CoolSculpting is a non-invasive, zero down time, fat reduction treatment used to kill fat cells in a localized areas of the body. Most commonly known as a “spot treater” for stubborn pockets of fat. Ideal candidates for CoolSculpting are those who are at or around their goal weight, lives a healthy and active lifestyle. CoolSculpting is also used to help “debulk” or “motivate” those who are not within their goal weight to help kick start their weight loss journey, this treatment is not a weight loss program or take place of conventional diet/exercise. During your first treatment session, 20-25% of fat cells are killed.
Over the next couple days, weeks and months your body will absorb those dead fat cells and eliminate them through your natural detoxification process. This treatment is very gradual, results from CoolSculpting are seen around 5-8 week mark, but full results are seen at the 12 week mark. Re-treatments of your areas are always recommended to achieve optimal results and more reduction. Our locations offer the most up to date machines and applicators on the market, with advance trained CoolSculpting Consultants and Technicians on staff.
At your initial CoolSculpting Consultation the treatment is explained in detail, you are assessed to see if you are a true candidate or not, assessed for the areas of concern and quoted a price at this time. Your assessment is what determines the pricing for your treatment session, how long your treatment session will take, etc. Treatment sessions range from an 35 mins to multiple hours, depending on the person and their assessment.
During your treatment session, the vacuum applicator is attached to the area and the treatment is started. At this time, you are able to sit or lay comfortably while watching TV, Netflix, read a book or magazine, or take a nap! After your treatment session is over, the applicator is removed and the technician then performs a manual massage to the area being treated. There are zero restrictions when you leave our office following your treatment! Re-treatments are recommended 6 weeks following your treatment or longer.
Main side effects from CoolSculpting for the day of your treatment, days and possibly weeks following your treatment are : swelling, tenderness, bloating, bruising, stinging, burning, itching, numbness and redness.