Location: Australia, AU
Member since 6/16/2014


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Reviews & Stories

Septorhinoplasty/Turbinoplasty 5.11.2014

I have been looking through real self for months now and everyone's reviews have been so helpful! So I thought I would start my own review to document my journey :) It all starts when on the day I was born all those years ago ... My cord wrapped around my face and my nose basically needed to be propped back into position when I came out as it had moved so significantly. I have always disliked... READ MORE

Questions from louise2014

Are cartilage grafts on the bridge to widen the nose safe?

My surgeon has suggested that I need a cartilage graft on the bridge (taken from my septum) to widen my nose. My problem is that I am scared the cartilage may warp or you will... READ MORE

Discussions started by louise2014


Hi Everyone,After considering Rhinoplasty since I was a teenager (now in my mid twenties) I have decided to seriously start researching now that I have the funds to cover the... READ MORE

Recent comments from louise2014

Hi, your results are great! I had some bone shaved down in my nose after my first rhinoplasty and recovery was completely different - it wasn't sore, no bruising, it was fine. I would definitely go through with it if it is bothering you... READ COMMENT

Hi hope4nose, I had the same bubble type thing near the incision and showed my surgeon, he actually put gloves on and kind of massaged it quite roughly and kind of popped it! So god knows what they are, I thought it would just be scar... READ COMMENT

Hi, hope the pain eases soon for you! Have been following your journey this week as I am also thinking of heading back into surgery to have some of my ear taken and put on my nose to mask a bump and dent. Are your ears feeling worse... READ COMMENT

Hi Han! The sore throat/dry mouth had to have been the worst thing about recovery I hated it!!!! I ended up buying some mouth wash stuff that you gargle which slightly helped but I think it just needs to rest and heal itself... READ COMMENT

Hi, just read your review, I have faith that a revision surgeon can rectify the issues you have highlighted. I had a bump which was a piece of cartilage that was able to be crushed and reshaped, and the dent can be built back up with... READ COMMENT