Arm Lift vs. Arm Liposuction Part 2

Benefits Of Arm Reduction

● Arm liposuction can permanently remove stubborn fat deposits.

● It requires several small incisions to be made, so the scars associated with the procedure are minimal.

● Arm skin lifts help reduce excess skin around the arm and a small amount of fat, helping to achieve proper arm contouring.

● It can also be useful in post-liposuction cases or any other bariatric surgery where excess skin remains after fat removal.

In addition to the visible physical benefits, both procedures provide a psychological boost.

An Upper Arm Lift Surgery

● During an arm lift, the patient will be under general anesthesia.

● Since both arms must be complete, the surgery takes approximately 3-4 hours.

● An incision will be made and excess oily skin will be removed from the back of the arm from the incision site.

● The surgeon can place drains around the elbow area after surgery if needed.

● Compression garments are a postoperative requirement. This is to reduce both postoperative pain and swelling.

● Raising your arms intermittently above heart level can also help reduce pain and swelling.

● You should also move slowly on the day of the surgery.

● Showering should be done within 24 hours of removing the drain.

● You will need to take antibiotics to prevent infection.

● Pain relievers may be needed to help control postoperative pain.

● You shouldn't be doing heavy work or st