Q: Arm Lift Scar

I gather that the incision for a brachioplasty can be on the inner arm or the back of the arm. If the latter, is the scar dead center down the back of the arm or more to the side where the inner arm meets the back of the arm A: Arm lift (brachioplasty) scars The traditional scar for an arm lift (brachioplasty) is located on the… READ MORE

Q: What is a Brachioplasty?

What is a brachioplasty?  Somebody was talking about it on this site, and I don’t know what it means. A: Brachioplasty or Arm Lift A brachioplasty is an arm lift. This may involve removal of skin alone or in combination with liposuction to remove additional fatty tissue. There are several different types of arm lifts depending on the amount of excess skin and/or fat that needs… READ MORE

Q: Minimal Incision Brachioplasty

I just recently lost about 45 pounds and I noticed that I have minimal sagging and stretch marks on my arms. I inquired to a plastic surgeon about this and she said because it is minimal and I am so young (20 years old), it would not be worth the scar. Is there any solution to my problem that is not as severe? Would any… READ MORE

Q: How Long Do Arm Lift Results Last?

If I get an arm lift, how long would the results of the surgery last?  Would there be anything that could happen that would make the saggy skin on my arms come back after the arm lift? A: Arm lift results longevity If you maintain your weight after an arm lift (brachioplasty), the results will be long-lasting. It’s difficult to say the results will be “permanent”… READ MORE