What Happens at a Breast Augmentation Consultation?

Apr 8, 2021 9:45:00 AM posted in Breast Augmentation

At a breast augmentation consultation, expect to discuss your desired goals, medical history, and techniques used during surgery and physical examination.
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What Fillers Eliminate Smile Lines?

Apr 1, 2021 9:30:00 AM posted in Fillers, Injectables

Dermal fillers such as Juvéderm and Sculptra, and botulinum toxin injectables, such as Xeomin and Botox, can eliminate smile lines.
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FDA-Approved Cellulite Injectable QWO Coming Soon to Buglino Plastic Surgery

Mar 25, 2021 11:49:07 AM posted in Fillers, Injectables

Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery is proud to begin offering QWO, the recently FDA-approved injectable to reduce cellulite in the buttocks. Dr. Buglino is set to offer the treatment in early April.
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What Is Xeomin?

Mar 18, 2021 9:45:00 AM posted in Fillers, Injectables

Xeomin is a type of injectable that prevents muscle contraction responsible for fine lines and wrinkles between the eyebrows, on the forehead, and around the mouth.
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How to Prevent & Treat Burns From the Beach & Playground

Mar 11, 2021 10:53:23 AM posted in BooBoosRX

To prevent burns while at the beach or on the playground, ensure children are wearing the proper clothing and footwear. Apply adequate sunscreen. If a burn does occur, call certified plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Buglino for treatment.
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Brazilian Butt Lift Recovery: A Week-by-Week Timeline

Mar 4, 2021 9:45:00 AM posted in Body Contouring, Brazilian Butt Lift

From eating a nutritious diet to utilizing a ‘booty’ pillow, Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery outlines the recovery process following a Brazilian butt lift, from weeks one through six.
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What Is a Facial Laceration & How Can a Plastic Surgeon Repair It?

Feb 25, 2021 1:27:31 PM posted in Laceration Repair, BooBoosRX

A facial laceration involves a cut or tear in the skin on the face. A plastic surgeon will evaluate the wound to decide which repair technique is necessary.
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Liposuction Recovery Timeline

Feb 18, 2021 10:29:42 AM posted in Body Contouring, Liposuction

The timeline for liposuction recovery is primarily determined by age, health and medical history, and typically involves initial moderate pain or soreness for up to approximately six weeks.
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How Plastic Surgery Can Treat Hand Burns

Feb 12, 2021 9:30:00 AM posted in BooBoosRX

A plastic surgeon utilizes skin grafting, burn debridement, scar revisions, and tissue expansion to treat hand burns and minimize scarring.
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Should You Take Supplements After a Tummy Tuck?

Feb 4, 2021 11:07:32 AM posted in Body Contouring, Tummy Tuck

You must consult your plastic surgeon as to whether or not you should take supplements and vitamins following your tummy tuck.
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Does a Thigh Lift Get Rid of Cellulite?

Jan 21, 2021 4:03:19 PM posted in Body Contouring

The goal of a thigh lift is not to eliminate cellulite, however it can diminish the appearance of puckered skin in some cases.
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Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Publishes Its First Free Ebook

Jan 19, 2021 12:15:08 PM posted in Tummy Tuck

Download Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery’s first free ebook ‘Abdominoplasty Guide: Everything You Need to Know About a Tummy Tuck.’
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How to Care for Serious Kid BooBoos

Jan 14, 2021 9:45:00 AM posted in BooBoosRX

To care for serious child injuries, you should remain calm, apply pressure to the wound, determine if your child needs medical attention, contact your plastic surgeon, and follow the physician’s aftercare instructions.
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Liposuction vs. Tummy Tuck: Which Is Right for You?

Jan 8, 2021 10:48:33 AM posted in Body Contouring, Tummy Tuck, Liposuction

To determine if a tummy tuck or liposuction is right for you, consider your goals, the procedure, results, recovery time, scarring, and cost.
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Fix Symmastia With Revision Surgery

Dec 23, 2020 9:15:00 AM posted in Breast Surgery, Breast Augmentation, Reconstructive Surgery

Enlist a board certified surgeon specializing in reconstructive surgery who will utilize one of several revision procedures to fix symmastia.
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How to Ensure You Maintain Natural-Looking Breasts After Augmentation

Dec 17, 2020 9:15:00 AM posted in Breast Surgery, Breast Augmentation

To ensure you maintain natural-looking breasts after augmentation, enlist a board-certified surgeon, discuss size, shape and placement, and follow your surgeon’s instructions for prep and recovery.
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Holiday Safety Tips

Dec 10, 2020 9:42:07 AM posted in Laceration Repair, BooBoosRX

The hustle and bustle of the holidays can lead to accidental injuries, so Dr. Anthony Buglino has developed a list of holiday safety tips to help you prevent any mishaps.
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HydraFacial Guide: Costs, Benefits & Boosters

Dec 8, 2020 9:41:03 AM posted in MediSpa

HydraFacials are noninvasive treatments that cleanse, hydrate, and infuse serums into the skin, resulting in a glowing complexion.
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How a Revision Can Fix Rhinoplasty Scar Tissue

Dec 3, 2020 9:48:56 AM posted in Reconstructive Surgery, Facial Surgery

To fix severe rhinoplasty scar tissue, a plastic surgeon will either perform corrective surgery or offer a cortisone steroid injection remedy.
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How to Treat Dog Bites

Nov 25, 2020 9:45:00 AM posted in Laceration Repair, BooBoosRX

To treat a dog bite, inspect the severity to determine if you need to provide your own care or seek medical attention.
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What Factors Affect the Cost of a Brazilian Butt Lift?

Nov 19, 2020 12:23:39 PM posted in Brazilian Butt Lift

The factors affecting the cost of a Brazilian butt lift include your surgeon’s expertise, the procedure‘s duration, treatment areas, geography, operating room and medication expenses, anesthesia fees, and liposuction type.
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How to Choose the Best Plastic Surgeon for Stitches

Nov 12, 2020 9:23:40 AM

When choosing a plastic surgeon for stitches, make sure he or she is board certified, experienced, can demonstrate proven results, and genuinely cares for their patients.
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What to Do for Seatbelt & Car Seat Burns

Nov 5, 2020 9:53:45 AM posted in Laceration Repair

If your child experiences a seatbelt or car seat burn, either bring them to the emergency room or call Dr. Anthony Buglino for pediatric burn treatment.
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Facelift: Types, Procedure, Risks, Recovery

Oct 29, 2020 9:30:00 AM posted in Facial Surgery

A facelift involves the repositioning of deep tissues in the face to remove sagging skin and restore a youthful appearance.
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The Most Common Adult Injuries: How to Prevent & Treat Them

Oct 22, 2020 9:59:21 AM posted in Laceration Repair, BooBoosRX

The most common adult injuries include lacerations, punctures, fractures and burns, from kitchen and cleaning mishaps, falls, and bites. Conducting precautionary due diligence helps prevent these, and Dr. Anthony Buglino can treat them, should any occur.
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How to Prevent & Treat Sports Injuries

Oct 15, 2020 12:48:08 PM posted in Laceration Repair, BooBoosRX

To prevent sports injuries, rest, wear protective equipment, and stretch before and after exercising. If you suffer an injury, contact a medical professional for treatment immediately.
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MediSpa Treatments to Get Your Skin Ready for Fall & Winter

Oct 9, 2020 1:07:41 PM posted in MediSpa

HydraFacials, chemical peels, laser skin resurfacing, and intense pulsed light treatments can eliminate acne, reduce pores, and diminish sun spots for the fall and winter seasons.
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Plastic Surgery & MediSpa Safety During COVID-19

Oct 6, 2020 10:42:40 AM posted in Plastic Surgery, MediSpa

Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery has implemented a variety of precautionary measures in our Woodbury, NY, office.
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6 Common Health Issues Caused by Overly Large Breasts & How to Remedy Them

Oct 1, 2020 9:43:24 AM posted in Breast Surgery, Breast Reduction

Abnormally large breasts can cause chronic pain, shoulder indentations, rashes, numbness, inability to exercise, and headaches. These symptoms can be alleviated with breast reduction surgery.
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Meet Our New Esthetician

Sep 24, 2020 10:03:35 AM posted in MediSpa

Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery welcomes our new esthetician Krissa Pedersen. She will be performing all MediSpa treatments.
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What to Expect During Laser Treatment for Acne Scars

Sep 16, 2020 8:43:43 AM posted in MediSpa, Laser Treatment

Laser resurfacing treatments utilize light and heat to diminish the appearance of acne scars.
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Brow Lift: Procedure, Risks & Recovery

Sep 10, 2020 10:05:23 AM

A brow lift raises the skin and tissue of the forehead to reduce wrinkles.
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Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery MediSpa Set to Reopen This Week

Sep 2, 2020 2:44:40 PM

Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery’s MediSpa is scheduled to reopen this week to perform facials, peels, and laser and IPL treatments.
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Bullhorn Lip Lift: What You Need to Know

Aug 27, 2020 9:25:05 AM

A bullhorn lip lift reduces the space between the nostrils and upper lip, pushing the latter outward so it appears plumper.
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Breast Implant Shapes, Textures & More

Aug 20, 2020 9:37:23 AM posted in Breast Surgery, Breast Augmentation, Plastic Surgery

Breast implants come in round and teardrop (aka gummy bear) shapes; saline, structured saline, or silicone compositions; with smooth or textured surfaces; and low, moderate, or high profiles.
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Dysport vs. Botox: What's the Difference?

Aug 13, 2020 10:29:00 AM posted in Fillers, Injectables

Botox and Dysport are FDA-approved to treat different conditions and contain varying potencies of nontoxing proteins.
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Summer Safety Tips to Ensure Kids Avoid Injuries

Aug 6, 2020 9:45:00 AM posted in Laceration Repair

The proper safety precautions—from toddler-proofing windows to supervising playgrounds—will help protect your children from common indoor and outdoor injuries sustained during the summer.
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Everything You Need to Know About SmartLipo

Jul 30, 2020 9:44:44 AM posted in Body Contouring, Liposuction

SmartLipo uses laser heat to liquify and suction fat from the body.
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Liposuction: What You Need to Know About Preparation & Recovery

Jul 23, 2020 12:54:31 PM posted in Body Contouring, Liposuction, Plastic Surgery

Liposuction preparation entails undergoing a medical evaluation, possibly including blood work, and refraining from smoking and certain medications. Recovery spans several weeks to months, and involves plenty of rest, hydration, nutritious foods, and wearing a compression garment.
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Timeline of Tummy Tuck Recovery

Jul 16, 2020 10:15:39 AM posted in Body Contouring, Tummy Tuck, Plastic Surgery

The timeline for tummy tuck recovery varies, depending on a patient’s health, exact procedure, and post-surgery care.
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What Is a Brazilian Butt Lift & How Long Does It Last?

Jul 9, 2020 2:24:02 PM posted in Body Contouring, Brazilian Butt Lift

A Brazilian butt lift is a cosmetic procedure involving the transfer of excess fat from the lower back, thighs, and other areas to the buttocks for a fuller, enhanced shape. The results should last a lifetime.
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The Hottest Plastic Surgery Trends for This Summer

Jul 2, 2020 9:30:00 AM posted in Plastic Surgery

Non-invasive cosmetic procedures including fillers and injectables, microneedling, PRP rejuvenation, Ultherapy, and facials are perfect for summer.
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What Your Summer Skincare Routine Should Look Like

Jun 25, 2020 9:18:56 AM posted in Skincare

Your summer skincare routine should include a gentle cleanser, vitamin C serum, lightweight moisturizer, sunscreen, glycolic acid exfoliator, and nighttime moisturizer.
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The Best Diet Before & After a Tummy Tuck

Jun 18, 2020 9:15:00 AM posted in Body Contouring, Tummy Tuck, Plastic Surgery

It’s important to maintain a diet of foods rich in vitamin C and other nutrients, such as fruits and vegetables, before and after a tummy tuck, to achieve the best results.
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Ultherapy: Preparation, Procedure, Recovery

Jun 12, 2020 9:14:19 AM posted in Non-Surgical, Ultherapy

Ultherapy uses non-invasive ultrasound imaging to tighten the skin of the face, neck, and chest—with zero downtime.
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What Happens When a Breast Implant Bottoms Out?

Jun 4, 2020 9:30:00 AM posted in Breast Surgery, Breast Augmentation

When a breast implant bottoms out, it drops too low and the post-op breast will appear to bulge downward. If you believe you have this complication, contact a board-certified plastic surgeon immediately.
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Truths About Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery

May 28, 2020 9:45:00 AM posted in Plastic Surgery

Despite several other common misconceptions, plastic and cosmetic surgeries benefit both men and women, aren’t always invasive, and may be covered by insurance.
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Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Set to Reopen May 27

May 22, 2020 5:20:48 PM

Buglino Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery is set to reopen May 27 to provide elective surgeries.
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Chin, Jaw & Cheeks: Implants or Fillers?

May 21, 2020 10:43:18 AM posted in Fillers, Injectables

Chin, jaw, and cheek implants or fillers can help you achieve a defined, contoured, and balanced face.
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Textured Implants: Are They Safe?

May 14, 2020 9:45:00 AM posted in Breast Surgery, Breast Augmentation, Plastic Surgery

Textured implants have been associated with anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, a rare cancer of the immune system. Contact a healthcare provider if you’re experiencing continuous breast swelling, the presence of a mass, or persistent pain.
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Tummy Tucks & Pregnancy: Should You Wait?

May 7, 2020 9:30:00 AM posted in Body Contouring, Tummy Tuck

It’s advised women keep tummy tucks and C-section procedures separate, and wait to have all their children before undergoing abdominoplasty.
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What Procedures Require Anesthesia?

Apr 29, 2020 9:30:00 AM posted in Anesthesia

Most plastic and reconstructive procedures require either local or general anesthesia or sedation.
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Is It Possible to Truly Eliminate Cellulite?

Apr 23, 2020 9:30:00 AM posted in Non-Surgical, Cellfina, Cellulaze, Sculptra

Cellulite cannot be eliminated, however it can be reduced by eating a healthy diet, drinking water, exercising regularly, using a coffee scrub or serum, and undergoing Cellfina or Sculptra treatments.
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ABC News Features Dr. Anthony Buglino For COVID-19 Support

Apr 20, 2020 11:15:00 AM

Dr. Anthony Buglino was among physicians interviewed in an ABC News article about care provided amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Fact vs. Fiction: Botox

Apr 2, 2020 3:34:30 PM posted in Fillers, Injectables

It’s time to reject the myths and embrace the truth about Botox, a cosmetic procedure with an array of medical applications.
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Why Topical & Digestive Collagen Proteins Might Not Work

Mar 11, 2020 2:57:06 PM posted in Insider, Skincare

Topical and digestive collagen proteins have not been scientifically proven to reduce wrinkles, sagging skin, or arthritis pain—with some physicians citing poor biosorption.
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Body Contouring: Liposuction & More

Mar 11, 2020 2:56:28 PM posted in Insider, Body Contouring, Plastic Surgery

Body contouring, which includes liposuction, eliminates stubborn fat pockets and reshapes the figure. This useful explainer breaks down the most popular body contouring procedures to help you choose the best.
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Fact vs. Fiction: Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery

Nov 21, 2019 4:36:40 PM posted in Insider, Plastic Surgery

Buglino Plastic Surgery dispels the many rumors surrounding cosmetic and plastic surgery.
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