annulla SAID:

What can be done for loose skin on the upper arms?

3 Answers

  1. DrCsabaMagassy wrote on :

    The latest procedure consits of laser liposuction to remove the excess of fat and tighten the skin at the same time, without leaving large and difiguring scars.

    Reply
  2. DrWilliamRosenblatt wrote on :

    The operation is called a brachioplasty where the excess skin on the upper arms is removed and tightened.

    Reply
  3. DrMichelleCopeland wrote on :

    Lifts on this famously wobbly part of the human anatomy—known familiarly as “Hi Janes” or “Bingo” arms—are particularly popular. Heavy and even moderately droopy arms can be recountoured very effectively with liposuction. Liposuction modifies volume by sucking out fat and because liposuction stimulates the skin to tighten, good elasticity provides a smooth contour after fat is removed. The procedure takes about an hour, the recovery takes just a couple of days, and there’s virtually no scarring. I use several innovative forms of liposuction, including SmartLipo, in order to contour and resculpture the area while providing the most beautiful results with minimal scarring. SmartLipo, used in combination with other forms of liposuction or alone, is a procedure that uses laser light to liquefy fat and tighten the surrounding skin. Liposuction as an outpatient procedure under I.V. sedation can easily reduce the bulge that some people have in their arms.

    For the loose skin of your arms, Thermage® is now a safe, non-invasive, radiofrequency (RF) cosmetic procedure that’s clinically proven to help smooth, tighten and contour skin for an overall younger looking appearance. The treatment delivers natural looking results with little to no downtime —on all skin colors, on and off the face, all in a single procedure. Fast and easy, you can even come in during your lunch break and return to work after!

    Reply
Are you an FOF Doctor? Please to log in and post your response