Location: New York, NY
Member since 5/25/2013


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  • 8 questions

Questions from Visna

Wearing Eyeglasses Daily 2 Months After Rhinoplasty?

I had a rhinoplasty. I did not wear glasses for 9 weeks straight. However, at work, I get horrible headaches from looking at the computer screen while in contacts. Would it be... READ MORE

Pulled Something out of Nose One Day After Rhinoplasty?

I had a rhinoplasty (and septoplasty) about 24 hours ago. Something black and crusty felt stuck in my nose. So I took my tweezers and gently tugged and a small, black, crusty... READ MORE

Cuts on Nose Two Weeks Following Rhinoplasty? And General Nose Movement?

I had a rhinoplasty 12 days ago. I was using tweezers to remove flaked skin from my nose, and in two different spots, I accidentally gripped the skin and ended up with two very... READ MORE

Rolled Onto Nose at 17 Days Post-op?

I fell asleep on my back, but awoke flat on my stomach with my nose slightly leaning on my pillow. It did not hurt when I awoke and does not look different or crooked. Is it... READ MORE

Weird Bump in Nose at 3 Weeks Post-Op Rhinoseptoplasty. Is This a Cartilage Issue or Just Swelling? (photo)

There is a strange bump that is visible when I tilt my head back and look into the nasal airways. Could this be collapsed cartilage? Or is it just swelling? I am three weeks... READ MORE

Aggressively Squeezed Pore on Nose 3 Weeks Post-op Rhinoplasty?

I aggressively squeezed a pore on my nose at 21 days post-op rhinoplasty. The surrounding skin is pink and irritated, and the pore itself is red and very bothered. I've made an... READ MORE

Fell asleep leaning on chin implant at 6 weeks post-op. Could I have shifted the implant?

I must've rolled over after I feel asleep, because when I woke up, I was leaning on my chin implant. I am 6 weeks post-op. Is there any possibility that I could have shifted... READ MORE

Can forcefully massaging/pushing a chin implant move it at 4 months post-op?

I had a chin implant about 4 months ago. Around the 3 month post-op mark, I noticed that my chin looked somewhat lopsided. I believe the swelling masked the aymmetry in the... READ MORE

Discussions started by Visna

Anxiety about "ruining" rhinoplasty

I'm wondering if anyone has experienced something similar: I had a primary rhinoplasty about three weeks ago. Since the surgery, I've been having horrible anxiety about... READ MORE

Recent comments from Visna

It's too early to judge! I too had a rhinoplasty three weeks ago and was told to not even look in the mirror for at least four weeks. Please wait at least two months before being critical about your new nose. Otherwise you will just... READ COMMENT