Location: Buffalo NY
Member since 11/27/2009


  • 17 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 2 questions

Reviews by barbie9706

Open Septo-rhinoplasty W/grafts - Left Side Still Very Swollen 2 Months Post-op

I had a septorhinoplasty 8 days ago. He did a complete overhaul on my nose, shaved the bump, took down the fat tip at the end, shrank my nostrils, and brought the entire thing down so you couldn't see into my nose from straight onlook.My issue has nothing to do with the apperance, but the... READ MORE

Questions from barbie9706

Thick Skin Causing Swelling 6 Months After Septo-rhinoplasty?

Should I still be swollen (unevenly) after Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty 6.5mo post-op just because I have thick skin? Swelling went down on my R side quickly, but not my L. Nostrils... READ MORE

I Had a Revision Rhinoplasty Due to Thick Skin Issues. I Quit Smoking Prior to Surgery but Slipped up. Have I Ruined Everything?

Slipped up and had a few cigarettes a week post-op. Have I ruined everything? Are there ways to fix what I have done? Can I help the circulation in other ways? I went through... READ MORE

Recent comments from barbie9706

I think your nose looks amazing. I definitely see an improvement. I think we all criticize ourselves way more than others do. I'm super dissatisfied with my nose and I've had 3 surgeries! I wish I had only revised it once, though. I get... READ COMMENT

You don't look that much different than your primary. The bridge does need a shaving and your tip was elongated by the revision. I've found a few Dr's that specialize in ethnic revisions & have spectacular outcomes. Check my bookmarks... READ COMMENT

Thank you! I'm actually going to him again for my chin. He really is a fantastic doctor. I wouldn't choose anyone else. Good luck with your surgery! READ COMMENT

HUGE difference. It's been almost a year for me now and I LOVE my nose. I STILL don't think all the swelling has gone down yet, but the way I look now verse the way I looked in January (8 mo) is substantially different. I think it... READ COMMENT