Gregory54

Location: Minnesota Lake, MN
Member since 7/2/2013

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Sniffing Harm Rhinoplasty?

One month ago I had a Rhinoplasty with a nasal graft to help me with breathing issues I was having. I am still very congested or maybe I just have a nervous habit of sniffing,... READ MORE

Golf After Rhinoplasty?

One month ago I had a Rhinoplasty done along with grafts to help me breathe better. I was wondering if I could play golf at this point? I am huge golfer, but understand that my... READ MORE

Cleaning Nose After Rhinoplasty?

I am currently 5 weeks post Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft surgery to correct a breathing issue I was having. My skin on my nose is looking bad and I need to wash it. I was... READ MORE

How Long To Wait Until Alcohol After Rhinoplasty?

I had a Rhinoplasty 5 and a half weeks ago as well as a nasal graft placed. I was wondering if having 5 beers or a bottle of wine would have terrible affects on my surgery. I... READ MORE

Dead Skin After Rhinoplasty?

I had a Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery 5 1/2 weeks ago. Today I had enough with all the dead skin on my nose and it wasn't going anywhere by gently washing my face with a... READ MORE

Got Hit By Blanket in Face 6 Weeks Post Rhinoplasty?

My friend threw a blanket at me and it hit my face. I am six weeks post op of a Rhinoplasty and a Nasal Graft surgery. It didn't hurt and my nose didn't bleed at all, but... READ MORE

Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery 2 Week Post Op Appointment, Normal Procedure?

The other day I went to my two week post op appointment after my rhinoplasty. The Nurse came in before the doctor and was examining my nose and answered any questions I had for... READ MORE

Does Everyone Have Nasal Valve Collapse to an Extant?

My nostrils cave in when I inhale. They did this before I had Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft surgery to fix this issue and they cave in slightly afterwords. Did I mess something... READ MORE

How Do You Know if You've Ruined a Rhinoplasty?

I had a Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery 8 weeks ago. About a week ago, I mistakenly drank too much alcohol and got to the point where I don't remember how I got to sleep. I... READ MORE

8 Weeks Post Rhinoplasty Was in the Sun for 40 Minutes Without a Hat, Did I Ruin Results?

I am 8 weeks Post Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery, today I was in the sun for roughly 40 minutes swimming and enjoying the day. I applied 30 spf to my nose and scar, but... READ MORE

Lightly Removing Boogers with Rolled Up Toilet Paper a Problem? 7-Weeks Post Op?

I am 7 weeks post op and the other day I rolled up toilet paper into a device that I thought could help me clean my nose of boogers. I stuck the tiny toilet paper rolled up, in... READ MORE

Can Rhinoplasty Graft's Move and How Can You Know This? How Long Does It Take for the Grafts to Become Stable in the Nose?

I had a Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft surgery 9 weeks ago. 3 weeks ago, I accidentally drank too much alcohol and don't remember what happened. We were in my house so not much... READ MORE

I Had a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Also Nasal Graft Work Done in my Nose. I Can Feel a Graft Inside of my Nose, is This Normal?

I was drinking with a couple friends at around 6 weeks post-op (9 weeks post-op now) and I drank to the point where I don't remember what happened. I woke up in a random bed in... READ MORE

How Do You Know if Cartilage Has Warped?

I had a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft surgery 9 weeks ago to help me with a breathing problem I had. I had a slight bump to my nose at 7 weeks post operation. I am... READ MORE

Pinched my Nose 10 Weeks out from Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft Work. Is it Damaged?

The other day at work I wasn't thinking and I just pinched my nose together almost closing my nostrils for a very brief second. It hurt right then, but not afterwords. I am... READ MORE

Sniffing Hard After Rhinoplasty, Sometimes So Hard It Sounds Like a Snort, Will This Have Long Term Effect?

I am very concerned as I have been sniffing tremendously and forcefully after my rhinoplasty/septoplasty and nasal graft surgery to correct a breathing issue I was having. I... READ MORE

How Can You Tell if You Have Displaced a Graft?

I am worried I have displaced a graft. I had a rhino/septoplasty and nasal graft surgery 10 weeks ago to help me with breathing issues. I had a bump the other day on my nose... READ MORE

How Strong is the Nose at 10 Weeks?

How strong is the nose at 10 weeks after a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery? I got bumped in the nose, it hurt a little at the time, but there was no bleeding... READ MORE

Can Dead Skin on the Nose After a Rhinoplasty Hurt the Results?

I have had dead skin on my nose for about 2 months after having a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery. It's been on there for a while, because I didn't want to... READ MORE

When is the Nose As Strong As Before a Rhinoplasty?

I had an open Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery 10 weeks ago and I took a significant blow to the nose. My nose looked the same and didn't bleed afterwords. It... READ MORE

What is the Best Way to Clean the Blackheads and Oily Skin After Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Graft Surgery? 3-Months Post Op.

I am worried that the oily skin and blackheads will be bad for my results to my surgery. I got a Rhinoplasty to breathe better. I use a daily facial cleanser on my nose... READ MORE

Will Clarisonic Mia Ruin Graft Work and Shape 3 Months Post Op? I Just Used One and Am Worried It Will.

Will using a Clarisonic Mia ruin my graft work to help me breath better after a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty/Nasal Graft Surgery? I am really worried it will. I just used it once... READ MORE

Second Hand Smoke After Rhinoplasty?

Is second hand smoke a problem after Rhinoplasty. I have only been exposed at the 2.5 month point post op. Will this be an issue? Also will blaring loud speakers in my car be... READ MORE

When Can I Use the Clarisonic Mia on my Nose Post Op Rhinoplasty/Nasal Graft? And How Often Can I Use It.

I'm 3 months out of a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery and I was wondering if I could use a Clarisonic Mia on my nose? I already used one 4 days ago and also... READ MORE

Will Sniffing Right After a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery Create Nasal Valve Collapse?

I got the Rhinoplasty to improve my Nasal Valve Collapse, but yet I am still collapsing sometimes upon inspiration, especially when I work out and I am 3 months out from the... READ MORE

When Can You Use Bench Press with Heavy Weights After Rhinoplasty?

I had a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Valve surgery and am wondering when it would be ok to use very heavy weights to work out with. I have been doing lighter work outs,... READ MORE

Can You Take Fish Oil Tablets 2 Months After a Rhinoplasty?

I take the omega 3 fish oil tablets and I have been for the past 3 weeks. I had my rhinoplasty 3 months ago, I was wondering if this was ok. Thanks. READ MORE

Coffee Before Working out Strenuously 3 Months Post Op Rhinoplasty. Is This Ok?

I read that coffee and working out after will tremendously increase your blood pressure. I have been doing this and was wondering if it would effect my Rhinoplasty or Nasal... READ MORE

Clarisonic Mia on Nose After Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery?

When can I use this product? How frequently should I use this product? I've used 3 times, all 3 months post op, but each time I have only used this product on my nose for as... READ MORE

Kegel Exercises After Rhinoplasty?! Is This Ok?

I do these exercises usually. Is this a problem that I am doing this after a Rhinoplasty/Septoplast and Nasal Graft surgery? READ MORE

When Can I Aggressively Wash my Nose After Rhinoplasty?

I had a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Nasal Graft surgery 3.5 months ago and the skin on my nose looks bad. It's got blackheads all over it and is yellowish in some parts. I... READ MORE

Does Nose Skin Look Normal? I Am Worried my Skin is So Bad That It Will Effect my Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft Surgery. (photo)

I got a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty and Graft work done 3.5 months ago. I am worried that my skin is in such poor condition that it will effect the work done, which all was done in... READ MORE

I hear a popping noise in my nose whenever I blow my nose hard. Is this an issue?

I had a Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty done 4 months ago along with Nasal Graft Surgery. I had sinus infection about a month ago and was blowing my nose a lot, when one time, I just... READ MORE

When can you use an exfoliant on your nose after a Rhinoplasty? Also how do you deal with the peeling skin afterwords?

When I use my neutrogena deep exfoliant on my nose during a shower, I get peeling skin on my nose, as if the skin was too dry. I usually just rub it off with my fingers. I was... READ MORE

How do you know if Rhinoplasty cartilage grafts have moved and how bad is occasional nose picking?

I had a rhinoplasty a year ago to improve breathing and appearance. Recently it's been more difficult to breath through my nose. Could this be due to cartilage grafts moving in... READ MORE

Did not blow/pick my nose off all boogers and mucus until 6 months after Open Rhinoplasty. Could this affect the final results?

So around a year ago I had an open Rhinoplasty and a septoplasty performed. The doctor put some grafts in my nose in order to make it so I could breath better. I was paranoid... READ MORE

1 year post op Rhinoplasty, the tip droops while smiling. Was this surgeons error or my own?

I am a year out from an open rhinoplasty with a septoplasty. My tip drops significantly when I'm smiling. I started to pick my nose a lot at 6 months because I was obsessed... READ MORE

Discussions started by Gregory54

When can I sleep on my side after Rhinoplasty?

I am currently 4.5 weeks post Rhinoplasty and Nasal Graft surgery to help me with some breathing problems I was having. At about 2.5 weeks post surgery I started sleeping on my... READ MORE