Candidates for Arm Lift Procedure generally have some of the following characteristics:
- Large amounts of hanging skin from upper arms
- Loss of skin elasticity in arms
- Arms are out of proportion with the rest of body
An Arm Lift, also known as Brachioplasty, is a surgery that improves the contour of the arms by removing loose skin. In this surgery, an incision is made along the back of the arm or inside the armpit. Excess skin is removed and the remaining skin is tightened. Some patients may benefit from a combination of an Arm Lift with Liposuction to achieve their desired results.
Patients typically return home on the day of the surgery.