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Facial Plastic Surgery Blog

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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10 Top Reasons to Have a Facelift Surgery

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk January, 01/21/2016 - 04:29 PM


  If you have noticed the effects of time taking a toll on the appearance of your face, you may be considering having a facelift. Though not everyone is a good candidate for this procedure — and younger patients may want to consider less invasive fixes — for many people a facelift can work wonders. […]

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Dr. Rizk – A Doctor That Will FaceTime You

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk February, 02/19/2015 - 03:17 PM


  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 by Dr. Sam Rizk October, 10/17/2014 - 11:21 AM


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 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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What Facial Plastic Surgery Can and Can’t Do for You

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


Facial plastic surgery is a very effective way to improve your appearance — in some cases. Whether or not it will achieve your objectives depends on a number of factors. Read on to learn about these factors and discover what facial plastic surgery can and can’t do for you.     When You Should Consider […]

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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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