It’s all about loose skin! Ageing and massive weight loss are responsible for the floppy appearance of the arms. In borderline conditions an attempt to reverse the situation with non-ablative measures can be made but when skin laxity is significant surgical intervention is necessary. In most of the cases brachioplasty will give you a scar across the inner arm that will fade in time. For this, better to schedule this type of operation during autumn or winter.
- Usually general anaesthesia
- One-day clinic
- Pressure garments for two weeks
* Aesthetic plastic surgery is performed in well organized and equipped places according to national standards of safety. Although there is a very low incidence of complications in these kind of procedures, the possibility of getting such still exists because of the nature of the speciality and the anesthetic risks.
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