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Facial Plastic Surgery Blog

Facing the Facts About Facelift Longevity

Posted April, 04/13/2017 - 05:38 PM

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Many things happen to our face as we age: skin changes such as wrinkles and brown spots; dynamic lines from overactive muscles; loss of volume (hollow cheeks and temples); the loss of elasticity and, of course, the downward pull of gravity. While noninvasive procedures can address one or two of these concerns, and a combination […]

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Meet The New Fillers On The Block

Posted March, 03/30/2017 - 05:05 PM

New soft tissue fillers are being approved at a rapid pace, and for each new entry, there are likely three more fillers in the pipeline waiting for the US Food and Drug Administration’s coveted nod. Most of the newbies are hyaluronic acid-based (HA) fillers. HA, also a popular skin care ingredient, is found naturally in […]

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Caitlyn Jenner Turned Down By Own Plastic Surgeons?

Posted October, 10/17/2016 - 02:46 PM

Caitlyn Jenner has had quite a transformative year but, according to sources, her obsession with plastic surgery is worrying those around her, possibly including her plastic surgeons. At least one source has reported that she is a perfectionist who has recently spent gobs of money on her addiction to cosmetic surgeries and fillers. Celebrities like […]

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Talking About Plastic Surgery with Your Family

Posted September, 09/07/2016 - 08:50 PM

While society’s view of cosmetic surgery is evolving in a more positive direction, there is no denying that some people still have negative opinions of it. For some people who are considering aesthetic enhancement, these opinions can be difficult to ignore, particularly if they are coming from close friends or family members. In some cases, […]

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Plastic Surgery By The Season

Posted August, 08/21/2016 - 03:25 PM

Many people interested in plastic surgery are influenced by the seasons. For example, during springtime some people have surgery in order to look good during the summer months spent on the beach or by the pool. And during the winter, people are motivated by the fact that it’s easier to hide any bruising or other […]

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Why New York is the Most Wrinkled City

Posted May, 05/21/2016 - 09:00 AM

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It’s no secret that New York is a high-stress, high-intensity city. And no one absorbs the effects of this more than the people who call it home. Add to that factors such as air pollution and cold, dry air in the winter, and you’ve got the perfect cocktail for skin damage, including wrinkles. It should […]

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Dr. Rizk – A Doctor That Will FaceTime You

Posted February, 02/19/2015 - 03:17 PM

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  I was recently featured on a Huffington Post article about “Health and Beauty Tips for the Busy Lady.” This article gave many great tips and suggestions for how a busy woman can still get the health and beauty regimen and results she desires, and mentioned me as a “Doctor That Will FaceTime You.” As […]

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Dr. Rizk Featured in the October Issue of “Aesthetics” Monthly Journal for Medical Aesthetic Professionals

Posted October, 10/17/2014 - 11:21 AM

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Cosmetic surgery and skin care expert Wendy Lewis sat down for an exclusive interview with Dr. Sam Rizk. In the feature for Aesthetics Dr. Rizk discusses the most challenging and rewarding parts of rhinoplasty, how he plans his surgeries and the newest advances in aesthetic medicine. Click the PDF below to read the full article.

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The 10 Most Talked-About Facelifts in Hollywood

Posted June, 06/16/2014 - 06:41 PM

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Everyone wants to look and feel young, and celebrities are no exception. A youthful appearance can make anyone feel more self-confident. Bu for celebrities it’s more than that, because their looks are also vital to their livelihood and marketability. Most celebrities are aware of this, so if they see that their looks are fading, they […]

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Would You Recommend Undergoing Facial Plastic Surgery Due to Social Media Influence?

Posted June, 06/13/2014 - 02:33 PM

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Modern technology has had a huge impact on the way we perceive ourselves. For many of us social media, Skype and selfies have made us more conscious of the way we look. The younger generations are particularly prone to the influence of social media, because they are more likely to use it. This phenomenon has […]

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