Location: New York State
Member since 8/19/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Now,...The Post-Op Patience! - Binghamton, NY

Like most of you Real Self bloggers who click on that all too familiar RHINOPLASTY link, there are feelings that I too have had towards my nasal profile, that often carries a heavy ambiance. And for that, we are a different breed. I truly believe that because of all the self-consciousness, teasing and "harmless" observations from others, it has formed a certain kind of resiliency and... READ MORE

Questions from daisy_day

After Open Rhinoplasty, is There a Way to Know (Before 6-12 Mos), What is Swelling on the Bridge & Radix & What is the New Nose?

I 'm at the 6 wk. post-op mark for an open rhinoplasty and I'm concerned that not enough was taken down on the bridge.The plan was to address the "high" radix that I had and it... READ MORE

Recent comments from daisy_day

I know exactly what you are going through ! Your feelings were identical to mine. At first I was excited and thought and was also told that it was only gonna get better as healing progressed. Since the surgery, my tip has dropped... READ COMMENT

Thanks so much! I'm hoping that will be the case in the coming months. I am contemplating a revision but I know I need to allow myself to fully heal. Your revision results look wonderful! READ COMMENT

Results are stunning! I am contemplating a revision to refine my nose hopefully in about 6 months. Happy healing and congrats! READ COMMENT

I really like the angle of your tip and honestly think the bridge is just a little bit swollen. I know exactly how you are feeling but hang in there! I have a great feeling that post healing your result will be really refined and... READ COMMENT

Thank you for your thoughts! Sorry, I have been so busy during the holiday... I have to update my profile here on RD, but last week I sought out a revision rhinoplasty specialist to get an opinion on how much was really swelling and so... READ COMMENT