Do you think you need an arm procedure to improve the appearance of your upper limbs? Having beautifully toned arms is increasingly popular these days. More and more women take inspiration from the celebrities they see on TV and in the media. They want to have the same beautiful slim arms as the stars on the red carpet. However, achieving this look through diet and exercise alone isn’t easy. Unfortunately, fat on the arms is often stubborn and difficult to get rid of. If you’ve tried everything and are still unhappy with your arms, a surgical procedure is the solution you need. But which one is right for you?
Assess Your Arm Contouring Goals
The first step when deciding on the best arm procedure for you is to consider your arm contouring goals. You need to know what you want to achieve from an arm contouring treatment. There are a few key questions that you should ask yourself before arranging a consultation.
Ask yourself what you think is wrong with your arms. Are they too large with excess fat? Is there too much sagging skin on your arms? Is the problem a combination of loose skin and excess fat? The answer to these questions could affect the procedure you choose.
What Are the Different Types of Arm Procedures Available?
Several different arm procedures are available for patients to choose from these days. The two most popular and most effective are liposuction of the arms and arm lifts. However, there are other non-surgical options available too. These include fat-freezing, ultrasound, and radiofrequency therapies.
Liposuction is the ideal solution if you need to remove a section of fat from your upper arms. This body contouring procedure can sculpt your arms and create a slimmer, more attractive silhouette.
You may need an arm lift if you have a lot of excess loose arm skin. This surgery can create a slimmer, tighter arm contour.
Therapies like fat-freezing claim to improve the appearance of the arms but are unproven. Non-surgical options may have little or no downtime but are likely to produce only limited, short-lived effects. If you want to be sure of an effective procedure that produces excellent results, you need to consider surgery.
Seeking a Consultation
The only way to determine the right treatment option for your needs is to have consult a specialist. A skilled cosmetic surgeon can assess your needs and determine the most appropriate procedure to help you achieve your goals. During your consultation, you can discuss the result you want to achieve. You can also discuss the issues you are experiencing with your arms. Your surgeon can then help to pinpoint the right surgery to suit your requirements. They can also make sure that you have realistic expectations of the outcome and know what to expect.
If you need a consultation with a specialist to decide the best arm procedure, contact the ArtLipo team today. Dr. Su is a liposuction specialist who can assess your needs and help you get the surgery you require.
Dr. Hamwi is an aesthetic plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic surgical and non-invasive procedures. After completing residencies in both plastic surgery and general surgery as well as a fellowship at Harvard University, Dr. Hamwi then went on to pursue an aesthetic surgery fellowship at one of the country’s most competitive programs in Manhattan, New York. Less than one percent of plastic surgeons have completed such specialized training.