Can you do a hysterectomy and tummy tuck at the same time? [video]

hysterectomy and tummy tuck

ShareCombination procedures are nothing new. Breast augmentation with a tummy tuck is a mommy makeover. Facelift with upper eyelid lift for facial rejuvenation. But combining procedures between completely different specialties is less common. In this case, we’re referring to a … Continue reading

3 types of a Mommy Makeover [video]

mommy makeover

ShareThe term Mommy Makeover is thrown around quite a bit amongst plastic surgeons and patients considering the procedure. But what is it? At its most basic meaning, a Mommy Makeover is a procedure to the breasts and abdomen to give … Continue reading

Which breast lift technique is right for you? [video]

breast lift technique

ShareIn this post, you’ll read about the breast lift and which breast lift technique may be right for you. The video below provide visual examples of each. They have their pros and cons but most importantly, the type of incision … Continue reading

Three ways to treat your abdominal bulge after pregnancy

abdominal bulge after pregnancy

Share Anyone that’s had a child (one or multiple) is familiar with the upper abdominal bulge after pregnancy. This may resolve a few months after pregnancy or it may remain. That bulge is due to three things and therefore, requires … Continue reading

BuildMyBod Founder wins award at THE Aesthetic Show 2019 [video]

the aesthetic show

Share We’re proud to announce that our founder/CEO, Jonathan Kaplan, who also happens to be a board certified plastic surgeon, recently won an award at THE Aesthetic Show 2019!   Best Surgical Body Shaping Enhancement at THE Aesthetic Show 2019 … Continue reading

Kybella, CoolSculpting or Neck Lipo for treatment of Tech Neck! [video]

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Share Looking for a treatment of tech neck? Well first, let’s discuss what tech neck is. With everyone staring at their smartphones, they notice their neck fullness when in selfie mode. That results in one of two things: a realization … Continue reading

Allergan removes textured breast implants from market [video]

textured breast implants

Share Allergan, the maker of Botox, Juvederm and breast implants is removing their textured breast implants from the market. The news was first reported by the NY Times. Keep reading to get the details of why they’re being removed from … Continue reading

5 myths about breast augmentation debunked [video]

myths about breast augmentation

Share 1. They cause cancer Breast implants don’t cause the typical type of breast cancer that the vast majority of women have. A very rare form of cancer known as lymphoma, which is more of an overgrowth of lymphatic tissue … Continue reading