Cosmetic Treatment

Arm Lift

Arm lift is a surgical technique to treat conditions of extra, flabby skin drooping downward. Arm lift, also called brachioplasty, tautens the core supportive tissue responsible for shaping the upper arm. The procedure also makes the area smooth besides cutting localized pockets of fat in the upper arm area.

Skin drooping and sagging in the arms are often caused by change in weight and body growth in addition to genetic factors. According to dermatologist and skin specialist Dr. Shumaila, exercise alone is not enough to treat this condition, necessitating arm lift cosmetic surgery for you. Arm lift, when combined with liposuction, delivers best results. It is pertinent to mention here that tens of thousand of individuals undergo arm lift surgery and are very happy with the outcomes.

Factors showing you need arm lift surgery

  • You are marred by underarm laxity and skin sagging despite having normal weight.
  • You have lost immense weight and left with extra arm skin and fat, giving your skin appearance like wings.
  • You are ready to accept a scar as an opportunity cost of well-shaped arm.

Are you a candidate of arm lift surgery?

  • You are an arm lift candidate, if:
  • You are an adult with arm skin laxity.
  • Your weight is comparatively stable and you are not overweighed.
  • You are healthy and not suffering from any significant medical condition that may hinder healing.
  • You are non-smoker and have positive outlook on life.


When your arm lift surgery is completed, dressings will be applied to the treated area and it will be enfolded in a flexible bandage to make the chances of inflammation minimal. Moreover, a small tube may also be fixed under your skin to drain out fluids and blood remaining under the skin.


If you think that you are a good candidate for arm lift, book an appointment at Dermalase today! Make sure to discuss all your concerns and expectation besides explaining why you want to undergo arm lift surgery with our specialists.