Report: Women undergo surgery to get arms like Michelle Obama

Posted at 7:12 PM, Apr 29, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-29 19:12:02-04

First Lady Michelle Obama is known for setting trends. She has had followers anxiously waiting to see which designer’s dress she would wear for the Presidential Inaugural Ball, women have raved about her new bangs, and now women are going to their doctors to get arms like hers.

According to, arm lift procedures are up about 4, 300 percent. These new numbers were posted in the 2012 Plastic Surgery Statistics Report.

One woman told CBS that she has made a lifestyle change to get arms like the First Lady.

If you’re thinking about doing this, be aware that this procedure can leave visible a scar from the elbow to the armpit the website states.

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