What is an Arm Lift?
An arm lift, also known as brachioplasty, reshapes the under portion of the upper arm, from the underarm region to the elbow. Medications are administered for your comfort during arm lift surgery. The choices include intravenous sedation and general anesthesia. Your doctor will recommend the best choice for you.
Who is an Ideal Candidate for Arm Lifts?
The best candidates for an arm lift are those who have excess skin that hangs from their upper arms, with a minimal amount of fat. This is often due to weight loss, as lost fat leaves remaining skin with decreased elasticity. As patients age, they too suffer from inelastic skin that is less able to retain its shape.
What are the Benefits of Arm Lifts?
The most obvious benefit of An Arm Lift procedure is sculpted and firmer upper arms that are no longer weighed down by excess, sagging skin. Not only will your arms look appear more toned. Arm Lift surgery can help to wind back the clock and have your upper body looking and feeling younger. People who have had Arm Lift surgery often find themselves more confident in their body, allowing for a happy, healthier attitude towards life.