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1.5 YR Post-Op!!' - still my only regret is not doing it sooner - Newmarket, ON

First of all, thank you all for sharing your experiences with before and after pics! I am looking for some feedback from past rhinoplasty patients of Dr. Rival - those who had the procedure done in last 1-2 years - cost, recovery time, expectations met, changes from surgery to 12 months post op, etc I am extremely excited to finally be going ahead with my rhinoplasty as I've wanted this... READ MORE

Recent comments from WaitingPatiently

Yes, I am so very grateful for my new nose! Thank you :) READ COMMENT

Lol! I can relate because I used to spend hours on Realself going through all the before & afters!!! And like you, my thick middle eastern skin had me worried! Yes, my bridge narrowed throughout the first year and after, as well as the... READ COMMENT

Wow!!! Thank you!!! Your post-op looks pretty - Can't wait to see your full transformation once all the swelling is gone! READ COMMENT

Thank you:) I was swollen and bruised for a very long time! I had bruises on my cheeks and jawbone as well - even after 4 weeks! ... From 4 weeks to 4 months my healing seemed to have paused and swelling was not going down much. But by... READ COMMENT