Location: New York, NY
Member since 5/25/2013


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Questions from Visna

Wearing Eyeglasses Daily 2 Months After Rhinoplasty?

I had a rhinoplasty. I did not wear glasses for 9 weeks straight. However, at work, I get horrible headaches from looking at the computer screen while in contacts. Would it be... READ MORE

Pulled Something out of Nose One Day After Rhinoplasty?

I had a rhinoplasty (and septoplasty) about 24 hours ago. Something black and crusty felt stuck in my nose. So I took my tweezers and gently tugged and a small, black, crusty... READ MORE

Cuts on Nose Two Weeks Following Rhinoplasty? And General Nose Movement?

I had a rhinoplasty 12 days ago. I was using tweezers to remove flaked skin from my nose, and in two different spots, I accidentally gripped the skin and ended up with two very... READ MORE

Rolled Onto Nose at 17 Days Post-op?

I fell asleep on my back, but awoke flat on my stomach with my nose slightly leaning on my pillow. It did not hurt when I awoke and does not look different or crooked. Is it... READ MORE

Weird Bump in Nose at 3 Weeks Post-Op Rhinoseptoplasty. Is This a Cartilage Issue or Just Swelling? (photo)

There is a strange bump that is visible when I tilt my head back and look into the nasal airways. Could this be collapsed cartilage? Or is it just swelling? I am three weeks... READ MORE

Aggressively Squeezed Pore on Nose 3 Weeks Post-op Rhinoplasty?

I aggressively squeezed a pore on my nose at 21 days post-op rhinoplasty. The surrounding skin is pink and irritated, and the pore itself is red and very bothered. I've made an... READ MORE

Fell asleep leaning on chin implant at 6 weeks post-op. Could I have shifted the implant?

I must've rolled over after I feel asleep, because when I woke up, I was leaning on my chin implant. I am 6 weeks post-op. Is there any possibility that I could have shifted... READ MORE

Can forcefully massaging/pushing a chin implant move it at 4 months post-op?

I had a chin implant about 4 months ago. Around the 3 month post-op mark, I noticed that my chin looked somewhat lopsided. I believe the swelling masked the aymmetry in the... READ MORE

Discussions started by Visna

Anxiety about "ruining" rhinoplasty

I'm wondering if anyone has experienced something similar: I had a primary rhinoplasty about three weeks ago. Since the surgery, I've been having horrible anxiety about... READ MORE