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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38, & 100 Lb Weight Loss - Louisville, KY

My brachioplasty looks phenomenal. I am throughly impressed with the results after day 1. I will be sharing before and after photos once my wounds heal. I lost approximately 150 lbs over 6 years and have kept the weight off. Unfortunately, I had some residual flesh that needed to go. I have had... READ MORE

Awesome Arm Lift (Beautiful Brachioplasty) - Perth, AU

As a 62 year old teacher I was very conscious of my flabby arms. Even under a sleeve you could still see them jiggle. I had lost a considerable amount of weight but there was still bulk in my arms so clothes didn't fit properly. I was referred to Dr Guy Watts who performed the procedure for me.... READ MORE

Beware!! Do Your Research Before Just Listening to What Dr Zinsser Tells You - Richmond, VA

I'm so disappointed with the entire process. I had such high hopes after my consultation. Let me start by saying I do NOT have unreal expectations. I have the expectations that Dr Zinsser outlined in our pre-op appointments. I confirmed several times before I went ahead with the procedure. I had... READ MORE

37 Years Old, 100 Pounds Lost, Looking to Make my Arms into Arms Instead of Thighs - Huntsville, AL

As I said in the title, I'm pretty sure some people have smaller thighs than I do arms. After losing 140 pounds, gaining 40 back, and still hating my body, I've decided to spend this year working on it. I started with a Mommy Makeover in December. It's been six months, so I've now scheduled a... READ MORE

Arm Lift Reality - Atlanta, GA

I am a 63 year old female in superb health (5'3" tall, 116 pounds). In 2009, after being mildly overweight for many years of yoyo dieting, I lost 20% of my body weight (~30 lbs) with the help of Quick Weight Loss Center. Due to my age and weight loss, I have some loose skin. I especially... READ MORE

Brachioplasy.. Dream Didn't Come True Yet:( - Riyadh, SA

Good morning,, hope everyone happy as i am :) i had a sleeve 5 years ago, i was 131 kilos and now i am 77 kilos, yes! So even if sleeve helped me so much to loose weight but is actually has a dark side which is loose and extra skin. the first step of my journey is brachioplasy, i did an arm... READ MORE

Arm Lift (Round 1) Thigh Lift (Round 2) - Modesto, CA

6 years ago I had the wt lost surgery. Lost approx 100 lbs. ROUND 1 ARM LIFT/lipo....Finally I am able to take care of the loose skin under my arms. Surgery went well. My PS did a posterior incision. Trust me it took me forever to figure out which incision I wanted. I'm happy with the... READ MORE

45 Years Old, 5'6 and 172 Pounds - Tulsa, OK

After years of hating my arms, I decided to have an arm lift. I'm at day 2 and so far couldn't be happier. No pain, some swelling and bruising. My recovery has been so far extremely easy. My husband has had to help with my compression wraps and taking a Tshirt off and on. I've kept my arms... READ MORE

Arm Lift is So Worth It! - Delafield, WI

Having lost 150+ lbs, I have a lot of loose hanging skin and resistant fat. My arms bothered me the most. In fact I have been truly embarrassed by them for years. I had to buy clothing 2 sizes larger just to fit my arms. I reached my goal weight in March 2016 and I was looking for a good plastic... READ MORE

Arm Lift Surgery at 4 Weeks - Whitefish, MT

5'3 I20lbs. 46 yrs Week 1: Arms are sore, can't lift much, little arm mobility. Can't put arms over your head. Swollen and scars look bad. Week 2: Much better, can wash hair in shower easily now. Sore still, but gonna make it! Week 3: Arms starting to take shape! Swelling down, scar lines... READ MORE

Putting Life Back in Order - Carrollton, GA

After losing 100 lb through 3 full years of hard work (healthy eating and consistent exercise), I was more than ready to be "done" with the excess skin on my upper arms (when my weight rose, the size of my arms became disproportionately large). The worst part was sleeping on my back for weeks,... READ MORE

Recovering - Arm Lift and Back Lipo- Bogota- Colombia

I had my surgery done May 7, 2016. The doctor did lipo and then cut the loose skin. I was always suffering with my arms because no blouse would ever fit. I am happy with the procedure and I am waiting to go back to normal. I also had back liposuction. It has been a little over 3 weeks and I am... READ MORE

Finally Did It! - San Antonio, TX

I've been wanting an arm lift for a really long time. I've been very fearful of the dreaded armlift scars. Unlike a tummy tuck or butt lift, you can't hide the scars & what's the point of getting an arm lift if you have to wear long sleeves anyway if you have to hide the scars. But, I... READ MORE

44 Year Old Woman, 120 Pound Weight Loss, Had Huge Bags Under Arms - Camarillo, CA

I had 3 consultations before walking in to Dr. Kolder's office. I was pretty disillusioned before meeting Dr. Kolder. He was the warmest, most informative surgeon I had met. I knew immediately he was the one to do my arms. He did not give me unrealistic expectations nor did he try to sell me... READ MORE

31 Years Old, Arm Lift, Right Breast Reduction and Lift with Some Lipo - Richmond, AU

I have always been overweight, at one point I lost 35 kilos but over time I gained 10 back, for whatever reason I carried a lot of weight in my arms and due to poor elasticity in my skin I ended up with the most horrible "tuck shop" arms. I cannot put into words how these arms were restricting... READ MORE

45 Year Old Mother of 2 Finally Doing Me. Birmingham, MI

Been on a journey for a while and am ready to have an arm lift and possible breast augmentation. Just had my second consult and this one was with Dr. Ellen Janetzske, and all I can say is I absolutely love her. She is wonderful, caring and the list goes on and on. Her staff is extremely nice... READ MORE

Arm Sculpting and Fat Grafting to Face - New York, NY

Dr. Khan explained to me all options, non-invasive and otherwise, to improve the appearance of my arms. I also was interested in adding volume to my face -- volume lost due to age. I was excited when she suggested that she could use my own fat as a filler for my face instead of some other... READ MORE

Celebrating 50!! - Halifax, NS

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

Arm Lift Plus Breast Lift and 295cc Cup Augmentation. Dallas, TX

I am SO excited to get this done. I am lucky enough to qualify for's my 30th birthday on April 10th and this is the perfect extravagant gift to myself lol extremely extravagant but I know it will be exactly what I need to feel better about myself. I was an obese child and... READ MORE

2nd Stage Surgery of 3. Arm Lift, Breast Implants and Vertical Abdomen Incision! Post Massive Weight Loss. - Tunisia

Hello to all you lovely peeps! Here's a link to my previous review which was Breast lift a TT last October.This Is a 1st surgery for the arm lift and revision on the abdomen and addition of implants to fill them out. I had a TT and breast lift with fat transfer In October 2014. You'll see my... READ MORE

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