Michelle Vasquez

Location: Pennsylvania Furnace, PA
Member since 5/14/2010


  • 22 total posts
  • 22 questions

Questions from Michelle Vasquez

Accutane and Rhinoplasty

I was hoping to have a rhinoplasty procedure done in the fall, I'm thinking for an alar base reduction but I've not had a consultation. The problem is, I have an ethnic nose... READ MORE

How Difficult is an Alar Base Reduction?

I was wondering, how risky is have an alar base reduction done? I've heard the doctor must be very precise to make sure the two nostrils are even, but is this a more difficult... READ MORE

Accutane to Thin Skin for an Ethnic Rhinoplasty?

I want to have a rhinoplasty done. I understand that this will be difficult as I have oily, thick skin. Would it be beneficial, realistic for my doctor to prescribe Accutane to... READ MORE

Will Alar Base Reduction Make Bulbous Tip Worse?

I have an oily, thick nose with what I consider a wide nostril base. I was considering having an alar base reduction but i've heard the swelling from rhinoplasty never fully... READ MORE

Anything I Can Do to Help Results from Tip Plasty?

I have a slightly bulbous tip and would like to fix it. it will be especially difficult as I have an oily thick nasal skin. I heard that this can cause bumps in the cartilage... READ MORE

Would You Recomment Fibrin Glue to Be Used During Rhinoplasty?

I have a thick, oily nasal skin and am undergoing rhinoplasty surgery in about a month. My doctor plans on refining the tip and narrowing the nose, in general, as well as an... READ MORE

7 Days Post Op and Nose is Crooked, What Could Have Caused this?

I had a septorhinoplasty done 7 days ago and upon the cast coming off I've noticed that the bottom part of my nose is veered slightly to one side.Other than that,I love the... READ MORE

Should I Have a Revision Rhinoplasty? (photo)

I got a septorhinoplasty during which the doctor gave me an alar base reduction as well as narrowed the tip. Immediately after surgery my nose looked great, but in months... READ MORE

To Have a Revision or Not to Have a Revision? (photo)

I had a septorhino 1+ yr ago and since about a week post-op, my nose has seemed to be more crooked (was perfectly symmetrical before surgery). The septum looks slanted now and... READ MORE

Crooked Septum Post Op?

I had a septorhinoplasty 1+ year ago and since about a week post op, my septum has seemed to slant in one direction (was symmetrical before surgery) causing my nose to look... READ MORE

I had a septorhinoplasty 2 yrs ago, and now my nose is crooked. Do I require more surgery? (photo)

I had a septorhinoplasty 2 yrs ago, and now my nose is crooked. My doc wants to correct the problem, but im afraid of making it worse. What's more, I feel as though my jaw... READ MORE

Would veneers help create a more natural smile for me? (photos)

I've got a weird smile that doesnt quite look right. I feel as though my teeth may be too small for my face or something. Also, when my mouth is at rest but slightly ajar, you... READ MORE

Would I benefit from a chin reduction surgery? (Photo)

I have a very large and prominent chin, which kind of protrudes and looks bigger and more masculine particularly when I smile. I'm wondering if there are any good methods for... READ MORE

Would a 2nd revision rhinoplasty be beneficial for me given my thick nasal skin and previous negative experiences? (Photo)

I had a septorhinoplasty 2+ years ago to mostly reduce a bulbous tip. however,post op my nose was crooked (wasnt prior to all this) and so in dec 2014 we did a revision to try... READ MORE

What would be the best procedure to correct my smile? (Photo)

When smiling, my chin looks very masculine and large and my teeth look like they are too small for my face. This is something that has bothered me, but I'm not sure what... READ MORE

Is a second Revision Rhinoplasty a good option for me? (photos)

Had septorhinoplasty, which left my septum deviated (hadnt been prior),then had a revision last year to correct that deviation. Now my nose is even MORE crooked and I'm very... READ MORE

Is fixing the bottom of the septum possible without grafts? (photos)

I am considering a 2nd revision rhinoplasty because of a deviated septum. I am very apprehensive about grafts because I do NOT want my nose to appear larger and do not have... READ MORE

Given my operative report/pics, what procedures seem appropriate in your professional opinion?how realistic is success? (photos)

Need some insight about 2nd revision septorhinoplasty. Had a primary septorhino in 2012 and after surgery my septum was crooked (wasnt crooked prior). In 2014 I had a... READ MORE

What can be done to correct my smile short of veneers? (photos)

I had braces in hs, but about 10 years later I really hate my smile. My theory is that I perhaps dont have enough show of my top central incisors and/or that my teeth are... READ MORE

What would be the best skin rejuvenation technique for me?

I'm 24 years old with clear skin but some light discoloration and acne scars, as well as mild wrinkles, particularly under eye and nasolabial folds. I have thick, oily skin as... READ MORE

How can my smile be improved?

The problem with my smile itself is speculation, so its hard for me to discern the issue in the first place or ways to address it. (please see pics and side notes for... READ MORE

How to show more upper teeth when smiling?

I've always been uncomfortable with my smile. in repose, there is zero tooth show and both vertically and horizontally my smile looks small and lacks proper tooth show. I've... READ MORE