Aesthetic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Specialist Op. Dr. Deniz Küçükkaya gave information on the subject. Hands are one of the most striking parts of our body. Cold, heat, chemicals, sunlight, wetness are among the factors that negatively affect the structure of our hands. In addition, wounds, bruises and stains occur on the hands due to external blows. Since we use our hands in everything we do 24 hours a day, it is our most visible place after our face. Wrinkles, wrinkles, staining and skin accumulations may occur on our hands over time. These situations negatively affect the person psychologically. In particular, the appearance of the hands of patients who have undergone surgical procedures such as face lift reveals itself. Again, aesthetic and plastic surgery step in to eliminate the existing problems.
Which Techniques Are Used In Hand Aesthetics?
It is applied to improve the appearance of the hands, to remove wrinkles, to have more beautiful and younger looking hands and fingers. Some fat is taken from the patient himself by liposuction method. Wrinkles are removed by giving the fat taken on the hand and on the top of the fingers, and a fuller healthy hand appearance is obtained. The procedure is usually performed with local anesthesia and normal life can be returned on the same day. The process takes an average of 30-60 minutes. With the PRP method, which is very common today, fine wrinkles on the hands can be removed.
In Which Situations Is Arm Lift Preferred?
Over time, sagging occurs in the arms in cases such as hereditary reasons, age, excessive weight gain and loss. These sags disturb the person and even affect the person's choice of clothes. Most of these sags are between the shoulder and the elbow. Sometimes, there may be minimal sagging due to rapid weight gain and loss and increased volume in the arm. The main purpose of the operation is to achieve a healthier and more aesthetic appearance.
How is Arm Lift Surgery Performed?
If it is thought that there is only excess fat in the arms due to excess weight, this situation can be eliminated by applying the liposuction procedure. If there is sagging and tissue excess to the extent that liposuction will not give any results, arm stretching is required. Under general anesthesia, it is performed by removing the sagging skin and excess fat tissue in the area from the elbow to shoulder level, which takes an average of 1 - 1.5 hours. Depending on the job done, you can return to normal work life after 5-7 days.