Location: New York
Member since 11/15/2009


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Reviews & Stories

Upper Nose Still Swollen (12th Day)

The reason I had this surgery done was to thin a wide bridge. There was mild discomfort and but it is still too swollen to tell at the moment.I had rhinoplasty 12 days ago to thin a wide bridge. It looks great from the side. From the front it looks thin up close, but when you back away it looks like the nose is wide again. Almost like the skin on the sides of the upper nose is swollen. Will... READ MORE

Questions from Sean111

Can Overly Wide Nose Bridge from Injury Be Thinned?

I broke my nose before and it healed wrongly. There is a lot of excess cartilage in the bridge now, making it wider. Also, the bone is a little off center. Can the cartilage be... READ MORE

Recent comments from Sean111

I had my surgery about 4 months ago, and it took me about 3 and 1/2 months for the fluctuating swelling to completely stop, although my nose still has some subtle swelling. It's a long process, just hang in there. Good luck. READ COMMENT

I'm in the exact same situation as you. 3 Weeks ago I had my bridge narrowed(fractured the bone) and deviated septum fixed. Every morning I wake up it's really swollen, and it swells up when it's hot. The swelling goes down down at the... READ COMMENT