Location: New London, TX
Member since 5/5/2012


  • 31 total posts
  • 2 reviews
  • 19 questions

Reviews & Stories

Bad Chin Implant- Stay Away - Brighton, Vic, AU

Had a chin implant done with him- he told me the DAY OF my surgery that my chin was crooked and hence the implant would be too. he didnt have an imaging system, and uses poretex inplants...two signs of a bad surgeon in my opinion! he didnt listen to my requests for what shape wanted. his receptionist L*** was also one of the rudest ladies iv ever met. READ MORE

My Rhinoplasty - Post Op 6 Months - London, KY

Hi! I realise that we never really hear from rhinoplasty patients post op after 3 months or so... so I've decided to share my rhino journey. I got my septo-rhinoplasty open prodcedure done around 7 months ago. I had a huge cast on for a week, and then taping for a week after that. When my cast first came off, I remember being amazed at how small it was. I should have taken photos of it,... READ MORE

Questions from Katherine1990

Can Rhinoplastic Surgeons Create a Small 'Button' Nose? (photo)

The small 'button' noses that are seen on most models- can rhinoplastic surgeons create these shape noses from a nose that is a little longer and bigger than average?\... READ MORE

How Can I Reduce the Swelling in the Tip of Nose 2 Weeks Post Op?

Hi! I had open septorhinoplasty 2 weeks ago today, and, as expected, the tip of my nose is very very hard. I have been told that this will soften up and most of this swelling... READ MORE

Bumped the Tip of my Nose 2 Weeks After Septorhinoplasty?

Hi, i accidently forcefully pulled up the tip of my nose yesterday. My nose hurt alot, and my front teeth went numb for a little while (as they were for the 1st week after... READ MORE

How Long After Surgery Can I Do All These Activities?

I had open septoshinoplasty. How long after the surgery will i be able to do vigorous exercise, drink alcohol (sometimes in excess), and take hot baths and showers, WITHOUT MY... READ MORE

Rhinoplasty Recovery- Hyper Baric Oxygen Therapy?

Hi! I am just wondering as to whether hyper baric oxygen therapy would help recovery 3 months post op? My tip and columella are still very swollen, So I am wondering if this... READ MORE

Steroid Tablets for 2 Weeks for Rhinoplasty?

Hi! I have finished a prescribed course of Prednisone at 25mg p/day for 7 days. my doctor said to come back and she will be able to prescribe me more. However, I have heard... READ MORE

Will my Chin Implant Be Big Enough?

Im getting Ramirez button chin implant which has the dimensions 40mm x 25mm x 4mm. The 4mm is the amount it is projected by. Will it change the appearance of my chin from the... READ MORE

How Much Longer Will My Nose Keep Changing After Septorhinoplasty? (photo)

Hi! I had open septorhino done 6.5 months ago.I have thin skin & no grafts used. At the 6 month mark, my tip started to soften. I also noticed (around the same time) one... READ MORE

Lips Sit Unevenly After Chin Implant? (photo)

I got a 4 millimetre (in projection) chin implant 4.5 months ago. Since then, I have noticed that my top lip sits crookedly on my face, as well as my bottom lip. It is not too... READ MORE

Columella One Year Post Op? (photo)

Hi Doctors! I am finally at 11.5 months post op septorhino. My nose has improved a lot, but my columella still hangs a little. It hangs less than an inch past where my nostril... READ MORE

14 Months Postop, Breathing Problems & Swelling. I Chose a Very High Quality Surgeon, I Am Not Worried About a Bad Nose Job?

Still can't breath properly out of my right nostril. However, when i massage the tip(which is still firm) or the right side of my nose, I can temporarily breathe better out of... READ MORE

I had a Porex chin implant last year but I want more projection. What are my options? Can another implant be added on top of it?

I got a porex chin implant around one year ago, but i need more projection in my chin. is it possible to add another chin implant on top of the already existing one? i have one... READ MORE

Roughly, how many millimetres will my nose droop with age?

I am 25 now, and am going to have a revision rhino. my skin is thin, and I'm Caucasian with skin that can be incredibly oily or incredibly dry. My question is, on average, by... READ MORE

Will wheatgrass have an adverse effect on Restylane/Juvederm filler in my lips?

I have recently started taking 2 teaspoons of wheatgrass a day, and i can feel it's affects- much less body odour and bad breath, very clear skin ect. However, I am worried... READ MORE

Nose to drop after closed revision rhino depending on how scars heal?

I had closed revision rhino 3 days ago, where my nose was shortened by 4mm using 3 sutures (surgeon measured 4mm during the op). My nose is still taped up, but i love how high... READ MORE

Pulled dissolvable stitches 7 days after rhinoplasty. Have I done any harm? (revision)

I accidently kept pulling at some bloody grots that were in my nose, trying to get them out. I didnt know that they were attached to a dissolvable stitch in my nose. I pulled... READ MORE

Does no 'tip hardness' after revision rhino mean that there's no swelling?

I had closed revision rhinoplasty 3 weeks ago, and my tip isn't hard... does this mean there's no swelling? My nose is bigger than what it was after I took the tape off. With... READ MORE

Modelis filler for eye troughs?

Iv had restylane, juvederm ultra plus and modelis in my lips. the only one that's worked is modelis. can i use this in my eye troughs/ under eyes? READ MORE

Any suggestions for Chin implant revision?

I had a poretex 4mm chin implant done 3 years ago, screwed in with one titanium bolt. i want way more projection in my chin. is the best way to achieve, to add an extension... READ MORE

Recent comments from Katherine1990

Hi! You nose looks Amazing!!! And so do you! You should be so happy! Just wondering what the prescription that your Doc told u to take when your son hit your nose? At 14 months post op my nose is still swollen, and I hate that anxious... READ COMMENT

That is honestly the nicest looking post rhinoplasty nose I've ever seen!! READ COMMENT

OMG... that is EXACTLY the nose I wanted..!! it's so cute and small! I asked my surgeon to give me a nose exactly like yours, but mine is so much bigger :( swap?? :p READ COMMENT

I didnt have any changes in my nose until 6 months post op, it is very despressing and disheartening so I know how you feel... feeling like there will never be any changes! but just hang in there, i promise it will change SOOOO much...... READ COMMENT