Arm Lift Surgery
What is an Arm Lift?
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The minimally invasive procedure and notable results have made it widely popular. An upper arm lift is an easy way to achieve a more youthful appearance without undergoing a highly invasive procedure. Sagging skin is often only removed with surgical interventions. Dr. Moulton-Barrett will help you make an informed decision as to whether or not
What to Expect During the Arm Lift Procedure?
If the surplus skin on your upper arms keeps you from wearing your favorite clothes or wanting to raise your arms over your head, consider an arm lift to restore a youthful looking contour to your arms.
The upper arm lift, also called a
What to Expect During the Recovery for the Arm Lift Procedure?
After your arm lift, you will be bandaged and given a prescription for pain medication to ease your discomfort in the first few days after surgery. In general, patients take two to three weeks off of work and other obligations to recover from surgery. Patients should return to see their plastic surgeon about one week after surgery so sutures and bandages can be removed, and four weeks after surgery so the surgeon can check results. During this time, it is common to experience post-surgical side effects.
Examples of Arm Lift Results:
Before and After of Brachioplasty
To find out more about available treatments and procedures, request a consultation with Dr. Moulton-Barrett at one of his Bay Area offices. Board certified plastic surgeon Rex Moulton-Barrett, M.D., offers advanced care and procedures for Bay Area residents. He has offices in Alameda and Brentwood, CA.
REX MOULTON-BARRETT, MD