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Rodrigo Alves & Multiple Rhinoplasty Procedures

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk August, 08/07/2016 - 03:21 PM

A UK man coined “the human Ken Doll” provides a glaring example of why it’s usually a bad idea to have multiple rhinoplasty procedures. Earlier this year the man, Rodrigo Alves, who is originally from Brazil but now living in London, suffered a flesh-eating infection following his seventh nose job. To date Alves has reportedly […]

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Why More People Should Admit To Plastic Surgery

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk June, 06/07/2016 - 09:00 AM

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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Did Kim Kardashian Have a Nose Job?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk May, 05/07/2016 - 09:00 AM

In recent months the social media world has exploded with speculation over Kim Kardashian’s nose. The rumors began when Kim first reappeared from seclusion after giving birth to her child, Saint West, late last year. As images began to emerge and circulate on social media, the Twitterati erupted with theories and accusations of plastic surgery […]

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Plastic Surgery at the 2016 Oscars

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk April, 04/21/2016 - 09:00 AM

Each year the tabloids and Twitterverse go into a frenzy over the looks of our favorite stars attending the Oscars. One of the most popular topics is plastic surgery. Who had it? Who looks different or younger? The truth is we never know for sure unless the star in questions fesses up. But that doesn’t […]

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Do You Recommend Getting a Celebrity Nose Job?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk June, 06/30/2014 - 12:30 PM

Some people think that celebrities have access to some special type of nose job procedure that makes their results come out better. This is not the case. For one, not all celebrities get good results. But it’s not a good idea to try to copy their results anyhow. Your nose is specific to your face, […]

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The Most Requested Celebrity Noses

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk June, 06/23/2014 - 12:11 PM

Patients often ask me if rhinoplasty can give them the nose of a celebrity. While there is nothing wrong with admiring a celebrity’s nose, that’s where it should end. In other words, you should not ask your facial plastic surgeon for someone else’s nose — famous or otherwise. Kim Kardashian and Scarlett Johansson may be […]

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The 10 Most Talked-About Facelifts in Hollywood

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk June, 06/16/2014 - 06:41 PM

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 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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Are Facelifts or Fillers More Popular Among Celebrities?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk June, 06/06/2014 - 06:27 PM

When it comes to cosmetic enhancement, celebrities are really no different from the rest of the population. Both minimally invasive treatments such as injectable fillers and more involved surgeries like facelift are popular among celebrities. Like anyone else, their choice of treatment depends on their desires and needs. At my practice I treat a spectrum […]

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Who Has Had a Celebrity Nose Job in Hollywood?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk May, 05/06/2014 - 10:00 AM

Nose jobs are one of the most popular facial cosmetic procedures among celebrities in Hollywood. Here are some of the countless examples of celebrities who have made the decision to have this amazingly transformative procedure.   Britney Spears Ms. Spears had one of the most successful celebrity rhinoplasties to date. Her current nose looks very […]

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