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Questions from august1608

Hanging Columella/droop After Open Rhinoplasty (1 week Post-Op)?

I had an open rhinoplasty performed last week to increase tip definition, reduce columella show and rotate the tip slightly. The columella does appear larger than before and is... READ MORE

Otoplasty- Will My Result Improve? (photo)

Hi, I had a bilateral otoplasty performed 10 days ago. I am not happy with the result so far, the tops of the ears are sticking out and have a telephone look to them. Was just... READ MORE

Concerned I Have an Infection 2 Months Following Rhinoplasty?

I had an open rhinoplasty 2 months ago. I had a columellar strut put in using cartilage from my septum. I have been experiencing headaches, congestion and a foul odor coming... READ MORE

Is This Swelling? 4 Months Post Rhinoplasty (photo)

Hi 4 months ago I underwent a primary rhinoplasty. I am delighted with the profile view but the 3/4 view in the last 6 weeks or so has gotten progressively worse. It appears... READ MORE

Scar Tissue After Primary Rhinoplasty?

Hello i had an open primary rhinoplasty 5 months ago and the right side of my nose is either swollen or has scar tissue. had a kenalog injection 7 days ago and have yet to see... READ MORE

Massage After Kenalog Injection, 5 Months Post Rhinoplasty?

I had a Kenalog injection into some swelling in my nose 10 days ago and have yet to see any effect. I have been applying pressure to the area/massaging it in the hope it... READ MORE

Solution for Rhinoplasty Scar Tissue?

I had open primary rhinoplasty 7 months ago and still have a lump on the right side of my nose. it has become slightly firmer recently. i have had 2 steroid injections which... READ MORE

Will Taking Propecia (Finasteride) Affect Rhinoplasty Healing?

I am planning a minor revision rhinoplasty and wondered whether the 1/mg per day of Finasteride (brand name Propecia) will affect healing in any way? I take it for hair loss... READ MORE

Tooth Pain Following Rhinoplasty?

I am 2 days post rhinoplasty and am due to have a filling put in in a week, 9 days after surgery. At the moment the tooth is quite painful, am I risking anything by waiting to... READ MORE

Minoxidil Post Rhinoplasty?

Is it okay to take Minoxidil after Rhinoplasty? READ MORE

Minoxidil (Rogaine) After Rhinoplasty?

Hi there. Is it ok to apply Rogaine foam to the scalp after having a rhinoplasty? Or will it make swelling worse because it is a vasodilator? READ MORE

Is it ok to do heavy weightlifting and intensive workouts 4 months post rhinoplasty?

I had an open rhinoplasty 4 months ago. I still have a bit of swelling but nothing major. It is still swollen first thing in the morning when I wake up then gradually goes. Am... READ MORE