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Post Rhinoplasty: Swelling Has Gone but Tip of Nose is Still Big

I am a UK 39 Yrs old man and just had open rhinoplasty 2 weeks ago. All my swelling seems to have gone, but the tip/bottom half of nose is round and... READ MORE

Will Columella Stiffness Resolve After Rhinoplasty?

I had an open primary Rhinoplasty 6 mos. ago, and my tip is still pretty stiff and swollen. My ps placed a strut graft in my columella, narrowed my... READ MORE

Unable to Smile Propely at Almost 7 Weeks After Rhinoplasty

I had a rhinoplasty as I had an upturned nose. My doctor moved my tip downward, narrowed my tip and changed the naso-labial angle. At first my upper... READ MORE

Nose Swells/shines After a Night of Drinking and a Humid Climate - Is This Normal?

I had major rhinoplasty 2y ago. While travelling in asia, the humid climate made my nose more stiff/swell. A night of heavy drinking makes it worse... READ MORE

Very Unhappy with Rhinoplasty 6 Weeks Post Op? (photo)

I had a rhinoplasty 6 weeks ago the swelling has gone down a little but as you can see i have a bump on the right side of my nose tip and it doesn't... READ MORE

Crease when I Smile from Stiff Columella

Hi, I had a closed rhinoplasty 12 days ago, and I know it's early and still swollen and needs time. I'm just worried and I want to make sure... READ MORE

Healing Time with a Rib Graft?

I had secondary rhinoplasty with a rib graft. It's been a year and half. The nose still feels stiff. The appearance of the nose is still too big for... READ MORE

Under Eye Bruising Still Present 7 Weeks After Septorhinoplasty

I am still bruised under my eyes after a septo/rhinoplasty with an osteotomy and tip graft. I had this procedure around 7.5 weeks ago, I'm still very... READ MORE

Stiffness, Eye Pain and Burning After Rhinoplasty

I had a Rhinoplasty procedure with tip revision 6 months ago and have been experiencing burning eyes. My eyes feel like they have a foreign object in... READ MORE

My Septum Feels Sore Inside and Very Stiff?

Hello. 6 weeks post op septo-rhino. All swelling externally seems to have gone down but inside its a different matter. My nose feels like its on fire... READ MORE

Nose Stiffness?

Is nose stiffness normal 7 months post rhinoplasty op and not being able to crinkle my nose and face much? READ MORE

Rhinoplasty Stiffness/pain?

I am 2 months post op and had an open rhinoplasty to shorten my nose. My nose feels sore when I touch it on the sides and it almost feels like there... READ MORE

I Got Rhinoplasty 13 Months Ago and my Nose is Still Stiff but Only on One Side?

I was told that my nose should be fully healed by one year. It's been over a year since I have gotten my surgery, I happy with how it's turned out but... READ MORE

Post Rhinoplasty - Cant Crinkle Nose?

Almost 7 months post op and my nose is stiff and the area around my eyes closest to my nose and i cant crinkle my nose/face. Is this normal and will... READ MORE

1 Year Post Rhinoplasty Nose Sore/stiffness?

Im 1 year post op and my nose kind of feels normal some days and others its stiff or sore, is this because its still healing and changing? I sometimes... READ MORE

The Inside of my Nose is Still Very Stiff 6 Weeks After Septorhinoplasty?

I had primary 6weeks ago and was septum was straightened and has a nose tip reduction. My nose is still feeling sore inside and stiff, I have been... READ MORE

Rhinoplasty, when I Laugh Nose Looks Stiff and Not Quiet Natural, is That Normal? (photo)

I had rhinoplasty one and a half week ago, my nose looks smaller than it was, and natural and I'm happy with that. My upper lip is becoming more... READ MORE

Does Flixonase Post-Rhino Cause Swollen Joints?

I have been taking nasal drops for a week following op to remove pollups. I have noticed that my wrist & elbow joints have become stiff & sore... READ MORE

Will Tip Grafts Permently Stiffen the Tip of my Nose?

I had an open septorhinoplasty 10 weeks ago. The surgeon used alar grafts in my tip. Also performed a columella setback. My nose tip is very stiff.... READ MORE

Septum Feels Too Long and is Pushing the Bottom and Top?

Had a septorhionplasty 6 weeks ago but to me it feels like the septum is pushing the bottom part of the nose causing stiffness and being uncomfortable... READ MORE

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