ARM LIFT SURGERY
What is an arm lift?
Arm lift surgery in India is commonly known as brachioplasty. This is the surgical procedure that is used to reduce the excess sagging skin that droops downward. This technique is also used to tighten and smoothen the supportive tissues. This is responsible for defining the shape of the upper arm. This surgery is also successful to localize the pockets of the fats.
Who is the right candidate for the arm lift surgery?
Following individuals is the right candidate for the arm lift surgery:
- Skin laxity: Adults with the upper arm skin laxity is the right candidate for the arm lift surgery.
- Stable weight: Adults whose weight is stable, is also the right candidate for the arm lift surgery.
- Healthy individual: the Healthy individual is also the right candidate for this surgery.
- Non-smokers: Person who is non-smokers is also go for this type of the surgery.
- Positive attitude: Person with the positive attitude, outlook and the realistic expectations, is also suitable for the arm lift surgery.
What is the arm lift surgery procedure?
Following are the steps that are included in the arm lift surgery:
Step 1 – Anesthesia
Good medication is judged by the comfort it provides at the time of the surgery. There are two types of anesthesia is used. First is intravenous sedation and the second method is general anesthesia. Your surgeon will recommend the best solution for you.
Step 2 – The incision
The length of the incision and pattern in arm lift surgery is dependent upon the amount and location of the excess skin is to be removed. This will be best judged and explained by your plastic surgeon.
Incisions are generally made under or back of the arm. This is dependent upon the surgeon preference. This will also extend to just below the elbow. An excess amount of fat is extracted with the help of the Liposuction surgery.
Step 3 – Closing the incisions
Incisions can be closed with the absorbable sutures or the stitches. This will be removed within two or three weeks following your arm lift.
Step 4 – See the results
You can see smoother and tighter contours after the surgery. There is some form swelling and the bruising.
Arm lift cost
Arm lift surgery cost in India is far less than as compared to other countries. Arm lift surgery cost can vary according to the different countries. The cost does not include the anesthesia, operating room, and other related facilities.
Cost of the arm lift surgery is dependent upon the experience, the type of the procedure and geographic location.
The cost of the Arm lift surgery includes following costs:
- Anesthesia fees
- Hospital or surgical facility costs
- Medical tests
- Post-surgery garments
- Prescriptions for medication
- Surgeon’s fee
What are the risks that are associated with arm lift treatment?
Following are the some of the risks that are concerned with the arm lift treatment.
- Anesthesia risks
- Poor wound healing
- Unsightly scarring