or description for this medicine and clearing from the FDA... I hope I can get the medicine sent to me ASAP and that is not too late to continue taking it. I guess this is one of many reasons why surgery abroad is so risky.. Anyway, I hope this is just a minor issue, other than that, I feel great but I know I was very lucky getting this procedure done just 2 weeks before my trip back home and not having complications or regrets. Sorry about my poor english. I just wanted to share that... I am also posting a recent pic. Any comments?, thanks!

I'm sorry, I meant to say OTC not ovt :)

I'm sorry, I meant to say OTC not ovt :)

It has been 3 months since my surgery, I'm happy...

It has been 3 months since my surgery, I'm happy with the results, my nose looks very natural!

I feel great! I think this was the best decision...

I feel great! I think this was the best decision I've made. I love my new nose. The tip went down a little bit more but I think my nose looks more natural now. I dont have to avoid pictures any more. 2012 was the best year ever and from now on I just feel more confident and happy.

I for to mention that I am at 5 months post op....

I for to mention that I am at 5 months post op. here new pics
Rito Marino

4 out of 5 stars Overall rating
4 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
4 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
4 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
4 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
4 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
4 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
4 out of 5 stars Payment process
3 out of 5 stars Wait times
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