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

45 Yr Old Ready to Get my Tummy Tucked an my Bat Wings Removed.

I had the gastric bypass in 2009. I lost 80lbs (yeah) but of course I had loose skin on my arms (bat wings). I worked out 5k runs, lifted weights and all but back of my arms looked like Popeyes's lol.. My tummy wasn't really bad but I had a cesarean and the Doc cut me horizontal instead of a... 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

48 Year Old Who Recently Lost a Lot of Weight

In January of 2016 I underwent a Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy. At the time of my procedure I weighed 303 lbs and am now at 185.. My arms have always been big; even when I was a much thinner teenager. Now, I have a lot of loose skin that needs to be removed. That's the first thing that needs... READ MORE

Tank Top Ready! - Grand Rapids, MI

After reaching my goals of a 100 pound weight loss I had extra skin that just didn't shrink back after the endless hours at the gym. I had my lower body lift with Dr. Renucci and after seeing my results from that I knew he was the right surgeon to transform my arms. Surgery was 3 hours, he... READ MORE

Arm Lift, Bra Line Lift and Lipo.

Dr. Fisher did my inverted T tummy tuck this past November and did such an amazing job improving the look of my stomach by removing all the excess skin and pre existing scars that I could not wait for him to get a hold of my arms and back. The procedure took place yesterday, I had an extended... READ MORE

45 Year Old Mom with Wing Arms - Brooklyn, NY

So today I had my procedure done with Dr Vo'skin I was so nervous and scared after reading all the negative reviews about him... Any way I still went ahead and went through with my procedure I must say it was not so bad at all I told one of his staff all the negative reviews about his not... READ MORE

Wow! Arm and Breast Lift makeover.

Hello fellow Real Self patients. Like you I have been browsing this site for some time planning, dreaming, and gathering information. My background: 49 year old female with three adult children that I raised by myself. Being a single parent, the needs of others were always put before myself.... READ MORE

Finally Getting Rid of my Bingo Wings

For many years my weight has gone up and down like most ladies on here. I finally decided last year after my husband and I nearly dying from Carbon Monoxide poisoning, to get fit again and lose my weight once and for all. I have lost almost three and a half stones over the past 18 months and... READ MORE

Time to Get Rid of These Arm Flaps! - Jacksonville, FL

Over the last few years, I steadily lost about 130lbs. Now that my weight has been stable (I would like to lose 10 more) for about two years, it's time to start the journey of removing this excess skin. I'm starting with my arms for a couple of reasons, mostly because they bother me more than... READ MORE

Arm Lift/excess Skin Removal - Miami, FL

After losing 160lbs, my arms were my biggest insecurity, with nearly 6 inches of hanging skin. I opted to have a combo surgery (arm lift & extended tummy tuck) with Dr. Ortega at spectrum aesthetics in Miami, Florida. Dr. Ortega explained to me in detail why my arm skin hung the way it did,... 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

32 Years Old with 100+ Pound Weight Loss - Bellevue, WA

I had the gastric sleeve surgery 4/2014 and lost a little over 100 pounds. I had hoped to lose a little more but I have been happily maintaining at my current weight for about a year and half. My arms, thighs and tummy are definitely my areas where my weigh caused the most damage. Based on a... READ MORE

50 yr old in need of arm lift

Dr. Cervantes and Dr. Jacqueline Ivonne Aragón both did my surgery at Angeles Hospital in Tijuana. I was admittedly nervous about going to Tijuana because of all the bad press with the drug situation, but it was not a problem at all. I live in San Diego and we took the trolley to the border and ... READ MORE

surgery 12 days away

I already had a mini neck lift to get rid of fat under my chin. it went really well. i do wish that my chin was a bit tighter but i def do not look like i went under the knife. it has made me more confident. i was surprised that i had so much insecurity around it. now, i don't have to worry at... READ MORE

Skinny ARMS & LEGS!!!!

My results are amazing. Having lost a lot of weight I had extra skin on my thighs and arms and Dr. Wood not only removed it but he made sure the incision was placed perfectly. Both my arms are 3+ inches smaller and my legs 4+ inches and I am only 3 months post-op! While the recovery was rough... READ MORE

My Arm Lift Results Are Absolutely Amazing! - Naples, FL

After losing over 100 pounds during the period of 2 years through calorie counting and exercise, I was left with a large amount of sagging skin and loose "junk" under my arms and tummy. I received several great plastic surgeon referrals from doctor friends and began interviewing various... 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

Extended Brachioplasty/Arm Lift

I had an extended brachioplasty/arm lift on April 20, 2016. There was an improvement in the fat/skin removed around my breast region. However, my upper arms are not showing a significant improvement. It was a painful operation and I don't know that the outcome was worth it. I was hoping that my... READ MORE

Extended Brachioplasty--80 Pound Weight Loss 49 Yrs

Hello! It’s been over a year since my extended brachioplasty and I have intended for quite some time to post my experience to thank the community for being a resource for me. Here it goes! I’ll break it up by different chunks. Pre-op: I had lost 80 pounds on my own, most of it very slo... READ MORE

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