Arm Lift

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Arm lift, or brachioplasty, tightens up loose or sagging skin under the upper arms. Excess fat might also be removed, sometimes via liposuction.

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After having spent the better part of the last 10 years wearing long sleeve shirts and hiding my arms from the world I finally decided to have an arm lift. The excess skin was a result of losing a significant amount of weight several years ago. I was referred to The Larrabbe Plastic Surgery... READ MORE

I'm 46 yrs old and had VSG in Mexico with Dr. Illan on 8/31/13. I was 326lbs and now am sitting at 181lbs. My arms have always been the worst part of my body in my opinion. I couldn't wear a lot of jackets and coats because of my arm size. My grandmother and mother had this problem as well... READ MORE

Had arm lift done in Mexico, was a wonderful experience and can't wait to go back to have more done. I love my new arms and the recovery wasn't as bad as I thought it would be. Dr. Cervantes was wonderful to deal with went over all the risks before surgery. Stayed at the Lucerna for a week... READ MORE

Hi. I'm 5'6". I lost 75 lbs and got an arm lift in Feb 2014..almost a year and a half now. I am not happy with the scar placement. My arms are tight but the jagged scar is visible and I can't wear a t-shirt, tank top or swimsuit. These were things I wanted to do and why I got the surgery done. I... READ MORE

I had very bad sagging arms and was always wearing long sleeves! For me anything was an improvement and the scars are just a trade off. the healing took much longer than I had expected. I havent been able to do much until now Im one month out. I have a lot of numbness and tender everywhere else... READ MORE

I was unhappy with the excess skin on my upper arms after gastric bypass surgery. I wanted to get surgery on my arms, breasts, and a tummy tuck. I was most unhappy with my arms and decided to start with the arm lift surgery. I was happy with the surgery and had an easy recovery. I decided to... READ MORE

I am a 50 year old mother of four, who had a TT and breast lift in 2014 Aug. Now I am traveling back to DR to have my arms, legs, back and abs Lipo. Dr. Sabala worked magic before and now he is going to do it again. Got everything pack and ready to go okay, it's getting close to the day a... READ MORE

Best desicion ever !!!!! I feel amazing and look even more amazing with time !!!! I had gastric bypass in may of 2013 begining weight was 289lbs currently i weigh 150lbs and although i struggled to lose the weight at first because you cant really eat and be nourished i opted for trying Herbalife... READ MORE

I have lost over 100 pounds in the past year and have a lot of access skin specially in my arms. Another issue that came after loosing weight was the loss off volume in my breast. After much research I decided to get an arm lift as well as an extended breast lift and augmentation. I had surgery... READ MORE

I have hated my arms for several years! I wanted to do this ten years ago, but timing was never right! I LOVE my new arms! Very happy I finally done it. Im a hair dresser and use my arms a lot. I was able to go back to work after 3 weeks. I'm at 5 weeks post op now. They are still tender to... READ MORE

I'm 58 years old I lost 125lb 34years ago so their really is no way to get rid of excess fat besides surgery so I had it done the result are be utter then I could imagine I live in Florida so it was so important to me to get this done I must say it was a long recovery and very painful had to... READ MORE

I've wanted this surgery since 2006 with Dr. Capella and I am finally realizing my dream. Dr. Capella's technique is to make one long incision from the elbow down the side of the flanks and under the breast resulting in a beautiful contour. He is very well known for his arm lifts, and has the... READ MORE

I keep forgetting there are separate forums for each procedure so I've also been posting on the tummy tuck forum. Anyway, I lost 115 pounds from 2009-2012 through Weight Watchers and working out and just trying to eat reasonably. Although I would like to lose a few more pounds, I think my arms... READ MORE

I'm a 51 yr old mom of 4 boys/ and wife. I've struggled w/ eating disorders up until 8 years ago. I'm now living a healthy lifestyle but because of the wild weight fluctuations/ 6 pregnancy's I was left w/ alot of excess skin especially on the arms. I had a TT/ BA 4 months ago and Arm life a 1... READ MORE

I actually had an arm lift and a breast lift at the same time. I am mostly pleased with the breast lift other than that I never regained nipple sensation (it's been 18 months). Armlift - not so happy. She used a very, very conservative approach and I am left with still a lot of hanging skin.... READ MORE

I had a lower body lift in December 2014 and had my back/upper abdomen, arms, breasts and scar revision done on 4/13/15. Dr. Calobrace and his staff are nothing short of amazing. I feel great and 24 hours later I'm loving the results and I know it will only get better from here!!! I'm so... READ MORE

I have always been overweight. As a kid I was chunky and only put on more and more weight as I went through adolescence. Slowly I lost probably 75 pounds throughout end of high school and college through diet change and working out. Fast forward through two pregnancies and many fluctuations In... READ MORE

I've wanted this procedure for a long time due to everything sagging from years of yoyo dieting. This procedure is not for the faint at heart....the recovery is a difficult and painful one. You definitly need help the first week to get things done because arm mobility is very limited...simple... READ MORE

The ladies so far have been amazing ! But I've ran into a huge problem with getting the wire transfer done . Can anyone recommend what they used to accomplish this ? Other then that I'm just going to be getting everything I need ready to go :) Thank you girls I'm doing an Tummy tuck ,... READ MORE

I tell this story...not because it is MY story, but because it is a story worth telling! Imagine a 200 lb 12 year old with arms etc stretched out of shape for the rest of your life (other areas too but this is about my arms). Imagine your daughter's wedding in the near future and you need a... READ MORE

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