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22 Years Old with a Large Nose in Need of Primary Rhinoplasty - Glendale, CA

Dear RealSelf Community: I have been a member of RealSelf for a while now and I am very excited to be finally sharing my own story with you. I am a female of Middle Eastern descent and I have always been very unhappy with the size of my nose. I believe that a primary rhinoplasty would restore my confidence and give me the well balanced facial structure I have always wished for. Here is a list... READ MORE

Questions from waitingmywholelife

Deprojecting nose tip with open or closed rhinoplasty? (Photo)

Hi, I have always been very unhappy with the longness of my nose. I would like to know whether open or closed rhinoplasty would be a better procedure for overall size reduction... READ MORE

Recent comments from waitingmywholelife

No my rhinoplasty involved many complex procedures and I had to go under general anesthesia READ COMMENT

Hi sbjazevics, sorry about the delay. I have been staying with family here in LA and they are keeping me busy :) please see my new update below. I am not sure what temporary packing is to be honest. Dr. G places cast over the nose and... READ COMMENT

Hi sbjazevics, yes I travelled from Canada to Glendale. I came a week before my surgery to meet him and then stayed 10 days after my surgery. I am going to be in LA for another week to visit family. I think staying at least 8-10 days... READ COMMENT

Hi swizzreese, Dr. G only does closed rhinoplasty. Each doctor has their own technique. I have barely any scars only 10 days after my procedure. READ COMMENT

Hi Perthgirl11, thank you for the kind words. Once you consult Dr. G, he will give you a price and that covers everything including the anesthesiologists, nurses, hospitals etc. You don't have to worry about these costs and arrangements... READ COMMENT