Make up advice please!! Started by: ksmalley

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  • ksmalley 5
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    Morning
    So day is cast off day! I’d really like to put a bit of make up on before I go out. Avoiding the cast obviously.
    Just a bit paranoid it will go against me if any revision were needed. They won’t say I’ve messed around with my face or something will they?? Lol

    Kate Roberts 30
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    Hey, the nurse told me I could put powder make up on just not to touch my nose! I put make up under my eyes etc.. X

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    I get my cast off on saturday 14th, am i allowed to wear mascara up there or do they advise not to?

    Chloe xxx

    ksmalley 5
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    I wore a bit of make up and she didn’t say anything. The way she pulled me around getting the cast off I don’t see how a bit of make up would affect anything !

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    @ksmalley does it hurt getting the cast off? I have already felt all the dried up blood up my nose, do they clean it out, i find it so hard not to pick I’m such a picky person! (gross i know). Or do they leave it? do you have sensation in your nose/tip as mine still feels very numb! x

    ksmalley 5
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    Hi, no it didn’t hurt but it didn’t feel nice! My cast was really stuck on. There was a fair amount of pulling. I had it off at 7 days and it felt so fragile. It really felt like the nurse was mangling it up! It looks ok so I’m hoping it’s alright! Lol
    She gave it a reasonably good clean too. I’m pretty much scab free at 2 weeks po now. Still feels horrible to touch but the feeling is definitely coming back and I almost have a normal smile again!
    Good luck. Did you have Dr andrea g?

    R
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    Hi i had my rhinoplasty done on Monday . cast still on, but its sooo itchy. how does your nose look?!?! are u happy with the results?

    ksmalley 5
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    Hi,
    Try not to worry. This is what you have been waiting for! I was quite blazè so as to try not to be disappointed. Just think if you like it, it’s a bonus and if you don’t, there’s so much time 4 it to change. I’m over 2 weeks po and it still feels crazy fragile I’m looking forward to when it feels more healed! I find I have good days and bad days with it. Sometimes it looks great. Others it’s quite swollen. Just take it a day at a time. I’m really happy with mine so far. I hope you both love yours! Keep us posted

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    @ksmalley This forum thing is so confusing to use!!! Ive had my cast off and i was quite disappointed to be honest. It looks different from the front like my tip is cuter, but i have no slope/curve to my nose which is what i specifically asked for!! The nurse said in time this will come and it will take my desired shape but i really don’t feel this is possible i see no curve what so ever so how is it possible that it will do that ? I’m so worried!! she said don’t touch it for 6 weeks and it will change, but I’m feeling doubtful 🙁

    ksmalley 5
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    I know I never know where in posting my messages!
    I wouldn’t worry yet. It won’t look like it has a slope as it’s swollen. You’d be surprised. Everything I’ve seen of his work always has slopes!! Sure my nurse didn’t say about no touching 4 6 weeks! ! ?

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    i was told DO NOT TOUCH my nose for 6 WEEKS as this can alter it and if you have and it heals and you don’t like it they can’t give you a revision because its “your fault”. and no pressure on it either, all i want to do is ice it and she was just like are you mad do not touch your nose! I think its all a bit mad they seem to tell everyone different things? does yours have a slope??

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