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Surgery to reduce the sag in arms increses 4,000 percent

Thursday, June 6th, 2013 by copywriter
‘In 2000, only 300 American women had an upper-arm lift â?? typically an outpatient surgical procedure known as brachioplasty â?? but the operation’s popularity has skyrocketed in recent years. According to new statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 15,000 women got the surgery in 2012, an increase of more than 4,000 percent. Although a recent poll by the society suggested that a desire for the toned, sleek arms of some celebrities, such as Michelle Obama, Jennifer Aniston, Jessica Biel, Kelly Ripa and Demi Moore, is fueling this trend, local doctors and patients cite other reasons for the surgery, namely shaping saggy arms after a significant weight loss. ’ 

Read more: http://triblive.com/lifestyles/health/4058900-74/arms-says-surgery#ixzz2VSwrle8j