Pockets of stubborn fat can be a common concern for many. Despite regular exercise and a healthy diet, these unwanted fat deposits may still linger in areas like the thighs, stomach, and other parts of the body. They can be unyielding, leading many to seek safe and effective treatments.
CoolSculpting is a non-invasive solution to address these areas of fat. At Mariposa Aesthetics & Laser Center in Oklahoma City, OK, we specialize in using the latest technology to eliminate stubborn fat while keeping your individual goals in mind. Certified, licensed, and comprehensively trained, we strive to bring you the CoolSculpting results you are looking for under the watchful eye of a licensed physician, to ensure that you receive individualized care and expertise.
Understanding Stubborn Fat
Stubborn fat occurs when fat gets stored in certain areas of the body such as the abdomen, thighs, and hips. This type of fat refuses to budge, despite efforts like diet and exercise. This is often because the body naturally tends to hold onto fat in these areas as a reserve and fat loss tends to happen evenly throughout the body. Hormonal imbalances and genetic predispositions can also play a role in the formation of these persistent fat pockets. Understanding this complex issue is important since it can help you to find the right treatments like CoolSculpting, which are specifically designed to target and reduce this type of fat.
What Is CoolSculpting?
CoolSculpting is a treatment designed to reduce unwanted fat in specific areas of the body. Using controlled cooling technology, this treatment targets and freezes fat cells, leaving the surrounding tissues unaffected. Once the fat cells are frozen, they break down and are naturally eliminated by the body over time. It’s an effective option for those looking to address stubborn fat without surgery or downtime.
How Does CoolSculpting Work?
CoolSculpting benefits our patients by applying a specialized cooling device to the areas of concern, where it lowers the temperature to precisely freeze the fat cells underneath the skin. This process, called cryolipolysis, damages the fat cells without harming skin, muscles, or other tissues, allowing the dead cells to be naturally processed and removed by the body. Over the course of several weeks, the treated areas gradually slim down, providing visible CoolSculpting results. The results of this treatment are carefully monitored to make sure you get the right number of treatments.
9 FDA-Cleared Treatment Areas for CoolSculpting
- Under the Chin: CoolSculpting is designed to target the fat that accumulates under the chin, providing a more sculpted and defined appearance without invasive methods.
- Thighs: Whether inner or outer thighs, CoolSculpting effectively targets these areas to help shape and contour the legs.
- Abdomen: CoolSculpting can treat the stubborn fat in the abdominal area, offering a non-surgical way to achieve a flatter and toned midsection.
- Flank Area (Love Handles): Love handles are often difficult to reduce, but CoolSculpting specifically targets this area for noticeable reduction and reshaping.
- On the Jawline: For a refined jawline and neck area, CoolSculpting provides a precise treatment that focuses only on unwanted fat cells.
- Upper Arms: CoolSculpting can help with the excess fat in the upper arms, contributing to a more toned and defined arm appearance.
- Back Fat: Targeting back fat effectively, CoolSculpting works to reduce unwanted bulges and create a smoother back profile.
- Bra Fat: If bra fat is a concern, CoolSculpting offers targeted treatment to eliminate these localized fat pockets, enhancing overall comfort and appearance.
- Under the Buttocks (Banana Roll): The area under the buttocks, known as the banana roll, can be treated with CoolSculpting to lift and firm the appearance of the backside.
How to Achieve Speedy CoolSculpting Results
Select the Right Provider
Choosing a provider with the necessary expertise and training in CoolSculpting is the first step. Look for a facility that has licensed and certified staff. Our focus on individual safety and optimal results ensures that you receive the best care.
Assess Individual Goals
Understanding your specific goals is key to tailoring your CoolSculpting treatment plan. We take the time to understand your unique situation and concerns, making sure that the treatment aligns with your desired outcomes.
Prepare Your Body
Preparation can influence CoolSculpting results. Maintaining a healthy lifestyle with a balanced diet and regular exercise before treatment can enhance the effectiveness of CoolSculpting.
Being clear about what to expect from CoolSculpting helps you to set realistic goals. While this treatment is effective at reducing fat in targeted areas, it’s not a weight-loss solution. Honest communication helps manage expectations.
Concentrate on Post Treatment Care
After a CoolSculpting treatment, taking proper care of the treated areas can expedite results. Following the post-treatment care instructions ensures that the body heals properly and the fat cells are eliminated efficiently.
Maintain CoolSculpting Results Over Time
To sustain your CoolSculpting results, you should continue maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Regular exercise, a balanced diet, and ongoing care will support your results and help you maintain the toned appearance achieved through CoolSculpting. While the fat cells that are treated will not come back, the remaining fat cells can still expand with weight gain.
Freeze Away Fat With CoolSculpting
CoolSculpting offers a new way to address stubborn fat without surgery, customized to meet individual needs. If you’re in Oklahoma City, OK, and considering this treatment, we are here to help you at Mariposa Aesthetics and Laser Center. To schedule a complimentary consultation or to learn more about our treatments, please call us at (405) 679-2376 or fill out our online form, and take the first step toward achieving the results you are looking for.