Location: Minneapolis, MN
Member since 2/27/2014


  • 11 total posts
  • 2 reviews

Reviews & Stories

PRK After 20+ Years of Glasses! - Minneapolis, MN

I wore glasses starting in first grade. Well, I was prescribed them in first grade but didn't wear them for a year. Finally got contacts at age 20! They always felt so dry though, and I would take them out as soon as I got home. I wanted lasik for a few years but always had a fear that I would go blind. Like that Simpsons episode that takes place in the future and Flanders is blind due to... READ MORE

Goodbye Witch Nose! Hello Confidence! - Edina, MN

I am 32 and have wanted to get rid of my dorsal bump... aka witch nose since middle school. It's genetic, and my grandmother has the same nose. My family always said it was part of who I am, and my nose shouldn't define me. I agreed to a certain extent, but always felt self conscious, hate getting my picture taken, and know I would feel more confident without it. My husband has always told me... READ MORE

Recent comments from YaDingus

I don't recall what it was exactly, but I definitely needed glasses to drive and watch tv. READ COMMENT

I was back at work 4 days later but wasn't able to wear makeup, and looking at a computer wasn't too fun. I had to take a lot of breaks. READ COMMENT

I could look at a computer for very brief periods of time, like a few minutes, then would need to take a break for a few minutes. READ COMMENT

Thank you! My doctor said that when the bump is fixed, it gives the illusion that the nose is longer, so he is going to shorten it slightly. That might be what your doctor says as well! READ COMMENT

I hope your recovery is going well! I can relate to a lot of your feelings about being self-conscious about your nose- I feel the same way! Keep us posted! READ COMMENT