Brachioplasty (Arm Lifts) are always at the top of the list of the most frequently performed cosmetic plastic surgery procedures after weight loss. While diet, exercise, and even bariatric surgery, can significantly reduce body fat, they cannot shrink over stretched skin. This is exactly what Brachioplasty, literally arm changing, surgery can do.
Arm Lifts provide selective removal of excess skin, and any residual disproportionate fat from your arms. Unlike weight loss, or Liposuction, which unstuff the arms, Brachioplasty removes loose arm skin.
Arm Skin Tightening with Brachioplasty Video Presentation
Last month, on KRON4’s Body Beautiful, I had the opportunity to discuss, several important topics in Plastic Surgery including, Arm Lifts. The indications for Brachioplasty and the methods used for arm skin tightening were discussed with host Janelle Marie. Multiple sets of Arm Lift Before and After Pictures are provided to illustrate the results possible with the Arm Lift.
Body Beautiful is a live show, so anyone watching can call in and have their questions answered. The (415) number shown during the broadcast is only for the live show, but if you have Brachioplasty Questions, call my San Francisco Bay Area Plastic Surgery office directly at (925) 943-6353.
Brachioplasty as seen on KRON 4TV
Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) Before and After Picture
The amount of excess skin treated with Brachioplasty can range widely. When the upper arm is full of disproportionate fat, but the skin is tight, Liposuction may be a better option. When the skin is floppy, however, an Arm Lift is the best cosmetic plastic surgery procedure currently available.
The above is a Brachioplasty Before and After Picture showing selective removal of loose skin from the arms. Brachioplasty is one of the most popular procedure performed after massive weight loss, a group of procedures referred to as Post Bariatric Plastic Surgery. Other before and after photos are shown in the Arm Lift Video embedded above, and many more can be viewed by following the link in the More Brachioplasty information section at the end of this post.
More Plastic Surgery Videos
Many hours of Plastic Surgery Videos are available on the San Francisco Plastic Surgery Blog. Many are also viewable on our Plastic Surgery Videos Page.
Links to the rest of this Body Beautiful television program are available below:
- Breast Reduction for Women – San Francisco Bay Area | Walnut Creek
- Breast Reduction for Men (Gynecomastia) – San Francisco Bay Area | Walnut Creek
- Liposuction and Body Sculpting – San Francisco Bay Area | Walnut Creek
- Arm Lifts (Brachioplasty) – San Francisco Bay Area | Walnut Creek (You are here.)
More Brachioplasty Information
More Liposuction Information is available on line on my main web site, DrMele.com. And for information about Post Bariatric Plastic Surgery in general, visit the Post Bariatric Plastic Surgery Page. Use the contact form on the left to get answers to your Plastic Surgery Questions, or give us a call at (925) 943-6353.
The American Society of Bariatric Plastic Surgeons
Dr. Mele is an active member of the The American Society of Bariatric Plastic Surgeons. The group is composed of plastic surgeons, who are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons, and who are dedicated to improving and revealing the physical appearance of patients who have lost weight.