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Removing Scabs in Nose from Rhinoplasty?

I had Rhinoplasty done about a week ago and my nose is full of scabs. I know this is normal but the scabs are very annoying. I can hardly breathe... READ MORE

Have I Ruined the Results of my Rhinoplasty by Picking at my Nose?

I had an open rhinoplasty and my cast and sutures came out 5 days later. Starting day 6, I began to retape my nose and touch it. I have also picked at... READ MORE

Will Picking the Scabs Out of My Nose Affect the Results of My Rhinoplasty?

I'm 11 days post op and today when I woke up I had trouble breathing from my nose. And when I looked at the mirror I realized that it was because... READ MORE

How To Deal With Scabs After Rhinoplasty?

Hi I had an open rhinoplasty a month ago and have uncomfortable crusts and/or scabs in my nostrils that make me feel stuffy. I think I wasn't... READ MORE

Preventing Scarring from Pulled Scab Inside Nostril After Rhinoplasty?

11 days post-op from rhinoplasty. 3 days ago I was using peroxide and q-tips to clean out dried blood inside my nostrils and I accidentally pulled out... READ MORE

I Had Rhinoplasty Four Years Ago and Still Get Scabs and Nose Bleeds, What Could be the Cause?

I had rhinoplasty four years ago and the scabs were normal with being there for a few weeks. but that was 4 years ago and have still got them. i also... READ MORE

Pulled Stitches from the Outside of my Nose Today?

I got my cast off today, day 6, and when I got home I started to clean up the outside of my nose where I saw dry blood. I was using tweezers, and when... READ MORE

Scab on Septum is Normal?

Scab on nostril wall after 2 months operation..is that normal? READ MORE

Scabs in nostril after rhinoplasty - When Will They Fall Off?

I've had closed rhinoplasty 3 weeks ago and there are scabs in my nostril. How long does it take for these scabs to fall off? Also, I've had these... READ MORE

I had septoplasty 8 months ago, septum is loose and makes a whistling sound. Is this normal?

The side that was to be opened more, is still reddish inside. Sometimes I hear my nose whistling, and there is still a little scab that I can feel... READ MORE

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