Location: Chicago, IL
Member since 1/4/2012


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Reviews by FunnyLion

Getting Over The Hump - Chicago, IL

Hello RealSelf world! So I’ve been lurking around this site for quite some time now, and can’t even begin to say how helpful and enjoyable it has been to read everyone’s stories throughout these past few months. I don’t know where I’d be without them, so I figured it’s about time... READ MORE

Recent comments from FunnyLion

Hi Gaby, Sorry for the delay in replying! My nose is still healing, so it's still kind of a waiting game. I could tell as soon as I took the tape off from the rasping that even with the swelling, it looked a lot more even in the... READ COMMENT

Thanks, Lilly! Yes, I had an open rhinoplasty and bones broken during surgery. READ COMMENT

Sorry for the delay in getting back to you! I'd say that the biggest decrease in swelling took place in those first few weeks/ first month or so after surgery. It kinda just went down very slowly but steadily after that, but I did... READ COMMENT

Thank you so much! It's hard to be patient, but that's just part of going through with a rhinoplasty for a lot of people. Some people are lucky and don't have to deal with much swelling at all, but I think for most it takes a decent... READ COMMENT

It really was so much easier than I expected! Thanks, though - I'm looking forward to seeing the swelling from this procedure go down. I really liked the shape of my nose even after taking off the tape, so I'm thinking it's gotta look... READ COMMENT