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It will heal: Nose cartilage does heal on it's own. This is great if your nose is straight but if your nose has been broken then the bones may make the softer cartilage take an abnormal shape and then your nose may heal in that abnormal shape. So if you have any injuries to your nose i would see an ENT and have it evaluated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cartilage is a specialized type of tissue found in joints and areas that two bones come together. It is made up of specialized cells that live in the midst of proteins and sugars that absorb and release water similar to a sponge. Healthy cartilage helps decrease friction in joints, absorbs shock and protects the ends of the bone. Degradation of ...Read more
Moved nose cartilage side to side hard enough for it to hurt(or it just my friend) will it damage?Will it recover on its own 100%?
My friend rubbed her nose and she said her nose cartilage start hurting. She worries a lot about her nose.Then it was fine.Damaged?Recover on it own?
Aske her to be: Gentle with her nose.Get a more detailed answer ›
My nose got hit on the right side. I heard a 'pop' sound, but there is no pain. Does the 'pop' sound mean the nose cartilage is ripped or damaged ?
Will smiling as wide as you could, damage the nose or the nose cartilage? Will it hurt it? What happen if it is a fake smile, the widest you could do?
Smiling: No, none of that will cause any "damage". Feel free to smile as much as you want. The happiness will spread! ...Read more