Location: California, CA
Member since 3/27/2012


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  • 19 questions

Questions from Larissabon

Fat Injections in Lips, Is this Possible?

I heard of a procedure that can be done with ones own fat, then it is cleaned and injected in the desired area, I am interested in getting my lips augmented and was wondering... READ MORE

Am I a Canditate for Rhinoplasty? (photo)

I am 16 years old and am considering getting a rhinoplasty. My nose bridge has a slight bump and when I smile the tip of my nose droops. Also when I smile the sides of my nose... READ MORE

My nose bridge has a slight bump and the sides of it don't seem noticeable. Am I a Candidate for Rhinoplasty? (photo)

I am 16 years old and am considering getting a rhinoplasty. My nose bridge has a slight bump and the sides of it don't seem noticeable, when I smile the tip of my nose droops... READ MORE

Price for a 'Finesse Rhinoplasty'? (photo)

I have asked two previous questions about whether I was a good candidate for a rhinoplasty, most of the responses I got went along the lines of making small changes, and not... READ MORE

Candidate for Lip Augmentation? (photo)

My lips are rather small, my sister has a similar face to myself and has much fuller lips. I am wondering if I am a candidate for lip augmentation? Right now I am 16, is there... READ MORE

I'm 16 yrs old. What Changes Can Be Made to my Nose to Make It Proportional to my Face? (photo)

I am 16, and I'm considering rhinoplasty.It doesn't seem to look proportional to my face.I once had a perfectly straight nose bridge but hit it with a box,now I have a slight... READ MORE

Lip Injections, is It Possible for Me to Achieve This Size? (photo)

I am 16 and considering lip augmentation. My bottom lip is bigger than my upper lip. I know this is normal, but I really would prefer my lips especially my top one to be fuller... READ MORE

What Approach Would Be Used in my Case? (photo)

I have posted several questions asking if I was a candidate for rhinoplasty,many said yes&explained what changes could be done. I know this doesn't take the place of a... READ MORE

What Can Be Done to Improve Appearence of Nose? (photo)

I like the shape of my face and other features of my face, but my nose overpowers all of it. In my eyes I believe the tip is not defined enough and the bridge as well. In your... READ MORE

Are the Chances of a Bad Rhinoplasty Greater when Making Subtle/minor Changes? (photo)

Are the chances of a bad rhinoplasty greater when making subtle/minor changes or when basically reconstructing the entire nose drastically? I know that my nose only needs minor... READ MORE

What improvements can be made to my nose? (photos)

I want a narrower tip; a narrower dorsal base; rasp the slightly protruding bone I have; and a more noticeable dorsal bridge. My nose seems relatively short and the angle... READ MORE

Is a hard columella normal after closed rhinoplasty? 20 days post op.

My columella is hard, and, to the touch, it feels as though it is protruding. The doctor perforrmed a closed rhinoplasty, and he used a suture technique to refine the nose tip.... READ MORE

Closed rhinoplasty 3 weeks ago, is this swelling? (photos)

I am mortified if my rhinoplasty has turned out like this. The nose just looks artificial. It was a closed rhinoplasty, and the doctor used a suture technique. He did not do... READ MORE

6 weeks post op of Rhinoplasty, my nose tip seems hard and piggish. What is giving the unnatural appearance? (photos)

I had a closed rhinoplasty on may 6th 2014, about 6 weeks ago. A suture technique was used to refine nasal tip, as well as some cartilage removal, albeit what was removed was... READ MORE

3 months post op closed Rhinoplasty, the skin on the nose feels very loose, is this a concern?

The skin on my nasal tip, including supratip region, feels extremely loose. I can pinch the nasal skin, and it feels rather spongy. I am alarmed if this means something bad:... READ MORE

Inside nose swelling 5.5 months after closed rhinoplasty, I have a hard tip + columella. Is it swelling?

I had a closed rhinoplasty 5.5 months ago to refine the tip, rasp a small bump, and narrow the entire nose. It was a suture technique, bringing the domes together, to refine... READ MORE

1 year + 2 months post op primary rhinoplasty: Do I have a valve collapse? What can a revision do for my nose? (Photo)

I had a primary rhinoplasty a little more than a year ago. A dome suturing technique, osteotamies and rasping, and minor cephalic trimming was done on my nose to improve tip... READ MORE

Is a revision rhinoplasty too risky? (Photo)

I have slight alar retraction, a remaining hump, & a depression on one side of the nose. more than one year after my primary rhinoplasty. My nose is not a terrible result, but... READ MORE

What is this dent left behind after primary rhinoplasty a year ago? Can it be fixed? (Photo)

I have a dent on the left side of my nasal bridge after my 06/2014 rhinoplasty. I can breathe excellently, but, aesthetically, I feel it has made my nose look worse than before... READ MORE

Recent comments from Larissabon

Beautiful! My surgery with Dr.Bustillo is scheduled for this summer :) Was yours an open rhinoplasty? READ COMMENT

I wish you a lot of luck on your revision journey! I'm scheduled for a revision rhino with Dr.Bustillo for this summer. He's not arrogant at all. He's a very honest person. I had two consultations with him. The first one he recommended... READ COMMENT

Sending you good vibes! I hope you love your result + remember you'll see changes everyday! READ COMMENT

I think it's great that you are seeing a psychologist, continue doing so! I went into my rhinopasty thinking that my social anxiety issues would be mitigated once I got the "perfect", or near perfect, nose. When my rhinoplasty result... READ COMMENT

This gives me great hope for my own journey. Your doctor did an amazing job; you look beautiful! READ COMMENT