CoolSculpting

How does coolsculpting work?

Coolsculpting is a non invasive procedure with no anesthesia required. In fact, no incision is required also to be made in the procedure, hence it is to be a much safer alternatives to surgical treatment such as liposuction. It has controlled cooling which is used to target specific parts of body with undesirable fat. The cooling will freeze the fat deposits without affecting the skin and the adjacent cells. Once it freezes, these fat cell dies and will be naturally removed from the body over the following months. The lower number of fat cells you have, the more toned your body will become.

The process of the procedures starts with the doctor select the area(s) to be treated. Such as, if you have problems in the belly area, the doctor will place the system over the abdomen area. The device will gently draws the bulge up between the two cooling panels. You will feel a firm pull as it is to ensure the fatty tissue to be cooled most efficiently. The procedure does not take a long time and will only leave you feeling mild bruising or redness around the treated area which will subside few days after the treatment.

How fast can i see results from coolsculpting?

It takes about 20% to 40% guarantee for the procedure to reduce the fat layer but on average of  20% reduction based on scientific clinical testing. The requirement on the additional numbers of treatment plans such as getting rid of love handles or back fat, can be done after two to four months depending on the doctor’s advice.

Changes in fat reductions can be seen as quickly as 3 weeks after the treatment and you will experience the most dramatic results after 2 months. Your body will continue to flush out the fat cells for up to four to six months after the treatment sessions. Hence, it is important to always keep yourself hydrated to speed up the flushing out process!

Bear in mind, the removal of the fat cells are permanently eliminated. Though some suggests that you don’t need to take supplement or exercise after the procedure, it is advisable to always sustain a healthy lifestyle in order to achieve a long-term results.

What are the side effects of coolsculpting?

During the coolsculpting procedure, you may experience these sensations over the treatment site:

  • Pulling
  • Tugging
  • mild pinching
  • Intense cold
  • Tingling
  • Stinging
  • Aching
  • Cramping

Over the time, these sensations will subside as the area becomes numb.

After the procedure, typical side effects that you may experience such as:

  • Temporary redness
  • Swelling
  • Blanching
  • Bruising
  • Firmness
  • Tingling
  • Stinging
  • Tenderness
  • Cramping
  • Aching
  • Itching
  • Skin sensitivity
  • Sensation of fullness in the back of the throat after submental area treatment

These side effects are only temporary which will generally resolve after few days or weeks with light medication easily available in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. In some rare occasion, additional side effects may occur. Hence, you may need to consult with your doctor in determining if the coolsculpting procedure is right for you.

What are the benefits of coolsculpting?

With its famous non surgical and non invasive technique design, the procedure has some distinct benefits which include:

  • No presurgical preparation
  • Gentle treatment with minimal discomfort
  • Removal of fat through natural bodily processes
  • No need for anesthesia, incisions, needles and/or pain medicine
  • Little to no downtime
  • remarkable , natural-looking results

What is the cost of coolsculpting per session and how many sessions will I need?

The price of coolsculpting begins from RM1500 onwards depending on the areas to be treated in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The number of sessions is dependent on your goals.

Speak to us for an individualised quote that is best suited to you!

What are the risks of the coolsculpting?

As efficacious the procedure can do to achieve great results, there are some risks. These include bruising, redness, numbness, tingling and burning sensation over the treated areas. You may notice the asymmetry appearance over all the bodies, however, problematic asymmetry hardly ever occurs following the CoolSculpting procedures.

Contour irregularities is one of the risk whereby the area of loosing the fat are targeted to be localized makes the treated area appear depress compared to the surrounding tissue. This also, occurs rarely in most patients that has experienced the CoolSculpting treatments.

Paradoxical hyperplasia, which means the area treated gets larger, is another risk you may get from the treatment. Although there are some reports that may have experience this, most rarely seen it happen to patients who go through this treatment.

What does Coolscuplting feel like?

As the cooling panels is position over the target area, you will feel sensation of intense cold in the first few minutes. The sensation will soon dissipate. During the treatment, you will feel some pulling as suction is applied. The treated area will go numb within five to ten minutes during the treatment. And the process will require you to be either seated comfortably or lying down during the one to three hour procedure. It advisable to bring entertainments such as books, laptop to watch movies just so you won’t get bored during the procedure.

After the treatment, the treated area is massaged for two to three minutes, you may feel some tingling sensation. Patients normally are able to go back to their normal activities following their appointment.

Is the Coolsculpting procedures safe?

The Coolsculpting procedure is FDA-cleared for the treatment of visible fatty area in the thigh, abdomen and flank, submental area as well as bra fat, back fat, underneath the buttocks and upper arm in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is also FDA-cleared to affect the appearance of lax tissue with submental area treatments.

Who should not have the CoolSculpting procedure?

This procedure is not for everyone. If you have these conditions, it is advisable not to proceed the procedure any further:

  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cold agglutinin disease
  • Paroxysmal cold haemoglobinuria

The CoolSculpting procedure is also not a treatment for obesity. You need to get further consultation with your physician to determine if this procedure is the right for you.