Is CoolSculpting worth the money?

Is CoolSculpting worth the money? CoolSculpting has many benefits over other fat removal procedures, like liposuction. It’s non-surgical, non-invasive, and requires no recovery time. Following a procedure, injured fat cells may take 4-6 months to leave the body. Cryolipolysis reduces fat in the treatment area by 20 percent on average.

What is the success rate of CoolSculpting? CoolSculpting Procedure

The device holds the part of your body your doctor wants to target between two paddles. The paddles cool quickly and your doctor leaves them in place for about 35 minutes to 1 hour and 15 minutes. During that time, the process destroys about 20%-25% of the fat cells in the area that’s targeted.

How long do CoolSculpting results last? After 8 to 10 weeks, about 90% of the targeted fat cells may have been removed, but for some, the result can continue to develop for 6 months. Cool sculpting can also be safely repeated in the same area with the procedures spaced about 3 weeks apart.

What are the dangers of CoolSculpting? 

Common side effects after Coolsculpting include:
  • aches.
  • bruising.
  • cramps.
  • diarrhea.
  • firmness.
  • fullness of the throat (if neck is being treated)
  • itchiness.
  • muscle spasms.

Is CoolSculpting worth the money? – Additional Questions

Do you poop more after CoolSculpting?

In a CoolSculpting session, strategic applications of cold temperatures kill the fat cells in the target area. During the weeks that follow, the dead cells are excreted by the body’s lymphatic system. Unfortunately, the patient may experience brief bouts of diarrhea until the excretion process is complete.

Can you see CoolSculpting results in 2 weeks?

When Will You See Results from CoolSculpting? Initial results will start to become evident in about 2-3 weeks. Continuous improvement will gradually occur throughout the coming months as dead fat cells are expelled from the body. Final results can be seen several months after your last CoolSculpting® session.

What are the long term effects of CoolSculpting?

While there aren’t significant long-term health risks associated with PAH, individuals will have to turn to a potentially painful surgical procedure to treat it — something that CoolSculpting patients usually wanted to avoid in the first place.

Can CoolSculpting cause blood clots?

Coolsculpting is extremely safe and there is no risk of blood clots or fat clots associated with it. The only side effect you might experience is slight numbness and bruising which is temporary.

Does CoolSculpting cause nerve damage?

Coolsculpting doesn’t cause nerve damage. However, numbness is common, according to the Center for Aesthetics. This can last for a few weeks. It can also come and go.

What should you not do after CoolSculpting?

There’s typically minimal recovery time with Coolsculpting, but we recommend you avoid high, direct heat and activities that cause strain or increase your body temperature such as heavy lifting or vigorous exercise 24 hours following your treatment.

What happens if you don’t massage after CoolSculpting?

The skin is massaged immediately after the procedure to break up the ice crystals in the fat cells and to start the process of fat elimination. There really is no benefit to massaging the area after this is done as it adds nothing to the results.

How do I maximize CoolSculpting results?

Here are seven tips on how to improve CoolSculpting results:
  1. Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle. CoolSculpting only targets specific areas of fat, not the whole body.
  2. Drink Plenty of Water.
  3. Massage the Treated Area.
  4. Wear Loose Clothing or a Compression Garment.
  5. Avoid NSAIDs.
  6. Manage Expectations.
  7. Attend Follow-Up Treatments.

Can I drink coffee after CoolSculpting?

Answer: Coolsculpting

Consuming caffeine post treatment will not have any effect on your results. Coolsculpting works by targeting the subcutaneous layer of fat and freezing that area for a specific amount of time. The frozen cells then die and are drained out through your bodies lymphatic system.

Should you continue to massage after CoolSculpting?

Is massage after CoolSculpting safe? Numerous studies, including both the 2013 and 2014 studies cited here, have concluded that massage after CoolSculpting is a safe way to further reduce unwanted body fat without damaging skin or muscle.

What should you not do before CoolSculpting?

What you need to do to prepare for your CoolSculpting® Sessions
  • Avoid taking any medications or supplements that thin your blood, such as aspirin, fish oil or St.
  • Avoid damaging your skin in the target area.
  • Avoid tanning your skin in the target area.
  • Eat healthy before your treatment.

What happens if I drink alcohol after CoolSculpting?

Answer: Alcohol after Coolsculpting

Generally speaking, alcohol has no effect on the efficacy of Coolsculpting. Alcohol can have a high calorie content, so drinking alcohol can contribute to weight gain.

What should I eat after CoolSculpting?

To avoid regaining fat after CoolSculpting, your diet should consist mostly of healthy foods – lean proteins, healthy fats, fruits, vegetables, nuts and whole grains. Infrequently Indulging in baked goods and favorite foods is okay, but junk food shouldn’t be a regular part of your diet.

Can you take a shower after CoolSculpting?

A brief, warm shower is safe after CoolSculpting. However, patients should refrain from taking a hot shower or steam shower, lying in a hot bath, getting in a jacuzzi, or otherwise elevating their body temperature significantly for at least 48 hours after CoolSculpting.

How long is your stomach numb after CoolSculpting?

Numbness at the site is common, resolving over 1-3 weeks. There typically is minimal recovery time after CoolSculpting. You will be able to return to your normal daily routine immediately after the procedure.

Should I wear a compression garment after CoolSculpting?

Post Procedure Care

To help with the healing process, patients must wear a compression garment for at least 4 weeks, and up to several months postop. There is nothing that is required of a patient after a CoolSculpting procedure that will make their results, and ‘recovery’, any better or worse.

How many sessions of CoolSculpting do you need?

To achieve your desired aesthetic, you may need between one and six CoolSculpting sessions. Among the factors that affect how many sessions are necessary to achieve your goals include your body fat percentage, your body fat distribution, and the size of the areas you are targeting for fat removal.