Location: British Columbia, BC
Member since 3/19/2013


  • 7 total posts
  • 5 questions

Questions from kaje

Will Slimming a Bulbous Tip Make the Nose Appear Smaller on the 3/4 Profile, Without Deprojection? (photo)

The surgeon I have met with says I only need to have the hump on my bridge removed, the tip slimmed, and a slight tip rotation. I believe he is very experienced. But would... READ MORE

Can You Have a Rhinoplasty Consultation Via Telephone and Email For Pictures?

I live no where near a facial cosmetic surgeon. I have flown 1000 miles for one consultation (RE: rhinoplasty), and while it went well, I feel that a second/third opinion may... READ MORE

Do Offices Ever Offer Assistance/information to out of Town/country Patients As to Where to Stay Etc?

I am searching for the "right surgeon" for my rhinoplasty. I am from Canada. So if I travel to the states it will obviously be quite a far distance. If a patient is alone what... READ MORE

In the Week After Rhinoplasty Can You Do Much?

I am considering travelling across the country for rhinoplasty. I am wondering if I were to bring my husband (to help me during recovery) if we could also enjoy/explore the... READ MORE

Can steroid injections after rhinoplasty produce permanent results or will the swelling inevitably return?

Surgery was 17 mths ago. At 12 mths we did injections in the supratip area twice, 5 wks apart, & had nice results. But 7-8wks later the swelling returned. Surgeon says we will... READ MORE

Recent comments from kaje

Thank you so much for your story. The experience was explained wonderfully and your insights were so helpful. I too thought I would be immune to the swelling and I'm only two weeks post op and not very happy but your story has made me... READ COMMENT

I think it looks REALLY good. The swelling is going down totally! I can see the day of cast removal that the swelling would have been alarming. lol. But the new pictures (only like a week later) it looks SO SO SO good. I would be happy.... READ COMMENT