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3 Reasons Eyelid Surgery Has Gained Popularity with Men

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk September, 09/12/2019 - 03:48 PM

As men age, they start showing noticeable signs like wrinkles and sagging skin in different areas of the face. The eyelids, one of the most noticeable parts of the face, is particularly prone to developing unattractive signs of aging. This can lead to confidence and self-esteem issues, which in turn may affect your personal and […]

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Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk May, 05/08/2018 - 06:04 AM

Eyelid surgery can make a big difference in how you look and your self-confidence. They are, and always have been, among the most requested facial plastic surgery procedures, and eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) may be growing in popularity due to advances in techniques and technologies as well as the epidemic of tired-looking eyes. We live in […]

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The Rising Popularity of Eyelid Surgery

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk January, 01/18/2017 - 02:21 PM

In recent years, more and more people have been choosing to have eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), or “eye lift,” as the procedure is commonly called. Recent findings from the Global Survey of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) highlight this trend, with eyelid surgery ranking No. 3 among all surgical procedures worldwide, at 13.1%. […]

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Plastic Surgery By The Season

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk 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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Would You Recommend Undergoing Facial Plastic Surgery Due to Social Media Influence?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk June, 06/13/2014 - 02:33 PM

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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Selfie Surgery & Social Media

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk May, 05/12/2014 - 10:00 AM

I was recently featured in High Fashion Magazine about the subject of “Selfies” and the rise of facial plastic surgery procedures. I have directly witnessed the increase of patients wanting surgery in connection to selfies. I explained that “Social media platforms have become omnipresent, consumers look at Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube before turning on […]

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