CoolSculpting has revolutionized fat loss, and body sculpting, using principles of science that we have known for years in dermatology. We have always known that if we cool the fat cells in the body, they will undergo a process of natural cell death. This finding has been applied to create an even cooling, non-invasively to gently get rid of up to 22% of fat cells, permanently, in the area treated after just one treatment. There is no damage to surrounding tissue, no need for anesthesia of any kind, no down-time or scarring. It is safe on every skin type.
Whether it is the double chin, the back of the arms, the bra-fat on the back, the inner thighs, love handles, double chins, buttocks, bellies, we all have areas that are not responding to exercise and do not get resolved even after dieting.
It comes down to science. Fat cells freeze at higher temperatures than surrounding tissues. CoolSculpting technology safely delivers precisely controlled cooling to gently and effectively target the fat cells underneath the skin. The treated fat cells are crystallized (frozen), and then die. Over time, your body naturally processes the fat and eliminates these dead cells, leaving a more sculpted you.
The CoolSculpting procedure eliminates stubborn fat safely and effectively, without surgery or downtime. This fat reduction treatment is the only FDA-cleared procedure to use controlled cooling to safely target and eliminate diet- and exercise-resistant fat. CoolSculpting results are proven, noticeable, and lasting, so you’ll look and feel great from every angle.
At our office, every single patient considering this procedure is evaluated by a board certified dermatologist to be sure this is a correct treatment for the anatomy of the individual. Careful treatment planning is the key to having symmetrical and beautiful outcomes. Patients who are not candidates are advised to refrain from this procedure as it will likely not only not be effective, but in certain situations can cause serious health concerns.
Please call our office for your individual consultation to determine if this is the right treatment for you. We are looking forward to meeting you!
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