Location: Saint Louis, MO
Member since 3/18/2014


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Surgery in December. Broken, crooked nose and deviated septum

So, I have been browsing this site for some time now and finally feel the need to share my own story, as so many of your stories have helped me through this decision. Since I was in grade school I remember being picked on for my large nose. I am Italian and German so I have the typical Italian large nose. I have always avoided side profile pictures and will only stand on my good side in... READ MORE

Recent comments from aimee85

I used a saline spray for the first month but I don't feel like I need it anymore. How long ago was your surgery? READ COMMENT

Hello! Thanks for the kind words.Yes, I am back to exercising. I went back lightly after 3 weeks and I am back to cardio, light weights and running. I can smell just fine, but my nose still feels a little congested from the swelling. READ COMMENT

Thank you for your kind words. It was so reliving to take pictures and not really think about my nose. READ COMMENT

I have pretty thin skin. I have a lot of swelling still it's just hard to see in some of the pictures. Pictures with a flash tend to make the swelling look way worse. I am still avoiding a lot of high salt foods and I haven't drank but... READ COMMENT

Good luck on your recovery! Your old nose looks a lot like mine! Happy healing! READ COMMENT