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3 Doctor Answers | Asked by Linda D.
Today, many people, both men and women, have problems with flabby arms. Smart Lipo is more precise than conventional liposuction and has a finer contour capability, suitable for small areas such as the neck and arms and allows tightening at the same time as recontouring. Smart Lipo is best used as an adjunct with other forms of liposuction because it allows for better contour and tissue tightening than just one method alone. An ideal candidate for smart lipo is typically in good...
Smart Lipo can definitely tighten skin, but not if "bat wings" are present. Excess skin of the upper arm can be removed via the axilla or armpit; if required, skin can be removed from the armpit to the elbow. Finally, a combination of liposuction, Smart Lipo and skin resection can all be performed simultaneously as indicated.
The upper arm area is a very common problem. Smart Lipo will not only liquefy the fat, it’ll also help tighten the skin with less bruising and quicker recovery. Most patients usually return to work in a few days.