Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) in Los Angeles, CA
An arm lift (brachioplasty) reduces excess sagging skin, tightens and smooths out the underlying supportive tissue that defines the shape of your upper arm. It also reduces localized pockets of fat in the upper arm region when performed at Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute by board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D., F.A.C.S. Brachioplasty could be the perfect solution for all Beverly Hills and Los Angeles residents who want to regain their toned, youthful arms.
What is An Arm Lift (Brachioplasty)?
An arm lift is also referred to as a brachioplasty and it can be used by Dr. Schwartz to help you address excess skin on your upper arm, in addition to being an excellent option for individuals who have lost a significant amount of weight which can often result in lax skin that interferes with regular activity or makes buying clothing difficult. If you have lax skin on your arms, you may find that it detracts from your appearance, in which case an arm lift with Dr. Schwartz may be right for you.
Benefits of An Arm Lift (Brachioplasty)?
One of the most embarrassing places on your body to have extra skin and fat is the upper arms. Arm Lift procedures, called brachioplasty, are performed to eliminate the excess fat and skin that sometimes occurs under the arms as a result of normal aging or following weight loss. While you may lose additional weight through a brachioplasty, this procedure is not meant as a weight-loss tool, but as post-weight loss sculpting under the upper arm.
Is An Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) Right For Me?
Do you want to finally deal with excess skin and fat on your arms? In Los Angeles toned arms are the latest must-have accessory, so maybe it’s time for you to give your arms a more finely toned look with an arm lift from Dr. Jaime Schwartz. Contact us now to set up your arm lift consultation.
Elements of an Arm Lift (Brachioplasty)?
All lifting procedures result in greatly improved body contouring, and in the case of an arm lift, the length, and location of your incisions is entirely dependent upon your individual concerns and the amount of excess or lax skin that needs to be excised. Dr. Schwartz carefully selects his incision pattern to best disguise scarring, and additionally, his expert closures and dressings provide the best environment for optimal healing of the incisions
What Is An Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) Procedure?
Arm lifts are performed under general anesthesia and are often performed along with other body contouring procedures, such as a body lift, thigh lift or abdominoplasty (sometimes called a tummy tuck). During your procedure, an incision is placed under the arm, beginning at the armpit and extending to the elbow. Dr. Schwartz removes any excess skin and superficial fat and then closes the incision as invisibly as is possible. The procedure takes about one to two hours, depending upon the amount of fat and excess skin to be excised.
How Long Is The Recovery After An Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) Procedure?
Following your brachioplasty, you will experience some minor soreness and mild bruising at the incision sites, which can be diminished with pain medication and ice packs. Most patients are back to full activity within a week. When you leave Dr. Schwartz’s office following your procedure, your follow-up appointment will be set, and you’ll visit us within a few days to check on your progress. Dr. Schwartz recommends that patients avoid strenuous physical activity for about a month after their procedure and also avoid any contact sports or other activities that might cause trauma to the area. You will find that the scar will always be somewhat visible but will fade over time to a fine line.
How Much Does An Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) Procedure Cost?
You want to do it right the first time, so choose Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute, the best way for you to obtain the best possible arm lift results. The atmosphere and environment at Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute are not only professional but also soothing and comfortable, helping to put you at ease. The staff at Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute is amazing and interacts with patients like they are friends, so you will feel like you’re an extended part of the family. Our state-of-the-art operating rooms come with all of the equipment you would find in a normal hospital setting. Your cost for the procedure will vary based on your personal needs, aspirations and safety considerations. During your consultation, Dr. Schwartz will discuss your options and together you will come up with a plan of treatment that is appropriate for you. Dr. Schwartz accepts all forms of payment and offers excellent financing options to make more procedures available to more patients.
What Should I Do Next?
You want to look like yourself, only better, so contact us now to set up your arm lift consultation with Dr. Schwartz, a RealSelf Top 100 “Top Plastic Surgeon” and Southern California 2016 Super Doctors “Rising Stars” who is a plastic surgeon that loves his job and is grateful to be able to improve the lives of his patients. We are dedicated to educating our patients so that they feel empowered to participate in their own care, and Dr. Schwartz will make you feel safe and confident about your decision to go forward with your procedure.
Board-certified plastic surgeon Jaime S. Schwartz, M.D., F.A.C.S., at Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute, offers safe and effective arm lift (brachioplasty) procedures to the residents of Beverly Hills, Los Angeles and surrounding cities in California. Contact our office today to schedule a consultation.