How soon will I see results from arm liposuction?
You can expect to see results within a few weeks after an arm liposuction procedure. Results should improve, and your arms will develop a leaner appearance over the next few months as the swelling subsides.
Will I be able to work out after an arm liposuction procedure?
Although you can probably return to work and light activities within a few days after arm liposuction, you should avoid any heavy lifting or strenuous activities for six weeks, or as instructed by Dr. Mesa.
Does arm liposuction leave scars?
Only a few tiny incisions are needed to perform arm liposuction. Any resulting scars will be small and fade over time.
Can arm liposuction be combined with other procedures?
Yes. Back liposuction is often paired with arm liposuction to create a proportionally contoured, slimmer upper body.
Is arm liposuction an in-office procedure?
Arm liposuction is typically performed on an outpatient basis under local anesthesia. You may want to have someone drive you home and help care for you on the day of your procedure.