paigems

Location: Houston, TX
Member since 7/2/2009

Activity

  • 18 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 15 comments
  • 2 questions

Reviews & Stories

Not Happy With My Rhinoplasty 4 Years Ago. Getting a Revision As Soon As I Can Afford It. Dallas, TX

Ever since I was a teenager I was unhappy with my nose. It was very wide and flat and literally looks like someone had hit it with something and flattened the bridge. When I started college I also began having serious issues breathing out of my nose. I visited several ENTs and was told that I had structural issues with my nose that needed to be corrected by surgery to improve my breathing.... READ MORE

Questions from paigems

Will taking Accutane 4 years after a primary Rhinoplasty change the way my nose looks?

I had a primary rhinoplasty 4 years ago. My nose skin seems to be thin, and there is a bit of visible cartilage. My dermatologist has suggested a course of accutane for my... READ MORE

The tip of my nose feels cold years after Rhinoplasty. Can this be fixed?

I had a rhinoplasty 4 years ago. Over the past 2 years I have noticed that the skin on the tip of my nose has a tendency to blanch, and when the temperature is cooler, the tip... READ MORE

Recent comments from paigems

I know you posted this awhile ago, but I just wanted to say thank you! It's hard for me to share my experience, and sometimes I avoid places like here and makemeheal because it worsens my anxiety about my nose. It makes me happy to... READ COMMENT

Your nose looks awesome! Glad to hear you are happy :) Would you be willing to post a front photo at some point? READ COMMENT

Thanks for the comment txchic7! I'm sorry to hear that you've had a similar experience. I'm not even sure at this point that I would trust Dr. Cochran to do a revision on me at this point. My nose just looks so far from ideal that I... READ COMMENT

Yes, sometime in the future. I can't afford it at the moment, though. READ COMMENT