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Is the Skin on my Nose to Thin

Hello about 2 years ago i had a rhinoplasty to remove a bump on the bridge of my nose , during the healing process a small hard lump apeared on my... READ MORE

Best Way to Fix Slightly Bumpy Nose?

I got surgery 20 yrs ago for a slightly deviated nose from a fight. The fix looked ok at first even though I noticed a slight shadow on my right... READ MORE

Options for Grafts in a Revision Rhinoplasty with Thin Skin?

Hello, I have been told by doctors that I need spreader grafts and a graft on my bridge for a scoop. I have thin skin what are my best options for... READ MORE

Revision on a Discolored Nose?

Hello, I'm about six months out from a revision rhinoplasty in which I believe my skin was thinned. I am a fair skinned caucasian so I don't think... READ MORE

Is my Skin Too Thin for Revision Rhinoplasty? (photo)

I had my rhinoplasty in 2007 for a deviated septum and he also reduced the tip and projection. The tip of my nose is quite thin and i have been told... READ MORE

From Your Experience, How Soon Can a Cartilage Graft from Septum or Scar Tissue Begin to Soften or Resorb Some?

8 months post-op and still have a little swelling mostly on right tip and supra tip area. I have thin skin. An underlay graft was placed under right... READ MORE

Revision. Paper thin skin. Tip Bossae prominent. Twisted. No functional problems. (Photo)

Hello, the surgeon I like wants to fix my tip bossae with an open approach. He does not want to use any grafts because of my super thin skin with a... READ MORE

Pinched tip + tight thin skin + nostril asymmetry. Can it be fixed with revision to achieve a natural looking nose? (Photo)

I had rhinoplasty done three years ago. For the first year I was happy with it,cause it looked natural. Once the swelling went down I've developed a... READ MORE

How Common is It for Your Surgeon to Need to Do a Touch-up Procedure and Can They Be Done with a Closed Approach?

My ps may need to trim or remove an underlay graft made out of septal cartilage.It's caused my right tip cartilage to push against my skin & it... READ MORE

How to Place a Spreader Graft So It Won't Be Seen Externally on a Thin-skinned Patient?

Hello, I have heard some doctors comment that spreader grafts can make the upper part of the nose too wide or bulky. However, I have seen some before... READ MORE

Is filler in the tip/lower lateral cartilage area okay?

I have been told by some rhinoplasty surgeons that fillers in the tip of the nose are OK, but have also been told that it could lead to issues from... READ MORE

How Are the Bones Kept in Place After Being Broken for Nasal Bone Narrowing? Glue?

I'm east asian and underwent nasal bone narrowing in the orient. My surgeon placed a graft (septal cartilage) on top of my bridge without my consent.... READ MORE

Are there any surgeons out there who can do tertiary Revision Rhinoplasty in a closed procedure ?

Are there any surgeons out there who can do tertiary revision rhinoplasty in a closed procedure ? My case is complex and my skin is very thin. Is it... READ MORE

Why isn't fascia used more routinely in thin-skinned revision patients?

I have had a revision rhinoplasty and I have thin skin. So far the healing hasn't revealed any irregularities but I do worry about the long term... READ MORE

I want a Rhinoplasty revision but have been told I have thin skin and that it's not worth it, need some pro opinions? (photo)

Had a rhinoplasty 1 year ago. To reduce tip and dorsal hump. Now bridge is uneven you can see a bump when you look at me head on and left nostril is a... READ MORE

Does my case have hope? Thick skin, 2 rhinos, nose augmentation. (photos)

Hi in 2009, I had a rhinoplasty for a thinner and straighter nose and the Dr. blamed the horrilbe result on my body┬┤s reaction to healing. After a ... READ MORE

Visible cartilage graft on the tip of my nose. Any suggestions? (photos)

I have had three rhinoplastys. From what I can see years later, my skin looks like it has thinned and now I can see a hard cartilage graft that was... READ MORE

Fillers in nose with very thin skin after Rhinoplasty? (photos)

I had a revision rhinoplasty 4 years ago and over time the graft in the bridge has become very prominent and the left side looks dipped giving a very... READ MORE

I am unhappy with my 4th rhinoplasty and I am feeling depressed (Photo)

Had my first surgery when i was 21. They used a silicone but it was too big so they removed it becoz of infection. After a month they used a smaller... READ MORE

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