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Facial Plastic Surgery Blog

Patient Story: Rhinoplasty with Dr. Sam Rizk

Posted November, 11/02/2017 - 06:59 PM

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Cuts, Scrapes and Scars

Posted October, 10/10/2017 - 02:33 PM

When Should You Call a Facial Plastic Surgeon for Your Child? Your son or daughter falls head on into the coffee table and ends up with gash under the eye or perhaps he falls flat on his face in the park, smashing his nose and slicing his lip open, or maybe she sustains a traumatic […]

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Don’t Let Tech Neck Get You Down

Posted August, 08/09/2017 - 06:05 PM

All of the time we spend staring down at our devices does more than exponentially increase our monthly phone bill – it may also contribute to the development of a double chin. This is becoming so commonplace that it has it’s own nickname – tech neck! Don’t believe us? Look around. How many people do […]

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Dr. Rizk featured in WOW NOW Middle East

Posted August, 08/09/2017 - 05:39 PM

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Dr. Rizk featured in WOW NOW Middle East and discusses the rise in facial plastic surgery procedures among individuals of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean descent

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Patient Story: Rhinoplasty with Dr. Sam Rizk

Posted July, 07/25/2017 - 03:50 PM

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Demystifying Scar Prevention

Posted July, 07/12/2017 - 07:48 PM

Facial plastic surgery procedures involve some incisions (albeit small ones that can usually be hidden in the skin’s natural folds). Incisions provide the surgeon with access to the skin, soft tissue, muscles, and fat that must be pulled, removed or re-placed during your procedure. All incisions will take time to heal, and scars are part […]

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Manning Up: Growing numbers of men are opting for facial plastic surgery

Posted June, 06/22/2017 - 07:54 PM

The increase in men undergoing facial plastic surgery has been referred to as the menassaiance by some doctors in the know. While women are still much more likely to consider nips and tucks, men are slowly and surely catching up. The reasons are manifold (pun intended). For some, facial rejuvenation –whether Botox, Dysport or Xeomin […]

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How to Speed Up Healing So You Can Get Rid of That Nasty Scab

Posted June, 06/22/2017 - 05:04 PM

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The skin is resilient, but some extra care will boost its healing power. The body’s response to a skin injury is swift. When the skin is wounded, blood cells are immediately deployed to form a protective shield over the vulnerable area. When this sticky serum dries, it becomes the rough surface we call a scab–a […]

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New Study Highlights the Importance of Helmets for Motorcyclists

Posted June, 06/07/2017 - 07:09 PM

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Recently 19 states and the District of Columbia all have laws requiring that motorcyclists wear helmets, while laws requiring only some motorcyclists to wear a helmet are in place in 28 states and there are no motorcycle helmet use laws in three states. Many argue that helmets save lives and heads, but others contend that […]

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Careful Planning Of Facial Surgery Scars

Posted May, 05/10/2017 - 02:59 PM

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Scars from facial aesthetic surgery should be a main concern when choosing a facial plastic surgeon to perform your procedure. Every surgeon has his or her own style and method, and the placement and quality of the scar will be related to the procedure itself. There are many things that plastic surgeons will take into […]

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