CoolSculpting by Zeltiq
Eliminating stubborn fats starts with just a short appointment with us, even during lunch. Introducing Coolsculpting, this non-invasive treatment helps remove fat cells, giving you the ideal body shape you’ve always desired. This is the first and only FDA approved fat freezing system.
What is Coolsculpting?
It is the use of the Coolsculpting applicator with a freezing effect on the targeted area to eliminate the stubborn body fat.
What is the process of the treatment?
The treatment will be performed with the new and improved CoolAdvantage applicator on the targeted fat cells over a period of 35 minutes at a temperature of -11 degree centigrade. Upon completion of each cycle, the treated area will be massaged for 2 minutes to get the best results.
The science behind Coolsculpting process?
This cold exposure causes the fat cells to program it’s own death and our immune system removes the fragments of these dead cells and drains it away from the treated areas via our lymphatic system over the following 3 months. The fat cells in the skin are more susceptible to the low temperature that the other cells in the skin, thus resulting in the programmed death of the fat cells only.
With over 5 million treatments done worldwide and more than 70 clinical reports in peer-reviewed journals, the Coolsculpting treatment is proven to be a safe and an effective treatment.
Is there any side effect?
Some of the common side effects include numbness and soreness. However, patients will be able resume their work immediately.
What are the other areas that can be treated?
- Inner and outer thighs
- Double chin
How many cycles do each individual need?
The number of cycles varies with different individuals. A follow up treatment cycle can be repeated on the same area every 1-2 months.
What are the expected results?
As reported in a clinical trial, each cycle is expected to reduce the amount of fat by 25%. The final results can be seen about 2-3 months after each treatment.