Arm lift surgery reduces or removes loose, sagging skin from the upper arm to create a more attractive and toned arm appearance. Arm lifts are best for patients who have lost a lot of weight.
Anaesthesia: General, or in some cases, local anesthesia with sedation.
Duration: 3 hours.
Hospitalization: Ambulatory surgery.
Comments: After surgery patients wear a protective sleeve-like wrapping home. Significant healing should be seen in about 10-14 days.