Member since 5/10/2011


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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

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

Wow. I'm amazed. You look so good. READ COMMENT

Yay! You kicked the infection! I was hoping you'd come back with good news :) READ COMMENT

I know you are not happy. But you look much better than before and in this case I think your doctor may be correct. You have a pollybeak from excessive swelling. You also seem to have really thick skin. The good news for you is... READ COMMENT