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Swelling after Surgery: Why It Happens and Can You Minimize It?

Swelling is a universal side effect and result of surgery, and something you should to expect to experience after your plastic surgery procedure. It is a normal part of the healing process. Read on as Dr. Erwin Bulan, a plastic surgeon serving the Northern New Jersey areas, explains why you will swell and how you… Continue reading

What Are the Best Ways to Plump the Lips?

If you envy the full lips of celebrities like Kylie Jenner, Angelina Jolie and Gigi Hadid, Dr. Erwin Bulan can help. The Northern New Jersey plastic surgeon offers several treatments to give you the plump and sensual pout you desire. Read on as Dr. Bulan explains your options.

Arm Lift vs. Lipo: Which Is Right for Me?

The upper arms can be a problem area for many. Some people’s arms look flabby or bulky no matter how much they exercise. Others lose a significant amount of weight and are left with folds of loose skin that sag off the arms. No matter what stands between you and the lean, elegant arms you… Continue reading

Reducing a Double Chin with Kybella

Kybella is the first and only treatment, approved by the FDA, designed to reduce or eliminate submental fat, or fat under the chin. This is great news for adults that are bothered by the dreaded “double chin.” Kybella is an exciting alternative to traditional liposuction because it is non-surgical, non-invasive and there is small downtime… Continue reading

Improving Breast Size and Position in a Single Surgery

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if women could maintain shapely, perky breasts forever? Unfortunately, the breasts are vulnerable to a variety of factors, including aging, gravity, pregnancy, nursing, menopause and weight loss. All of these factors can cause the breasts to lose their youthful position and volume. Dr. Erwin Bulan is the go-to plastic surgeon in… Continue reading

Tuning Up the Tummy after Pregnancy

If you have had children, you understand how easy it is to feel delighted with your child yet disappointed with what pregnancy has done to your body. The tummy is an area of particular concern among mothers, especially mothers that have had multiple pregnancies. Luckily, experienced plastic surgeons offer procedures like abdominoplasty or lipo-abdominoplasty to… Continue reading

Rhinoplasty Facts that Might Surprise You

Rhinoplasty surgery might seem straightforward: the procedure alters the size or shape of the nose to create a more attractive profile or better balance amongst the facial features. But how much do you really know about the procedure? Tap into the expertise of Dr. Erwin Bulan, from Bulan Plastic Surgery, who reveals rhinoplasty facts that… Continue reading

Questions to Ask Yourself before Having Plastic Surgery

The plastic surgery consultation is a good time to ask your surgeon questions about your desired procedure and what it entails. However, before you even set foot in a plastic surgeon’s office, you need to ask yourself some important questions. The best candidates do quite a bit of self-reflection to suss out their motivations, goals… Continue reading

How Young Is Too Young for Breast Reduction?

Exactly how young is too young for breast reduction? Is the 14-year-old girl with breasts so large that she cannot cross her arms over her chest able to pursue surgical correction? What about the 15-year-old being teased by her peers about her large breasts? There is not an exact age at which a teenager becomes… Continue reading

Getting the Most Out of a Plastic Surgeon’s Before-and-After Gallery

Before-and-after photo galleries are the most visited sections of a plastic surgeon’s website. These photos demonstrate what the surgeon is capable of; they also encourage prospective patients to start to think about their own results and what is possible. Dr. Erwin Bulan, a trusted plastic surgeon in Northern New Jersey, encourages prospective patients to get… Continue reading