CoolSculpting is an FDA-approved safe, effective and, noninvasive means to permanently breakdown and eliminate unwanted fat. It applies advanced cooling technology to a temperature of -11 to +5 °C to adipose (fat) tissue in order crystalize and rupture fat cells and stimulate cell death. This organized cell death, phenomenon known as apoptosis, stimulates a strong inflammatory response that work to gradually reduce fat by digesting the tissue. CoolSculpting is non-painful. In fact, most patients are comfortable enough to read, listen to music or, simply relax during the procedure. Each secession takes about an hour and you can expect to see a 25 to 30% reduction in fat with each treatment.
CoolSculpting avoids the pain, expense, risk, anesthesia, and lengthy recovery times of liposuction. Patients can even return to work the same day! It is an ideal body contouring procedure for men and women who want to shed inches in those troublesome areas that, despite your best efforts, remain resistant to diet and exercise! Patients report pressure and an intense cold at the beginning of therapy which is sometimes associated with transient redness and numbness. However, this quickly subsides. Patients begin to see changes within three weeks of their first treatment. Results peak after two months and continue to improve for four to six months leaving patients with a natural, slimmer appearance.