paigems

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

Activity

  • 17 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 14 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

I still think your nose looks great. Looks thinner than the primary and that's with the swelling. Nice and symmetrical too. I would be so happy to have your result. READ COMMENT

Swelling can take YEARS to come down. My nose looked like a who from the grinch when I was your amount of time after surgery. READ COMMENT

Your nose looks great. It's probably still very swollen, and I would expect it to be less wide and upturned as that swelling goes down. Don't get discouraged yet. 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