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rhino surgery

Hello everyone! I have a very prominent hump and it has bothered me since forever! I actually learned to live with it, but after seeing so many reviews I feel that if something bothers me that I can change, hey why not? And if I don't get it now, I know that I'm going to be wanting rhino and don't want to wait until I'm older. So I scheduled my first consultation for... READ MORE

Questions from luvluv123

Closed Rhinoplasty to Remove Hump Possible?

Hello, I am looking into having rhino done. My main concern is having the hump removed. I don't want to change too much. The hump is what bothers me the most. What would... READ MORE

Rhino. Suggestions Please.

Hello, I have a very prominent hump and the upper part of my nose, in front of my eyes, comes strongly forward. Also, the tip of my nose is wide, and underprojects a bit, do... READ MORE

Is Light Sniffling and Nose Breathing OK 1 Day Post Op?

Hello, I am one day post op and was wondering if light sniffling and breathing out of my nose is ok to do? I am breathing out of my mouth as much as I can, but when dozing off... READ MORE

Sleeping With My Arm On My Nose After Rhino?

Hello, I am about 11 weeks post op rhino and last night my husband woke me up because he said I had my arm right over my nose while sleeping he said it looked as if I was... READ MORE

Can Biting Something Crunchy or Any Type of Chewing Affect Rhino Results?

Hello I was wondering if eating something very very crunchy would in any way affect rhino results? I'm 12 weeks post op by the way. Thank you very much. READ MORE

Nose Hits From Baby. Could These Cause Damage?

I'm 12 wks post op rhino & have been tryin really hard to protect my nose, however I have had a few nudges and taps on my nose due to my 1 yr old and at night when... READ MORE

Touching Your Nose After Rhino Okay?

Hello i am about 14 weeks post op rhino and was wondering if it is ok to touch your nose at this point? i usually touch my nose gently but hardly ever push down on it..... also... READ MORE

Using Qtip to Clean Nose Ok?

Hello i'm 14 weeks post op rhino and was wondering if it is okay to use a qtip to clean your nose? and also is there any way that cleaning the inside of your nose with the qtip... READ MORE

Getting Hit Somewhere Other Than Your Nose?

If i were to get hit like on my back could it do any damage to my nose? do i have to literally get hit in the nose to do any damage READ MORE

Crackling/Crunchy Noise Post Rhino; No Pain/Soreness, Am I Okay?

Hello i'm 15 weeks post op and today while i was cleaning the inner corner of my right nostril i happened to hear a slight crack..... i did not experience any pain or soreness... READ MORE

Hit My Forehead 16 Weeks Post Rhino. Did I Damage My Rhinoplasty?

I'm 16 weeks post op rhino and today I was gettting into my car and happened to hit my forehead into the top of the door... I did not hit my nose however I felt a slight... READ MORE

Hit On My Back Of My head 4 Months Post Rhinoplasty. Did I Cause Damage?

Accidentally hit the back of my head on a bed headboard could i have damaged my nose...? currently 4 months post op rhinoplasty. READ MORE

Bug in Nose 4.5 Months Post Rhino. Was Damage Done?

Hello so the other day i was jogging and felt something go into my nose as i was running.... i think it may have been a mosquitoe.... if a bug may have gotten into my nose... READ MORE

Hit On Cheek 4/5 Months After Rhinoplasty?

Hello earlier my child accidentally bumped into the side of my face to be specific my cheek..... would anything of that sort be possible to damage my nose? did not feel any... READ MORE

Hit on Nose 5.5 Months Post Rhinoplasty?

Hello, the other day my son happened to throw a hotwheels toy car right at my nose... I didn't really feel any pain or experience any bleeding, I'm about 5 and a half months... READ MORE

Could Accidental Poking Nose with Qtip Cause Any Damage?

Hello i was wondering if i accidentally poked my nose with a qtip a little higher than the rim of the nostril if any type of damage could occur, considering i'm about 5 and a... READ MORE

Sleeping on Nose 5.5 Month Post Rhinoplasty?

Hello... so i think when i sleep at night that i may be sleeping sideways on my nose.... i hate it cause i sleep so deep that i don't remember anything.... however the other... READ MORE

Blowing a Balloon 5 1/2 Months Post Rhinoplasty?

Can blowing a balloon do any damage at all to a nose that is 5 1/2 months post op rhinoplasty? Thanks. READ MORE

Vomiting After Rhinoplasty Risks?

Hello, I was wondering if throwing up could do any possible damage to a nose that is about 6 months post op rhino? thank you. READ MORE

Peeling Nose Skin. Could Picking At it Damage Rhinoplasty Results?

Hello so earlier i had a piece of dry skin like sticking out outside of my nostril and i picked it a bit.... could picking at dry skin do anything to the nose post op rhino 6... READ MORE

Could Shaking Body After Rhinoplasty Cause Damage?

Could being shaken cause any damage to your nose 6 months post op rhino? not any kind of serious shaking just like playing around kind of shaking with the body thanks. READ MORE

Off Roading Ok?

Is it ok to go off roading in a truck 6 months post op rhinoplasty? could possibly the vibrations of the bumps and road do any damage to my nose? thanks much. READ MORE

Hits on a Nose 7 Months Post Rhinoplasty?

So the other day I was doing laundry with my son and when he picked up some clothes off the floor he accidentally swung a shirt and it swiped across my nose. I'm 7 months post... READ MORE

Scraped Skin On Nose 7 Months Post Rhinoplasty?

I had some really dry skin on the tip of my nose so i scraped it off with my fingernail.......... could that do any damage being 7 months post op rhino? thank you READ MORE

Getting Sprayed in Face With Hose After Rhinoplasty?

Hello, I was wondering could getting sprayed in the face on the nose with a water hose do any possible damage to a nose that is 7 months post op rhinoplasty? Thank you so much.... READ MORE

Blood on the Inside of My Nostrils When Cleaning?

I have heard that if any damage is done to the nose a good sign would be bleeding. I was wondering how much bleeding is considered a sign,because I usually clean my nose out... READ MORE

Sniffling Treatment?

Hello so i tend to sniffle a lot i wanna say like every day i sniffle and sometimes catch myself sniffling reallly really hard i do use nasal spray but i'm still reallly stuffy... READ MORE

8 Months Post Opa nd Woke Up With Nose Looking Different? (photo)

So I'm 8 months post op rhinoplasty and everything was going great until one day I woke up and my nose looked a little different? Its hard to explain but it looks like a dark... READ MORE

Inverted V?

It appears that I have an inverted v. I'm confused cause my doc did say he was using a spreader graft in my nose and after reading on real self I saw that the inverted v... READ MORE

Should I Trust the Same Ps for Revision Rhino? (photo)

About 7 months started noticing changes in my nose ps advised me I had a slight depression on one side of my nose.the depression collapsed in more and it appears I have an... READ MORE

Discussions started by luvluv123

Doctor Recommendations?

Hello, Anyone from Colorado have any doctor recommendations? Thank You. READ MORE

going back to same surgeon who did primary rhino.... now going for revision.....

Hello everyone, I was wondering if anyone has gone back to the same surgeon for a revision rhinoplasty and has gotten the problem fixed for good the second time... READ MORE

Recent comments from luvluv123

My nostrils were the same way! It did make a difference after all the stitches and cast came off... they didn't look as bad and as uneven. However my nostrils did stay looking a little uneven... I'm sure yours will look fine though...... READ COMMENT

They looked really really uneven with the cast off, they still are a bit uneven, but they look so much better with the cast off! everything is great now, just still getting used to my new nose lol i love it, it just took a couple of... READ COMMENT

How do you like your new nose? Hope all is well =) READ COMMENT

I progressed very well! I did get the cast off already and it took me a couple of days to get use to my new nose lol it actually came out very good! the only thing is the doctor said something about the left of my face being bigger than... READ COMMENT

14.jello, yogurt lots of water! READ COMMENT