Surgical treatments: An arm lift, or brachioplasty, can help haul up a saggy underarm. The costly and oftentimes painful surgery reshapes the under arm from pit to elbow and can remove excess skin due to weight loss, creating a more toned appearance by reducing up to 75% of the armâ€™s circumference. Itâ€™s However, brachioplasty can leave behind a noticeable scar on the inside of the arm. It may fade but it will not completely disappear. In certain cases, it may be possible to close the incision from a lift under the armpits, hiding all tell-tale signs of surgery. The results of an arm lift can furthermore be negated by post-operative weight gain and future age-related sagging
If the droop is due to excess fat rather than skin, liposuction may also be employed. There should be at least 1.5 centimeters of hanging flab when pinched in order to perform the liposuction. Laser liposuction is a variation of the traditional form that uses heat to melt fat before itâ€™s sucked from the body.