It is a surgical procedure that removes excess skin and fat under the arms, specifically between the armpit and the elbow. The scar may be made on the inner line of the arms or the axillary region, depending on each particular case.

Brachioplasty is highly recommended for those patients who have lost significant weight, mainly in post-bariatric patients.

It is important to use a girdle to reduce edema and achieve better healing.
No physical efforts in the arms the first 20 days.
The wound must be kept clean and dry throughout the healing process.