Dr Nora
Dr Nora

 Consultations in all aspects of medicine incl.
  • Facial Cosmetics,
      anti-wrinkle, dermal and lip fillers
  • Family Planning,
      sexual health, coil and implant insertions
  • Minor surgery,
      skin cancer checks & removals


 Consultations in all aspects of medicine including
Facial Cosmetics, anti-wrinkle, dermal and lip fillers
Family Planning, sexual health, coil and implant insertions
Minor surgery and skin


Posts tagged “procedure”

Non-Surgical Nose Job | Treatment Video, Case Study and Risks

in today’s episode I’ll be talking you through and demonstrating the non surgical nose job, where fillers are strategically placed along the nose to help straighten out any hooks or bumps.

First up let’s talk about noses, whether you’ve got a stubby nose or a hooked nose let’s face it noses come in all shapes and sizes.

Traditionally to alter the shape your nose, you’d require a surgical procedure commonly known as a rhinoplasty. This requires one or several incisions under general anaesthetic, and a recovery period of up to 2 weeks with the aid of a nasal cast.

The non-surgical option differs in that the procedure can be performed without the need of general anaesthetic and there is no down time.

Sounds too good to be true right? Well, the main disadvantages of the non-surgical option is that it is only suitable for certain candidates, secondly, as it uses dermal filler, it will only last for a period of up to 12 to 18 months, and most importantly, as it’s not a traditional treatment, the risks are heightened, so always seek an adequately trained cosmetic practitioner.

WHO CAN HAVE THE PROCEDURE

For this procedure, those who have a natural bump at the top of their nose or who have a hook on the end will benefit most.

Unfortunately, this procedure is not suitable for people who suffer from certain medical conditions and for those who have already had a rhinoplasty in the past, as there is a larger chance of complications.

HOW IS IT PERFORMED

After completing a full facial assessment the area is cleansed thoroughly.

For this procedure, you’ll see that I use ultra fine syringes, this helps in a few ways, firstly the needle is much thinner and so reduces the chance of puncturing vessels, secondly it allows me to deposit smaller amounts in various locations as the syringe has more gradients to it.

I work in a systematic manner, firstly by injecting the bridge of the nose, down to the bone, and placing filler here will help to even out any lumps or bumps.

The second injection site is towards the tip of the nose, one of which is performed between the nostrils, this is uncomfortable for the patient but helps to elevate the hook of the nose.

After a quick facial assessment mid way through, I then continue to inject small amounts of filler according to where it is needed.

Something to be aware of, is that while you will see immediate changes to the nose, it will swell up during the procedure, so care and trust is needed with your practitioner as they will know where to place the filler best according to their facial assessments.

AFTERCARE

The treatment typically takes 15-20 minutes depending on the case and there is no downtime. It’s important to understand that you will have swelling and bruising in this area. For this your practitioner will advise an ice pack or simple pain relief. It’s vital that you don’t rub or touch the filler after the procedure, to avoid infection and displacement of the product.

It’s important to alert your practitioner, if you do notice any signs of infection which could include, redness or pus.

The filler will take full effect in two weeks and this will give time for the swelling and inflammation to settle and the results are life changing as you can see from my patient.

RISKS

The nose receives blood supply from a number of important arteries which also go on to supplying the eyes.

Now as with all surgical procedures there are risks you should be aware of. Infection, swelling bruising bleeding.

And more rarely blindness. Sadly Australia had its first case of blindness from dermal fillers this April. This can occur when filler is injected close to or into a vessel that supplies the eye causing a blockage so that the eye no longer has supply.

If you are a patient who is seeking such treatments it’s vital to ensure that the cosmetic practitioner, firstly, has the correct dissolving solution in their clinic and secondly knows how to deal with such an emergency.

But the good news is, is that this is very rare and when the procedure is done correctly the results are astonishing. For a lot of people they’ll have tears of joy.

Thanks for watching and if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to leave me a comment in the comments section below or pop by and see me in clinic.

Take care and stay healthy.

Dr Nora 💉

You can view more video demonstrations at: http://drnora.com

Warning: Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.

FILM BY VTUDIO | https://vtudio.com

CREDITS

3D Model | alexlashko - Average Female Body

3D Mode | Anatomy Next - Head and Neck

Music | Coyote Hearing - Gameboy

Music | Otis McDonald - In Case You Forgot

YouTube | Crystal Mendez - mY TEENage nose jOB $$$

YouTube | Sjte Wheatley - NOSE JOB VLOG

YouTube | JulzTheFools - NOSE JOB VLOG!!!

YouTube | Harper’s BAZAAR - What A Nose Job Is Really Like

Gold Coast Lip Fillers 💋  Ep4. Tips for Patient Satisfaction

After successful lip filler treatments to the girls, Dr Nora our Cosmetic Doctor talks you through her top tips to ensure patient satisfaction.

For more details in the initial consultation, and key points about the procedure be sure to watch the previous episodes.

The lip filler product used in this episode is from a UK based brand. In Australia I personally use the other two major brands.

The technique performed in the demonstration is linear threading, which I find provides the most comfort for patients.

If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below, or you can arrange to drop by my clinic over in the Gold Coast at http://drnora.com

Note: The video clips were taken with the patient’s consent. The lighting conditions and patient’s pose in the before and after photos were taken in as close as possible conditions. The only photo alterations made were to crop and place the images side by side and add a bokeh effect and watermark.

Warning: Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.

Gold Coast Lip Fillers Ep3. The Results | Before and After

In this episode Dr Nora our Cosmetic Doctor takes a look at the girls after their lip filler treatment, and gives them their post procedure tips.

For more details in the initial consultation, and key points about the procedure be sure to watch the previous episodes.

The lip filler product used in this episode is from a UK based brand. In Australia I personally use the other two major brands.

The technique performed in the demonstration is linear threading, which I find provides the most comfort for patients.

If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below, or you can arrange to drop by my clinic over in the Gold Coast at http://drnora.com

Note: The video clips were taken with the patient’s consent. The lighting conditions and patient’s pose in the before and after photos were taken in as close as possible conditions. The only photo alterations made were to crop and place the images side by side and add a bokeh effect and watermark.

Warning: Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.

Gold Coast Lip Fillers Ep 2 | Her First Time

In this episode I show you the treatment of a first time patient looking to get a boost in her upper lip.

For more details in the initial consultation, and key points about the procedure be sure to watch Episode 1.

The lip filler product used in this episode is from a UK based brand. In Australia I personally use the other two major brands.

The technique performed in the demonstration is linear threading, which I find provides the most comfort for patients.

If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below, or you can arrange to drop by my clinic over in the Gold Coast at http://drnora.com

Note: The video clips were taken with the patient’s consent. The lighting conditions and patient’s pose in the before and after photos were taken in as close as possible conditions. The only photo alterations made were to crop and place the images side by side and add a watermark.

Warning: Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.

Lip filler treatment with an experienced patient looking to get her yearly top up for big lips.
The technique performed in the demonstration is linear threading, which I find provides the most comfort for patients.
The lip filler product used is from...

Lip filler treatment with an experienced patient looking to get her yearly top up for big lips.

The technique performed in the demonstration is linear threading, which I find provides the most comfort for patients.

The lip filler product used is from a UK based brand. In Australia I personally use the other two major brands.

If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment below.
You can view the video where I demonstrate the treatment or arrange to drop by my clinic at drnora.com

Note: The photos were taken with the patient’s consent. The lighting conditions and patient’s pose in the before and after photos were taken in as close as possible conditions. The only photo alterations made were to crop and place the images side by side and add a watermark. There is a demonstration video available at https://youtu.be/vluE3f25gTI

Warning: Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.