Arm Lift

Brachioplasty, also known as an arm lift, is designed to reshape the sagging, flabby under portion of the upper arm, generally from the elbow to the underarm region. Over time, the skin in this particular area tends to loosen, resulting in the appearance of sagging, wiggling upper arms. Brachioplasty involves removing excess skin and fat in order to smooth and tone your arm. Through reshaping of your upper arm, you can expect a more proportional appearance.

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Is This a Good Option For You?

Brachioplasty may be a good option if:

  • You are physically healthy
  • You do not smoke
  • You have a positive outlook and specific, but realistic goals in mind for the improvement of your appearance

More Information?

If you have questions, please contact us. We are always willing to help you determine if this is right for you.

Brachioplasty Words To Know

  • Arm lift: A surgical procedure, also known as brachioplasty, to correct sagging of the upper arms.
  • Axilla: The underarm area.
  • Brachioplasty: A surgical procedure, also known as arm lift, to correct sagging of upper arms.
  • General anesthesia: Drugs and/or gases used during an operation to relieve pain and alter consciousness.
  • Intravenous sedation: Sedatives administered by injection into a vein to help you relax.
  • Liposuction: Also called lipoplasty or suction lipectomy, this procedure vacuums out fat from beneath the skin’s surface to reduce fullness.
  • Local anesthesia: A drug injected directly to the site of an incision during an operation to relieve pain.
  • Skin laxity: Degree of loose skin.
  • Sutures: Stitches used by surgeons to hold skin and tissue together.

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