Member since 2/5/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Cast off and......

I've been following everyone's stories on here for about a month now so now that I have booked my surgery I decided to write my review. I have wanted my nose done for 20 years and I am finally ready to take the plunge. I have hated my profile due to the dorsal hump. I like the front view so not trying to change that part just the profile. I started my search/consults in April...went on 4... READ MORE

Discussions started by Erika97580

Who did you consult with and eventually have do your rhinoplasty in the Philadelphia area?

I am just starting this process and had  my 1st consult with Dr. Pontell in Media.  Want to do a few more consults before I make my decision.  Thanks... READ MORE

When picking your Plastic Surgeon?

Did you ask to speak on the phone with referrals and if so how many?  I'm almost ready to pick my surgeon  but there is not that much info on him on this board... READ MORE

Recent comments from Erika97580

Good to hear from you. Your nose looks great and I'm so glad you are happy with your results. I feel the same as you...mine is not perfect but I'm so happy with my new nose...I no longer feel self conscious and for that I am 100%... READ COMMENT

I still have them too and 2 1/2 months out. When I asked my doc he just said that happens to some people and there's really nothing you can do. Ive just been using make up to cover them. Hope they go away soon for both of us! READ COMMENT

I'm almost 2 months out as well and I also have the dark circles under my eyes and still a tiny bit of bruising...this surprised me. I have my 2 month visit on Monday so if I find anything else out I will keep you posted. I've said it... READ COMMENT

Your look amazing!!!! Sorry to hear your depression is back. I had bouts of it in my late teens and twenties..mostly college and work related issues triggered it. Haven't had it since I had kids....8 years +. Hope you can get it back... READ COMMENT

Oh no! My nose became an instant target after my rhinoplasty too! My youngest kept hitting it by accident and it hurt so bad but I never heard a crack. I would call but not sure there is anything they can do right now. I'm sure... READ COMMENT