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Pros and Cons of Gore-tex and Sillicone in Rhinoplasty?

I am trying to figure out which is between Gore-tex or Silicone is better for Rhinoplasty. I heard that Gore-tex can shrink 40% in size over time and... READ MORE

What Are Potential Rhinoplasty Side Effects?

What potential problems may occur with Rhinoplasty? Are they common? READ MORE

Pros and Cons of Grafting in a Nose Job

What are the pros and cons of using grafts in the nose esp in regard to tip work in a rhinoplasty? are grafts safe to use with low risk or is it... READ MORE

Closed Vs Open Rhinoplasty

Is closed rhinoplasty better than open rhinoplasty? In some answers to other questions on this site I've seen it mentioned that open rhinoplasty... READ MORE

Are There Different Placements for Spreader Grafts?

I was reading an article that made it sound like spreader grafts can be placed internally or externally. I was wondering what the differece is between... READ MORE

Rhinoplasty Grafting; Medpor vs Rib Graft?

Without looking at the infection or extrusion rate and basing this purely on aesthetics, when augmenting an ethnic nose - does using rib graft have a... READ MORE

Medpor Vs Silastic Comparison?

Advantage Medpor: * Tissue ingrowth decreases movement, which prevents erosion of the underlying bone * Tissue ingrowth permits access of the implant... READ MORE

What Are the Pros and Cons of Getting a Nasal Implant Versus Cartilage Grafting?

What Are the Pros and Cons of Getting a Nasal Implant Versus Cartilage Grafting? READ MORE

I Want a Rhinoplasty and Otoplasty. More Cost Effective to Do All At Once Or Separate? Pros & Cons? (photo)

I wanted to know the cost(weather together or seperate is more beneficial) and pros/cons for the operation. Any info would be helpful. READ MORE

What Are the Pros and Cons of Replacing Silicone Implant with Diced Cartilage Wrapped in Fascia?

I am going to remove my silicone implant of 2mm, and considering to replace it with diced cartilage wrapped in fascia using ear cartilage. First, is... READ MORE

My PS Said A Nose Rasping Would Suffice for my Nose? Any Opinions or What Do You Think I Should Do? (photo)

I had an appt with a PS to see what I needed done as far as a rhino? He said I just need a minor fix which would be a rasping of the nose? What are... READ MORE

Can Someone Please Tell Me the Cons for Medpor Implants Used on Rhinoplasty Patients?

I recently had an open rhinoplasty and my surgeon placed Medpor on my bridge and tip. I am 3 weeks post-op and am healing well with minimal swelling.... READ MORE

Which case would be better for me to either get the non-surgical or to get rhinoplasty? (photo)

I'm 22 years old and I despise my nose because of the hump I have from it being broken. I feel that its really pushed out as well on the photos I... READ MORE

What are the pros and cons of a Rhinoplasty?

I've always wanted to get my nose done as I feel it's very pointy and straight and I would like a slight concave slope which will soften my face. I'm... READ MORE

What are the pros and cons of using 3d printing for cosmetic surgery?

3d printing seems to be an amazing technology and is even being used in the medical field. Do you recommend 3d printed implants for facial procedures,... READ MORE

Does an open or closed rhinoplasty yield more permanent results, prevent open roof deformity, & what are the pros/cons each?

Doctors agreed: only remove dorsal hump - conflicting consults w/open vs closed. Closed pros: no scar, no tip disruption, great pis of tricky closed... READ MORE

How many options are there for nose bridge augmentation or raising the radix? And what are the pros and cons of each approach?

1. diced cartilage wrapped in fascia 2. multiple layers of fascia 3. septum/ ear/ rib cartilage 4. fat injection 5. filler injection 6. osteotomy 7. ... READ MORE

Is rhinoplasty okay to do in this age? (Photo)

Sir myself urmila makhija from india. I am 19 years old and i hav a long nose. Is rhinoplasty okay to do in this age? Is rhinoplasty guaranteed... READ MORE

Is rib cartilage good for rhinoplasty?

Rib cartilage seems to be a last option for a lot of rhinoplasty surgeons, yet it can have very good results, what are the pros and cons of this approach? READ MORE

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