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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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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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Free Cosmetic Surgery for Teachers?

Posted November, 11/09/2016 - 02:43 PM

Free cosmetic surgery for teachers? It may sound outrageous but it’s the law of the land in Buffalo, New York. The city’s school board and teacher’s union are currently engaged in a pitched battle over how a cosmetic surgery rider should be removed from the current teachers’ contract. In addition to cosmetic surgery, the rider […]

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Plastic Surgery Outlawed for Colombian Minors

Posted September, 09/21/2016 - 08:54 PM

Colombia recently passed legislation forbidding plastic surgeons from operating on minors. Procedures such as breast augmentation and buttock enhancement are wildly popular in the South American country, including among teenagers. Colombians will now be required to wait until age 18 to have these procedures. Procedures and treatments covered under the legislation include breast enhancement, liposuction, […]

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Foods that Slow Down the Aging Process

Posted July, 07/21/2016 - 04:53 PM

You are what you eat, so they say, and the foods you eat can have a big impact on the aging process, including the degree to which you appear to have aged. The good news is that a few simple adjustments to your eating habits can do wonders for your appearance. By eating the right […]

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Dr. Sam Rizk featured at Vegas Cosmetic Surgery & Aesthetic Dermatology Event

Posted June, 06/13/2016 - 09:57 PM

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Dr. Sam Rizk recently attended the Vegas Cosmetic Surgery & Aesthetic Dermatology event in The Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, where he presented on Finesse Rhinoplasty and the Art of Facial Beauty Restoration. This 4 day long event, from June 8 – June 12, featured the top experts in facial plastic surgery as speakers to share […]

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Why More People Should Admit To Plastic Surgery

Posted June, 06/07/2016 - 09:00 AM

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People have many different motivations for having plastic surgery. Some may wish to change the shape of certain body parts or remove fat deposits. Others are looking to boost their self-esteem. Unfortunately, according to numerous media outlets a significant number of men and women are choosing to hide the fact that they are having surgery […]

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Beauty Standards Around the World

Posted February, 02/18/2016 - 09:06 AM

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“Beauty” is a concept that continually evolves and varies by culture, ethnicity and location. The definition of beauty depends on where you are, what culture you call your own and what decade you’re living in. Let’s take a look at how female beauty standards vary over time and according to location. Beauty Standards in the […]

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How to Immediately Tell The Difference Between Fake and Natural Beauty?

Posted August, 08/17/2015 - 08:08 PM

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Dr. Rizk was quoted last week in a piece on natural beauty by Medical Daily. With plastic surgery becoming more common, you are likely to have met at least one person who had a procedure done in the past. A recent study suggests natural beautyis preferred by most people. A team of researchers created an […]

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Dr. Rizk on Us Weekly | NYC Plastic Surgeon, Us Weekly

Posted April, 04/08/2015 - 06:24 AM

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Dr. Rizk was featured on Us magazine. He was in the Plastic Surgery Secrets edition.

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