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The Celebrity Facelift. The Truth Behind The Mask

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk March, 03/01/2022 - 07:31 PM

Caitlyn Jenner has had quite a transformation, and her obsession with plastic surgery, at some stage, worried those around her, possibly even including her plastic surgeons. Celebrities like Jenner aren’t exactly the best role models for others considering plastic surgery. Here in NYC, double board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Sam Rizk discusses what you can realistically […]

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Do men feel more pressure to look younger on video calls and at work?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk April, 04/30/2021 - 03:50 PM

What’s behind the increase in demand for facial plastic surgery among 40 – 60 year old men? Perhaps it is connected to the surge in Zoom meetings, where there is nowhere to look but the face. Or perhaps it was inevitable as more ways to counteract the hands of time become widely available. Whatever the […]

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Is The Age of Patients Undergoing a Facelift Decreasing?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk April, 04/14/2021 - 04:21 PM

A facelift is a surgical procedure that rejuvenates the face by enhancing the visible signs of aging in the face and neck. This procedure is typically performed on women in their 60 and 70s. However, this trend is changing. Thirty four percent of all facelifts performed in 2019 were performed on people under the age […]

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Top 3 Procedures That Can Complement a Facelift

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk June, 06/02/2020 - 01:52 PM

We often see patients who are interested in a mini or a full facelift. This surgery can help correct signs of aging in the cheeks, lower face, jawline, and other areas that don’t usually respond to other types of treatment. With this in mind, patients can take advantage of having surgery to address other ficial […]

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When Injectable Treatments Aren’t Enough: 3 Signs That It’s Time to Consider a Facelift

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk December, 12/19/2019 - 03:35 PM

As part of the natural aging process, our skin loses its elasticity and starts to sag. The face can lose its contours and youthful volume. While non-surgical facelifts are becoming more popular in New York, they have their limitations when it comes to rejuvenating the face. At times, injectables can look unnatural, making a facelift […]

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5 Myths About Facelifts Debunked

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk October, 10/09/2019 - 01:24 PM

There are many different procedures that can help rejuvenate your appearance, but facelifts have a dramatic effect that can make you look years younger. That being said, there are multiple myths and misconceptions surrounding this cosmetic procedure. Separating fact from fiction when it comes to facelifts is extremely important, especially if you want to have […]

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Caitlyn Jenner Turned Down By Own Plastic Surgeons?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk 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 by Dr. Sam Rizk 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 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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Why New York is the Most Wrinkled City

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk May, 05/21/2016 - 09:00 AM

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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