AOL Stylelist.com / Dr. Alexander Rivkin Injection Rhinoplasty Gaining Popularity in Asian Community December 13, 2010

December 10, 2010

Injection Rhinoplasty Gaining Popularity in Asian Community

Injection RhinoplastyChristine, before and after her injectable rhinoplasty procedure. Photos Courtesy of Dr. Alexander Rivkin

When we first covered the topic of ethnic rhinoplasty, the tale of Los Angeles high school senior and Persian princess Dornaz Maraghehchi, who received a nose job as a gift for the Persian New Year, stirred much controversy.

Now an increase in the number of Asian patients seeking nose reshaping is bringing the hot topic back into the spotlight.

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MonstersAndCritics.com / Dr. Alexander Rivkin ‘Bridalplasty’ a brilliant move on E!’s part, sign of the times (Hot On Google!) December 1, 2010

November 29, 2010

‘Bridalplasty’ a brilliant move on E!’s part, sign of the times (Hot On Google!)

This Sunday on E! the new reality series “Bridalplasty” will take some soon-to-be-married and already married (but never had a real wedding) posse of ladies and offer them, by way of challenges, a step-ladder of minor invasive to full-on surgery fixes for the flab and folds that bedevil them.

This may have shocked ten years ago, but in this day of 18 year-olds getting preventive Botox to freeze their faces to prevent any lining, and men filling and tightening their faces with Juvaderm and thermage treatments, the good, bad and ugly of plastic surgery is all the rage in the Western world.

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The Doctors / Dr. Alexander Rivkin Dr. Alexander Rivkin appears on “The Doctors” to discuss the treatment of a sweaty scalp with Botox November 24, 2010

November 23, 2010

Dr. Alexander Rivkin appears on “The Doctors” to discuss the treatment of a sweaty scalp with Botox


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WE Magazine for Women / Uncategorized Tips to Having a Healthy Thanksgiving November 22, 2010

November 22, 2010

Tips to Having a Healthy Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving right around the corner many of us are over-thinking what we can do to help us keep healthy on a day when it is de rigueur to over indulge. So how do successful dieters stay on track? Here are 14 tips from a noted medical nutrition therapist to help you make your Thanksgiving healthy.

 

1. Have a food plan for the day. Since it is Thanksgiving, allow yourself to have a few indulgences that won’t set you back, maybe a little bit of stuffing or a spoonful of your mother’s corn pudding. You should begin your day with planned exercise or a walk…this can stimulate your metabolism for a high energy, calorie burning day!

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Sister 2 Sister Magazine / Dr. Alexander Rivkin Faux Finishing: Can you look like you’ve had a facelift without going under the knife? November 17, 2010

November 16, 2010

Faux Finishing: Can you look like you’ve had a facelift without going under the knife?

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