Upper Arm Lift GET SLIMMER ARMS WITH UPPER ARM SURGERY AT CROSS HUDSON The face and neck are not the only places where the aging process can take its toll. The same skin laxity that causes wrinkles and sagging skin in these areas can also affect the appearance of the upper arms. The loose, hanging skin that plagues the upper arms, often referred to as bat wings, is not something that can be addressed with diet and exercise. While the problem is typically caused by the natural aging process, it can also be due to massive weight loss after bariatric surgery. No matter what the reason for your flabby upper arms might be, Dr. Mordkovich can help you create a more aesthetically pleasing contour with a surgical procedure known as brachioplasty or an upper arm lift. WHAT IS AN UPPER ARM LIFT? An upper arm lift is a surgery used to remove localized fat deposits and excess skin to tighten up the arms and create a smoother, firmer contour. There are a series of upper arm lift techniques ranging from slightly less invasive to more so if needed. The choice of method will vary after your consultation with Dr. Mordkovich, allowing him to tailor your procedure to your precise needs and desired outcome.