When you look at your body in the mirror, are there some areas that have bulges of fat? Have you tried to sculpt these areas on your own by limiting the calories you consume and doing exercises that target certain muscle groups? While there are some individuals out there who have been able to sculpt their body on their own using just diet and exercise, there is a large group of people who have worked hard for years to achieve this goal, but they never really like the results they get.
The reason why this happens is because you cannot always control where you lose weight on your body. For example, look at some individuals who have a double chin. Some of these individuals may have a double chin because they have extra fat all over their body. When they lose weight, they lose weight over their entire body, including their double chin. However, there are other people out there who may actually be thin and have never been overweight, yet they still have a double chin. The same idea applies to the love handles, thighs, arms, abdominal area, and other parts of the body that are known to hold onto fat.
If your body is holding onto fat in specific areas, body contouring procedures may be right for you. The great news is that many of the procedures that are available today are non-surgical. You can get rid of fat from your body without dealing with incisions, risk of infection, or risk of excessive bleeding.
CoolSculpting® is one of the most effective ways to target specific bulges of fat on your body. You are basically able to freeze away fat. When fat cells are frozen, they die. Then the body just naturally gets rid of them as it removes other waste. The idea is really that simple.
So what is it like to have a CoolSculpting® treatment done? It is actually quite comfortable and relaxing. The CoolSculpting® device will be applied to the area that will receive treatment. You are going to feel a sensation of intense cold from the device. You will also feel the device massaging the area. The goal is to freeze as much of the fat in a particular area as possible.
Since intense cold is used, the area will soon be numb. You may want to use the time to catch up on emails, watch a movie, or read a book.
Our goal at Transformations Plastic Surgery is to help our clients feel satisfied with what they see when they look in the mirror. If you have certain areas of your body that you do not feel satisfied with because of bulges of fat, freezing away your fat with CoolSculpting® may be the ideal option for you. Proudly serving the Rockford, IL area, we invite you to contact us today to learn more.