In a poll conducted on behalf of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 31% of women said they would most like to have arms like first lady Michelle Obama. ASPS statistics show that arm lift surgery has risen more than 4,000 percent since 2000, but the procedure, also known as a brachioplasty, is not for everyone.
More 2013 Plastic Surgery Statistics Resources
- Video: Arm Lift Surgery on the Rise
- Plastic Surgery Trend Has Women Armed and Ready for Spring
- Infographic: Armed for Spring and Summer
- Blog: What's Fueling Soaring Arm Lift Rates?
- 2012 Plastic Surgery Statistics