You have worked hard to lose that weight, but now you are stuck with loose skin on your arms no matter how much you exercise! Consider getting a brachioplasty, often called an arm lift, to transform your look and your life. Unlike rhinoplasty or other cosmetic surgeries, brachioplasty is a type of reconstructive surgery; it is designed to restore a more natural and undamaged appearance, as opposed to “correcting” naturally-occurring traits such as an elongated nose.
ARC Plastic Surgery, reconstructive and plastic surgery providers in South Florida, have announced that they will be now performing brachioplasty surgeries for patients who might benefit from this incredible reconstructive procedure.
Brachioplasty (casually referred to as an arm lift), is a surgical procedure that is designed to remove excess hanging skin from the arms. This loose skin can develop either with age or after significant weight loss. This development can be aesthetically unappealing and even cause difficulty fitting into certain clothing. However, the scar of a brachioplasty is hidden on the inside of the arm so that it is not visible when the arms are at the sides, and this is often a worthwhile exchange for this excess skin. In the arm lift, Dr. White also often extends the incision when necessary into the armpits to tighten the skin above the bra straps. This results in a smooth fit appearing arm contour.
Sometimes people who lose a large amount of weight, their skin, which was once stretched to fit the excess fat on their body, remains in this enlarged state and sags off of the tighter muscle and bone. This tends to be both unsightly and inconvenient, as it can also cause clothing to be un-fitted. Brachioplasty can be a great procedure for both men and women, as it may affect anyone who has been through serious weight loss.
Dr. Jeremy White, an expert for rhinoplasty in South Florida, is one of the few surgeons in the country to be trained in both plastic surgery and otolaryngology, which focuses on cosmetic and reconstructive challenges in the head and neck.
ARC Plastic Surgery is a leading clinic for plastic surgery in the Miami-Dade area. Dr. Jeremy White is one of the most experienced and popular in the region and has had the privilege of studying at the George Washington University of Washington, D.C. and the world-famous Cleveland Clinic Florida. He also traveled to Central America to help provide facial reconstructive surgery care to less fortunate children during his training as a doctor. He now brings his skills and surgical expertise to help people in South Florida achieve their cosmetic and reconstructive goals.
For more information, or to schedule a free consultation, call 305-501-2000 or visit arcplasticsurgeons.com