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Reviews & Stories

Swelling After Restylane Injections? - Madison, WI

Pros - Quick, painless, fairly happy with the results, affordable, wonderful doctor, nice results, took only about 5 minutes! Have some filler left for future touch-ups Cons - not permanent, swelling? I had a non-surgical nose job less than 48 hours ago. Restylane was injected to smooth out some bumps on the left side of my nose. I am a little worried because now the left side of my... READ MORE

Questions from cabby

Side of Nose Curving Outward After Restylane Injection?

I had a Non-surgical nose job less than 48 hours ago. Restylane was injected to smooth out some bumps on the left side of my nose. I am a little worried because now the left... READ MORE

Opinion on Tanning Beds for Vitamin D Synthesis?

How much sunlight is too much and increases the risk fo skin cancer? I like to use a tanning bed for about 10-15 minutes three to four times a week. Am I putting myself at risk... READ MORE

Swelling on Nose After Restylane

How long does swelling last after Restylane injections in the nose? READ MORE

Kenalog Injection for Swelling Nose from Restylane?

I had Restylane injected into the nose approximately six days ago. I can't really tell where it was injected. The tip of my nose feels squishy and it looks diffusely swollen.... READ MORE

Squishy Nose After Rhinoplasty and Minor Revision?

I had an open Rhinoplasty in March 2008 with a very minor Revision Rhinoplasty (took 15 minutes under straight local, closed procedure)in Jan 09. The tip of my nose feels... READ MORE

Restylane Injections in Limited Areas?

Hello, I had approximately 1 ml. of Restylane injected into the tear trough area and love the results. I would like to get some in the cheekbone area to make my cheekbones a... READ MORE

How Can I Tell if I Have Thick or Thin Nasal Skin?

Hello, I am wondering how to tell if I have thick or thin nasal skin. I am blonde with very fair skin; however, my skin does tend to be oily and I do have some visible pores on... READ MORE

I Had my Second Revision Rhinoplasty (3 Total) About 8 Mos Ago.

The First Was 13 Yrs Ago and the second was in 2007. The third was due to injury. At this stage, how much swelling is to be expected? I have days or weeks when the swelling... READ MORE

Solutions for Swelling One Year After Revision Rhinoplasty? Kenalog?

Hi- I had an open revision rhinoplasty exactly one year ago. I am still experiencing intermittent swelling. I know this is swelling because at times it looks very nice and... READ MORE

Do You Always Need Multiple Kenalog Injections?

Hello, I had an open revision rhinoplasty 17 months ago. I was experiencing intermittent swelling. 4 wks ago, my surgeon injected kenalog into my nose. It has helped greatly in... READ MORE

How Long Does Swelling Really Last After Rhinoplasty?

I am 20 months post open revision rhinoplasty. This was a complete re-do as I needed extensive correction. The results are overall great and I will go weeks with a very slim... READ MORE

Why Does my Nose Turn Red Every Afternoon After Revision Rhino?

Hi - I had a revision rhinoplasty 2 years ago. I have a very strange situation - every afternoon, my nose turns red, throbs, feels warm, looks swollen, and I feel congested.... READ MORE

Swelling Three Years Post Revision Rhinoplasty?

Hello Doctors, I had an open revision rhinoplasty approximately three years ago. I am very satisfied with the results; however, I am still taping my nose at night. My surgeon... READ MORE