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Achieve the Sleek, Contoured Upper Arms of Your Dreams

Flabby, bulky upper arms can be difficult to slim and tone, even with rigorous strength training and cardio. As we age, skin elasticity in the arms diminishes, and stubborn fatty deposits accumulate despite our best efforts. If you’ve been dissatisfied with your arm contours, tried every tip and trick to no avail, the answer may lie in liposuction.

Arm reduction liposuction is a sculpting procedure that can provide transformative enhancement for the upper arms. By precisely targeting and removing unwanted fat cells, Dr. Darren M. Smith’s expert techniques will reveal the slim, shapely arms you desire. 

Continue reading to learn all about how liposuction can eliminate arm fat and excess skin for good.

What Causes Flabby Upper Arms?

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Flabby upper arms afflict countless women and men. Although simply getting older naturally diminishes skin elasticity over time, genetics also play a major role. Some bodies are genetically predisposed to store excess fat in the arms that proves stubbornly unresponsive to diet, exercise, strength training or cardio.

Post-weight loss skin laxity can also contribute to flabby, loose arm contours. Weight fluctuations further exacerbate the issue. Even significant fat loss may still leave you with disappointing upper arms.

While you can’t alter your genetic blueprint, there are solutions for conquering unflattering arm cellulite and achieving your body goals. When all else fails, liposuction can provide the intensive spot reduction you need.

Ready to tackle flabby arms head-on? Contact Dr. Darren M. Smith to discover a personalized liposuction plan

How Does Liposuction Work to Refine Arms?

Arm liposuction is a sculpting procedure that utilizes tiny incisions and Cannula tubes to permanently eliminate diet and exercise-resistant fat deposits. The technique involves inserting the cannula through the incisions and moving them through the treatment areas beneath the skin, dislodging fat cells.

A vacuum attached to the Cannula then suctions out the freed fat cells through the tubes. Dr. Darren M. Smith may also remove some fluid during the procedure to enhance contouring effects. With the precise destruction and removal of specific fat deposits, arm areas instantly appear smoother, slimmer and more toned.

The destroyed fat cells will not regenerate following the procedure. So as long as you maintain your weight, the fat removal results will be permanent. Liposuction can provide substantial improvements in arm shape, definition and overall aesthetics that diet and exercise alone simply cannot match.

What Are the Benefits of Arm Liposuction?

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Arm liposuction offers a range of benefits for properly selected patients seeking to refine and enhance the upper arms. Some of the key benefits of undergoing this body contouring procedure include:

Eliminate Stubborn Fat Areas Permanently

Arm liposuction can target localized areas of fat on the upper arms that do not respond well to traditional weight loss methods, providing a solution for spot reduction and contouring.

Enhance Arm Shape and Definition

 By sculpting the arms and removing unwanted fat, arm liposuction can reveal a more toned and slim appearance, creating a more defined shape and muscle tone.

Reduce Appearance of Cellulite

Arm liposuction can effectively remove fat causing cellulite on the back of the arms, resulting in smoother skin texture and tightening.

Minimize Downtime

Arm liposuction is a relatively quick outpatient procedure with minimal pain, bruising, and swelling compared to more extensive procedures, allowing most patients to return to work within a few days.

Complement Weight Loss

 Liposuction can complement weight loss efforts by addressing remaining stubborn fat areas, creating an improved and refined look after significant weight loss.

Tighten Loose, Sagging Skin 

In addition to fat removal, arm liposuction can stimulate skin retraction and tightening over the arms, improving loose and wrinkled skin that often accompanies weight fluctuations.

Restore Self-Confidence

Removing excess arm fat can help patients feel more comfortable and confident in their appearance, potentially motivating them to further their health and fitness goals.

By precisely targeting fat pockets around this troubled area, liposuction delivers transformative contouring with long-lasting outcomes. Clothes fit better, arms appear firmer and you’ll feel renewed confidence in sleeveless and fitted tops.

Your arms will complement your figure with balance and proportion. The sculpted look evokes youthfulness. Combining liposuction with skin removal can also combat crepey skin for improved tightening.

Experience the life-changing benefits of arm liposuction. Start your journey to more defined arms with Dr. Smith today!

Who Makes an Ideal Arm Liposuction Candidate?

When considering candidates for upper arm liposuction, certain criteria help identify ideal patients. These include:

1Healthy men and women over the age of 18 are typically good candidates for upper arm liposuction, as long as their bodies are fully developed.
2Individuals who have localized fat deposits in their upper arms that are resistant to diet and exercise efforts are ideal candidates for liposuction to reduce arm fat.
3Patients who are in overall good health without any arm skin infections make good liposuction candidates since healing will be easier.
4Non-smokers are preferred candidates for upper arm liposuction because smoking impairs healing and increases the risk of complications.
5Patients with good skin tone and elasticity make excellent liposuction candidates, since their skin can reshape itself more easily after fat removal.
6People who are at a stable weight are ideal for upper arm liposuction because significant weight fluctuations after surgery can negatively impact results.
7Candidates who have realistic expectations for their surgical results and understand the limitations of liposuction tend to be happier with their outcomes.

Pregnancy or significant future weight loss should occur prior to treatment for best results. Dr. Darren M. Smith will assess your candidacy during an in-person consultation. 

He will review your health, goals, exam arm skin quality and collaborate on a customized treatment plan.

What’s the Upper Arm Liposuction Procedure Like?

Arm liposuction is performed right in Dr. Darren M. Smith’s accredited office surgical suite while you relax under IV sedation. The quick procedure takes approximately 1-2 hours to perform. 

Dr. Smith makes small incisions near the treatment areas, inserts the cannula device and moves it through the fat deposits to dislodge and suction away the cells.

Treatment areas are dressed and you can go home the same day to recover. Prescription medications manage any minor discomfort. 

Most patients report little to no bruising or swelling and are able to resume daily routines within a week. If a skin removal procedure is also performed, recovery may take longer.

How Long Do Arm Liposuction Results Last?

The fat cell destruction performed during upper arm liposuction is permanent. As long as your weight remains stable, the removed fat cells will not return and your sculpted, slenderized arm contours will persist. However, significant weight gain can potentially impact results.

Maintaining a healthy diet and exercise regime after treatment will help ensure your remarkable transformation lasts for years to come. 

Some patients opt for arm liposuction as a complement to weight loss procedures like gastric sleeve or gastric bypass to optimize their results. Others use it as a focal treatment for resistant arm fat.

Take Your First Step Towards Fabulous Arms

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If you’re bothered by excess flab, cellulite or loss of firmness in your upper arms, arm reduction liposuction could provide the intensive solution diet and exercise alone cannot. Reveal beautifully contoured, toned arms you’ll be thrilled to show off.

To learn more about how Dr. Darren M. Smith’s liposuction techniques can refine your arms, contact our New York office today to schedule your private consultation.

You may also call +1(212) 633-0627 to request your appointment with us.