Location: NYC
Member since 3/16/2012


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Questions from Marlex

Blackheads After Rhinoplasty?

I'm three weeks post op, everything seems to be going just great! However, I have a lot of nasty and persistent blackheads on my nose. It looks real awful. I've tried gentle... READ MORE

Recent comments from Marlex

My nose also looked piggish with my cast on and about a month after but now I absolutely love it! READ COMMENT

I couldn't blow my nose, and I'm sure you gals also can't-- this adds to the diminished airflow and the stuffiness. I bought a nasal spray and that REALLY helped me. READ COMMENT

Dr. Shah was also my surgeon. I hated my nose when I first saw it, I looked like a character from Dr. Seuss' stories. However, that was all swelling and I'm beginning to love it more everyday. READ COMMENT

Elfgirl, I'm still noticing some asymmetry with my nostrils-- particularly with my right nostril. I read that all the post op swelling will magnify any imperfections, including slight asymmetries. I went back to my pre-op pictures... READ COMMENT

I can only share my experience with you, if you choose not to believe me-- that's not my concern. Having rhino done was a very personal experience for me so I'm not sure if I want to upload any of my photos yet. I haven't written a... READ COMMENT