There are many benefits that come from arm lift surgery. However, when it comes to any kind of surgical procedure, the more knowledge you have, the more prepared you will be for the procedure and the more pleased you will be with the results you have. There are certain things that make a person a good candidate for arm lift surgery.
First, the individual must feel unsatisfied with the appearance of their arms. Good candidates are individuals who have a lot of sagging skin and may even have some arm fat that needs to be removed. At times, an arm lift surgery will be combined with liposuction in order to get rid of arm fat. Then excess skin and tissue will be removed from the upper arm and the muscles will be tightened.
Many individuals feel self-conscious when others see their arms. For example, they will wear long-sleeved shirts even when it is warm outside in order to hide their arm flab. If you feel unsatisfied with the appearance of your arms, you may be a good candidate for an arm lift surgery.
Even though liposuction is sometimes used in connection with an arm lift surgery, it is not a procedure that is used in order to help you lose weight. You must already be at a relatively healthy weight in order to qualify for surgery. It is mostly designed for individuals who have worked hard to lose weight and are now dealing with excess skin because of their weight loss. It is also designed for individuals who begin to have sagging skin because of the natural aging process.
All of us will experience sagging skin as we get older. One of the areas that it will definitely affect is the arm. So this is a great procedure for individuals who have sagging skin because of losing weight as well as the natural aging process.
An arm lift is a surgical procedure. As such, you must be in good health. A good candidate for arm lift surgery also has a realistic idea of what the procedure will do for them. You are definitely going to be happy with the way your arms look after surgery and you are going to love the way your clothes fit. However, you have to be realistic about your results.
If your arms are bringing you down, schedule a consultation for an arm lift at Southeastern Dermatology in Lumberton. We happily serve the Fayetteville area as well. Contact us today to book your appointment!