Is CoolSculpting Right for You?

CoolSculpting is a revolutionary cosmetic procedure, which can help you tone problem areas of your body where stubborn fat has accumulated. With CoolSculpting, you can see results in your belly, hips, thighs, and love handles without a single surgical incision or need for anesthesia. CoolSculpting works by freezing fat cells to sculpt and tone treated areas with just one or two treatment sessions. If the following characteristics apply to you, CoolSculpting may be the right choice for your body sculpting. You are close to your ideal weight CoolSculpting is not meant to be a weight loss procedure, as it is designed to target small pockets of fat for precision sculpting. Therefore, you should be within 5-10 pounds of your ideal weight. Following CoolSculpting, you might expect to see a loss of 1-2 dress sizes, depending on the area treated. You have not seen results with diet and exercise There are some parts of the body that will simply not respond to diet and exercise, so you may need the help of CoolSculpting to see results. The aging process may make it even harder to tone problem areas, making CoolSculpting popular among individuals in their 40s and 50s. You are seeking an alternative to liposuction Liposuction and CoolSculpting can deliver comparable results, but liposuction will have a much more substantial recovery. Where liposuction has fairly immediate results, CoolSculpting will cause fat to subside gradually, since frozen fat cells will take time to be reabsorbed into the body. However, CoolSculpting only requires about 1-2 hours of gentle treatment, during which you can read a book, take a nap, or catch up on answering emails. You can also get back to your routine right away, sparing yourself the recovery time that will come with liposuction. If you are considering CoolSculpting treatment in Tucson, Specialists in Dermatology can offer this treatment along with a long line of non-surgical cosmetic procedures for the face and body. To schedule a consultation at one of our Tucson-area offices, give us a call at (520) 382-3330.