slimhippie

Member since 5/10/2011

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  • 28 total posts
  • 26 comments
  • 2 questions

Questions from slimhippie

Will Excess Skin on Over-shortened Nose Complicate a Revision?

I had a long nose before my primary rhinoplasty which was 4 months ago. To my surprise, my tip was rotated up a lot and the nose was shortened significantly due to the... READ MORE

Are Spreader Grafts Compatible with a Supratip Break For Revision Rhinoplasty?

I am 14 months post-op and researching a revision rhinoplasty. I would like my shortened tip fixed. I spoke to a doctor who often uses spreader grafts to lengthen shortened... READ MORE

Recent comments from slimhippie

I also ruined a naturally good looking nose by trying to get some minor corrections done. It's really rude for a doc to decide your nose is too pointy, without asking you whether you want a change. I went to two docs that work as a... READ COMMENT

So I am one of the people that is encouraging you to go see someone else. I am NOT a doctor and cannot diagnose, I'm just a fellow person who was in the revision loop for too long. The discoloration that is showing in your photos (on... READ COMMENT

The healing does not quite appear normal (I have had multiple surgeries as well). If your surgeon is telling you to wait it out, I would suggest you very quickly get a second opinion from a very reputable surgeon in England (if that's... READ COMMENT

Even that the photo is grainy - the shape looks different and prettier. Good for you. READ COMMENT

Keep icing your face 24x7, it's boring, but will make a huge difference in your healing. It will also help you see a real nose at cast off - do it the same way they did in the hospital :) Good luck!!! READ COMMENT