Beautiful Toned Arms With An Arm Lift

An arm lift, or Brachioplasty, can remove excess skin of the upper arms. Whether you’re celebrating your recent weight loss or have always felt embarrassed by your upper arms, Dr. Rifai’s arm lift procedure can give you toned, attractive arms. Dr. Rifai has specialized training in the Lockwood Technique, which minimizes scarring and recovery time.

Arm Lift- Overview

Dr. Rifai will remove the excess skin of the upper arms using the Lockwood Technique. This technique allows Dr. Rifai to make major changes to the appearance of your arms, with minimal scarring from the inside of the armpit to the elbow. The result is a perfectly hidden scar and an outcome that is long lasting.

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Arm Lift- Recovery

You may experience some initial discomfort in the days following surgery, however this will likely be minimal.  Depending on your recovery, you may be back to work in less than a few days. You will likely experience some swelling and bruising following the procedure, however this will resolve in 4-6 weeks.

Dr. Rifai has specialized training in arm lifts and can discuss all aspects of this procedure during your consultation.  For more information about arm lifts in Detroit, or other body contouring procedures offered by Dr. Rifai, please call or contact us today!

Frequently Asked Arm Lift Questions

Q: Will this condition reoccur after surgery?
Answer: No, generally this is a permanent result.

Q: Where is the scar placed?
Answer: There is a scar within the armpit, extending to the elbow. It is placed specifically to keep it in a hidden position.