Arm Lift

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An arm lift (also known as brachioplasty) tightens loose skin under the arm that creates what many call a "bat wing" appearance. It's frequently performed on those who have sagging skin due to massive loss weight or natural aging. The procedure is often performed in conjunction with liposuction to get rid of excess fat.

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10 Years After BAD Arm Lipo, Doing the Arm Lift on Tuesday the 18th.

Im waiting till Tuesday at 8am for my AL. Ive had a BAD arm lipo 10 years ago and now going to reduce this boulders and tighten the skin. The Dr will also do lipo to correct the irregularity. I am terrified to revisit this trauma I started 10 Years ago. Ive been getting some support and looking... READ MORE

Removal of the Bingo Wings!

Like many others on here I am beginning the journey of removing excess skin that has been the baine of my life for the last 5 years. I feel like it is a constant reminder of the person I used to be and I can't wait to get rid of it. At my heaviest I was almost 24 stone and had a gastric band... READ MORE

Arm Lifr After Major Weight Loss - Austin, TX

Had vertical sleeve surgery 12/15/15. I have lost 97 lbs to date, down from 294 pounds. My first stop on the magical plastic surgery tour is a much-needed arm lift. Because I will need several procedues, I am doing the arms first alone. Once I heal and have the time, I will move to the next... READ MORE

Wanting a Second Opinion - London, GB

Hi, I had a an arm lift done in harley street london 10 weeks ago to date and after having a post op check up yesterday have been left feeling very disappointed. I found out that what I assumed was swelling and fluid still, is actually fat pockets that will remain so I am very unhappy with the... READ MORE

Long Overdue Arm Lift - Wesley Chapel, FL

As others say, after spending a year following this website I feel like I should share to possibly help someone else. I've been hiding my arms for 30 years. In my case, they were ruined by the age of 12, this is what 30 year old stretch marks look like after weight loss. I struggle with... READ MORE

Getting Rid of my Baggy Arms. London, GB

I apologise in advance for any spelling mistakes as I am writing this review at 4.30 in the morning and can't sleep anywhere without my husband spooning up behind me. I have hated my arms for the last 15 years or so and have noticed that as time has gone on they have got saggier and saggier I... READ MORE

My Bariatric Life Making Peace w/ Serious Arm Lift Complications after Major 6hr Surgery (4 procedures) w/ Dr. Joseph F. Capella

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

48 Mother of 2 Beautiful Grown Adults - Staten Island, NY

I have a wonderful family an amazing husband who is supporting me 100% on my decision to make myself over. After being overweight for so long. 13 yrs ago I did a gastric bypass.. Best decision I've ever made in my life. I've loss so much weight and hate my arms and stomach. It's time to take... READ MORE

Not Happy - Carmel, IN

I really am looking for other peoples experiences and thoughts about what my arms look like post surgery. I'm very disappointed with how big my right arm still is. I think I may have needed lipo as well but it wasn't even offered and I didn't know to ask. My bad! I'm 10 weeks post surgery... READ MORE

Fantastic Surgery, Made Up

Excellent experience from start to finish. First class staff Would recommend this team and hospital to anyone Finally after 3 years of dieting and getting to my personal goal I am now happy cause of the arm Lift that Gary Ross and his team did. Will be back again if I need anymore surgery... READ MORE

Pregnancy Ruin my Arms Time to Fix Them. Milwaukee, WI

I never really been overweight expect when I was pregnant. I had my 1st daughter 15 years ago and I went from 130lbs to 196lbs. I lost all the baby weight but my arms wasn't the same. After I had my 2nd child 5 years ago my arm got even worst. I went for my consultation 2/4/ 16 and I taught I... READ MORE

My Research Paid Off!! Arm Lift, Tummy Tuck and Groin Thigh Lift - Costa Rica, CR

My research paid off!! Arm lift, Tummy Tuck and groin thigh lift How I choose doctor - I gathered information locally and semi-locally. I went to one plastic surgeon in Northern Virginia and got quotes for the three procedures. He would not do all three at once. I then called 6 other... READ MORE

51yrs Old, Lost 72 Pounds (Twice in 10 Years!) Hate my Sagging Arms! - Scottsdale, AZ

I did weightwatchers and lost 72 pounds in 2007-08, gained it all back and lost it again on WW in 2013. Now that I'm over 50, my skin doesn't seem to have any elasticity left and I am left with a lot of sagging skin. I am 5' 6" and weigh 132 pounds. I've tried to lose more weight, but I can't... READ MORE

33 Years Old and Putting Myself Back to Together Again! - Newtown, PA

I am 33 years old and have just recently completely my 3rd plastic surgery procedure through Bucks County Plastic Surgery Center in Newtown, PA. The practice is owned by Dr. Robert Skalicky who has completed 2 out of my 3 surgeries. So, let's start with a little bit about me. I was overweight... READ MORE

horrible, terrible and ugly arm lift. San Antonio, TX

Do not recommend this surgeon for cosmetic, did a TERRIBLE job on my arm lift , left bad scarring and wrinkles on my arm, no smooth texture. I highly NOT recommend Dr. Ortegon. He did a second procedure on my arms and stayed the same no difference on the texture...HORRIBLE!!!!!! Do not use him,... READ MORE

No More "BINGO Wings!" Thank You Dr. Percec - Philadelphia, PA

After losing over 100 pounds and a tummy tuck/breast lift in 2008 it was time to get rid of the bingo/bat wings. I was so tired of having to buy shirts that fit my 3x arms but not my L body. The doctor who did my TT and BL retired so I searched for a new one and found Dr. Ivan's Percec at the... READ MORE

The Part of Weight Loss That No One Wants to Really Talk About: Extra Skin Everywhere! - La Mesa, CA

My journey has been long and arduous, and far from over in many ways. Surgicaly, the journey has some end in sight, with some compromises being left for the moment. As can be seen in my previous review for Dr. Pousti, I recently underwent an extended abdominoplasty which truly transformed me and... READ MORE

Arm Lift w/lipo, Flank/Mons/Abdomen Lipo, Full Breast Lift W/implants- Huntersville, NC

I'm going back to Dr. Kortesis on 3/10/16 for my final consult! We will be discussing my final phase of body contouring after major weight loss, which will be an arm lift w/lipo, thigh lift with lipo, and breast lift with implants. I imagine he will also lipo my back as well, although I do not... READ MORE

2 Days Post-Op from Arm Lift - Lake Jackson, TX

Dr. Pisarski did my arm lift with lipo and so far I am very pleased with the results. Yes it's uncomfortable, and he compression garment is uncomfortable and making my arms numb all the way down to my wrists but it's staying on. I think it will give some more over the next 3weeks that I have to... READ MORE

Fat Arm As a Kid, Got Worse with Each Pregnancy-9 Total - Costa Rica

All my life I wanted smaller arms, even as a kid I had a hard time finding clothes because the arms would be too tight. After having 9 children and gaining weight to 215 pounds I decided it was time to work on me. From 2008-2014 I used various methods to lose weight including diet pills. I... READ MORE

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