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Toronto Office
Dr. Richard Rival
501-1881 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M4S 3C4
Phone: (866) 229-3223
Outside Ontario: (905) 830-6711
Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

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Newmarket Office
Dr. Richard Rival
712 Davis Drive, Suite 101A
Newmarket, ON L3Y 8C3
Phone: (905) 830-6711
Outside Ontario: (905) 830-6711
Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Dr. Richard Rival's Blog

a facelift can be done by a top facial plastic surgeon

What is a Mini Facelift, and is it Right for Me?

Looking for a firmer, youthful, natural-looking cheek and jawline? If your skin isn’t significantly wrinkled and you’re just looking for a way to appear “refreshed”, a full-blown facelift may not be necessary.  However, a mini facelift could be the right solution to address loose skin, wrinkles or aging in the lower face.  A common cosmetic …

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cauliflower ear is associated with boxing or marital sports and is permanent without facial plastic surgery

Can Cauliflower Ear Be Fixed?

Usually associated with sports like wrestling, boxing, and MMA, cauliflower ear is the result of repeated ear damage.  Leaving cauliflower ear untreated can lead to complications. What can you do to fix these complications? What is Cauliflower Ear? Cauliflower ear is a deformity on the outer ear resulting from blunt trauma. The ear cartilage separates, …

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Thinking about blepharoplasty means ensuring your ready leading up to surgery

How Do You Prepare for a Blepharoplasty

Droopy eyelids and sagging skin around the eyes can make us look tired, depressed, and show our age. It can impair vision or just be a cosmetic issue. Either way, you’ve decided to do something about it.  To help, We offer this handy guide on how to prepare for a blepharoplasty. First Step: The Consultation …

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eyelid surgery can be a way to enhance your look or the function of your eyes

Reasons to Get an Eye Lift or Blepharoplasty

While we can smile to turn our frowns upside down, it can be a bit tougher to smile away eye wrinkles, eye sagging and drooping.  Eyelid lift surgery is a cosmetic procedure to help with sagging around the eyelids and brow area. The surgery is also called a blepharoplasty.  Whether you have bags under your …

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FaceTime or Zoom with friends and family means we need ways to show our best side.

How To Make Your Skin Look Better on Facetime

We’re spending a lot more time on video calls.  Whether we’re on Zoom, Facetime, Messenger, or Hangouts, technology means our friends and coworkers still see us through their phones or desktop. But when our skin isn’t looking its best (even on an older webcam) we’re all seeking out ways to disguise it.  Here are a …

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Age Facelift

Am I Too Young: What’s the Right Age for a Facelift?

A facelift can have a huge impact on your perceived age. Patients who undergo facelifts rate themselves, on average, as looking 12 years younger. The results are incredible, but how do you know if a facelift is right for you? One of the key metrics to determining a facelift’s success is when you get it …

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Nose Job Weightloss

Can A Nose Job Promote Weightloss?

We’re all searching for that magic way to shed excess pounds.  From fad diets, new workout regimens, and an endless variation of supplements: our ongoing journey to perfect weight loss never ends.  Today, we’re examining one of the most recent claims: can a nose job promote weight loss? Can Rhinoplasty Surgery Help You Lose Weight? …

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Functional vs Cosmetic Eyelift

Functional vs Cosmetic Blepharoplasty

The eyes are the window to your age. No matter how healthy a lifestyle you maintain, signs of aging will always show in and around your eyes. Crows feet and droopy eyelids catch up with everyone. As a result, blepharoplasty (eyelift) is one of the most popular cosmetic surgical procedures in Toronto. It allows people …

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Nose Fillers

Considering A Non-Surgical Nose Job? Here’s Everything You Need To Know

Non-surgical nose jobs have taken off over the last couple of years. Making tweaks and corrections with no downtime, Torontonians are loving this low-cost rhinoplasty alternative. This approach allows surgeons to fix noses without surgery. That means less risk, less cost, less time, and a shorter recovery period. Not to forget, using “nose fillers” instead …

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