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At Skin Refine MedSpa, we empathize with the frustration that comes with stubborn fat that refuses to budge despite relentless efforts with diet and exercise. Fortunately, we have a solution that can be a lifeline for you: CoolSculpting. Our revolutionary treatment can help you achieve your desired body shape without surgery or downtime.

In this blog post, we’ll provide you with the information you need to help decide if this procedure is right for you. Specifically, we’ll address the most common question we are asked: “How long until I can see CoolSculping results?”

What is CoolSculpting?

CoolSculpting removes stubborn fat from targeted parts of the body using a technqiue called crylipolysis. CoolSculpting is an FDA-backed non-invasive treatment that utilizes cold temperatures to eliminate body fat, causing targeted fat cells to undergo natural cell death. The body eventually eliminates these dead cells over time.

Initially used to treat flanks, it can also be used on the abdomen, thighs, and chin. It has undergone rigorous clinical testing, which has confirmed its safety and effectiveness.

During your CoolSculpting session, a special device will be used to cool the fat cells to a temperature that causes them to undergo a natural cell death process called apoptosis. A cooling sensation may initially feel uncomfortable but should eventually become numb. The treatment usually lasts about an hour but can take longer, depending on the areas being treated. No downtime is typically associated with CoolSculpting, so patients can generally return to their daily activities immediately after the procedure.

When Can I See CoolSculpting Results?

most patients report some noticeable results within three weeks of treatment.  However, it can take up to three months for the full results to manifest because the body takes time to eliminate the frozen fat cells naturally.

Individual results may vary depending on various factors, including the treatment area’s size and the number of treatment sessions. For instance, larger areas may require more treatment sessions than smaller areas to achieve the desired results. Therefore, patients should work with a qualified provider who can customize the treatment plan to suit their unique goals and needs.

Generally, the procedure offers long-lasting results with few side effects, making it a popular and cost-effective alternative to traditional surgical options.

How to Enhance CoolSculpting Results

While CoolSculpting eliminates unwanted fat, patients can enhance their results by adopting a healthy lifestyle that incorporates a balanced diet, regular exercise routine, and a healthy sleep pattern. Choosing a qualified CoolSculpting provider cannot be overemphasized, as this largely contributes to the procedure’s success.

Schedule a Consultation

If you’re interested in CoolSculpting in the Sunnyvale, CA area, the first step is to schedule a consultation with one of our experienced providers at Skin Refine MedSpa. During this consultation, we’ll discuss your goals and determine if CoolSculpting is your proper treatment.

At Skin Refine MedSpa, we’re dedicated to helping our patients achieve their desired body shape and feel more confident in their skin. We use the latest technology and techniques to provide safe and effective treatments in a comfortable and welcoming environment.

To schedule a consultation, fill out our online contact form or give us a call. Our friendly staff will be happy to assist you and answer any questions.