Location: Massachusetts, MA
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Questions from sunflowerslove

Will my cheeks look bigger with a nose job? (Photo)

I have full facial cheeks. I'm afraid with a different nose shape my cheeks will look bigger. READ MORE

Do I need to replace breast implants sometime in my lifetime?

I haven't had any cosmetic surgery yet. I am trying to determine if it will be worthwhile to spend money on my nose or breast. READ MORE

Is closed Rhinoplasty better then open? Or does it depend on the patient and doctor? (photo)

My doctor suggest I do open rhinoplasty because of the tip work. Does that make sense? READ MORE

Pre-op: Would breast implants make me look heavier?

I'm 5'7 and weigh 165. I wear a size 34b bra. I don't want to look fatter if I had breast implants. READ MORE

Is it important to do nasal massages after Rhinoplasty surgery? What is the right technique?

I'm having my rhinoplasty surgery on May 28. I'm just thinking of a list of questions for surgeon during my pre op appointment. One is nasal massages. READ MORE

I want a slight slope and upturned tip. Will a closed Rhinoplasty achieve my goals?

Will closed rhinoplasty achieve my goals of having s slight slope on brigde and slightly pushed up tip. I don't want a too upturned nose or a straight slope. I want to be able... READ MORE

Will I look heavier with larger breasts (breast implants)? (photos)

I'm between 5'6/ 5'7 in height and weigh between 160 to 165. I have large hips, butt and legs. My arms are long and skinny. I don't want to look top heavy or fat with breast... READ MORE

Is an ENT plastic surgeon a good choice to have cosmetic rhinoplasty done along with fixing my breathing issues?

If I'm going to have surgery for my breathing issues. Should I trust an ENT plastic surgeon to fix my nose hump? READ MORE

What is the best rhinoplasty approach for my nose, open or closed? (Photo)

I spoke to two surgeons. The first one suggested open then he said he can work on my hump and not be able to do any tip work with closed approach but he would do closed.... READ MORE

I'm having rhinoplasty. What can I do to care for the bruising around eyes?

Any advice on what to do to help prevent bruising, help bruising go away sooner,what type of make up to cover bruises and any home remedies to help heal bruises on face? READ MORE

How do I care for my incisions on my nose?

Should I use any products to eliminate visible scarring on my nose. READ MORE

How much should I expect swelling should go down once I see final results? (Photo)

My nose tip and colunmella are quite large. Especially when I smile. Its been 4 weeks since my rhinoplasty. How much should swelling go down once I see final results? I have a... READ MORE

Could this be swelling or not? (photos)

I'm 8 weeks post op of having septorhinoplasty. I can breathe clearly now and my dorsal hump is gone. My nose tip looks more swollen in the morning. It is still hard and tingly... READ MORE

How much will my nose change from 3 months post op Rhinoplasty to final result?

I'm 3 months post op rhinoplasty. My nose looks different from the day if cast removal. My nose tip was shorter. My nose tip now seems longer at 3/4 view and smiling. Could... READ MORE

What can help and is safe for dry nose after rhinoplasty?

It's winter right now in Massachusetts. The air is really dry. I'm 3 months post op rhinoplasty. I would like to know what can I use to help alleviate my dry nose. I've tried... READ MORE

When is it ok to wear glasses post op rhinoplasty?

I'm 4 months post op. I had open rhinoplasty. During my surgery my nose was broken to fix hump. I had my deviated septum fixed. My nose tip trimmed. I'm sure he did other work... READ MORE

Why does my nose look very similar to my old nose? Shoud I consider revision and how soon? (Photo)

I'm about 5 months post op rhinoplasty. I liked my nose when the cast was removed. Now my nose looks long and very similar to my pre op nose. I'm thinking of talking to my... READ MORE

Can local anesthesia be used if only rasping my nose bridge? (photo)

Does it depend on the surgeons preference if to choose to use local anesthesia? This will be a revision rhinoplasty. My nose bridge feels lumpy. I'm 7 months post op. I will... READ MORE

Will tip rotation help give the nose an illusion of a shorter tip? (Photo)

My nose tip post primary rhinoplasty still is droopy and long only when smiling. I had the muscle under my lip cut to prevent my nose tip from drooping. My surgeon said... READ MORE

Do you think my nose needs a revision? (Photo)

I am 7 months post op of my primary rhinoplasty. My nose bridge feel bumpy. Only in certain lighting I can see a small bump. My nostrils are flared. My nose tip looks long to... READ MORE

I feel bumps but don't see bumps on nose bridge 7 months post op rhinoplasty? (Photo)

I'm considering revision rhinoplasty. I feel bumps but don't see bumps on nose bridge. My nose isn't perfect. I didn't expect perfection. I'm debating revision. From your... READ MORE

Discussions started by sunflowerslove

Does anyone know any positive or negative stories about Dr. Glen Brooks?

Dr. Glen Brooks office is located in Longmeadow, Ma. I am extremely nervous to have rhinoplasty. I am ready for a positive change in my appearance and self esteem. I hope I... READ MORE

Recent comments from sunflowerslove

I understand. I hope I didn't offend you. READ COMMENT

Can it be the lighting? Sometimes certain lighting makes everything look bad. Give it 6 months to a year or more. You may be pleasantly surprise. Think positive :) READ COMMENT

You are a pretty lady. Please don't be frustrated. It isnt a botched job. It doesn't look over done. You can breathe. Don't think of another revision. End this nose journey. Just be content with the improvement. Don't compare yourself... READ COMMENT

Wow that was beautiful and so true :) READ COMMENT