Frequently Asked Questions
The Cryolipolysis fat-reduction process is a specially fabricated procedure for people who have unwanted fat in certain areas. Unlike a weight-loss surgery, the procedure is not for people who are overweight. It is suitable for people that have visible bulges in certain areas, which they would like to get removed. Several people wish to have non-surgical alternatives to liposuction.
The price for Cryolipolysis varies depending upon the area you wish to operate, the number of treatments required, and what your ultimate goal is. Most patients receive multiple treatments in multiple areas to achieve their ultimate goal. The cost usually ranges for your own personalized treatment plan, however, varies depending upon how many number of areas are to be treated.
You can create your own customized treatment plan, which is tailored specifically for your budget, goals and body. There are flexible payments plans, which can help the people to achieve their goals. Please see our prices page
A Cryolipolysis physician will assist you in creating an individualized treatment plan, which will be tailored to your precise goals. The duration of your treatment will vary depending upon the number of areas you will have treated. The latest technologies can treat a person in 35 to 60 minutes, however, some patients have more than just one treatment in one visit. Some Cryolipolysis practices allow the use of multiple applicators and systems, allowing for multiple parts to be treated once. Additional treatments can also be scheduled to meet your goals early on.
In United States, the Cryolipolysis procedure is FDA-cleared for treatment of noticeable bulges in abdomen, flank, thigh along with back fat, upper arm, bra fat and underneath the buttocks. In China, the procedure is being used for reduction of the fat layer in flanks and abdomen. In Taiwan, Cryolipolysis is used for breakdown of fat in flank, thing and abdomen. Outside these countries, the Cryolipolysis procedure is available for fat reduction worldwide.
The answer is Yes. The Cryolipolysis procedure is used for treating visible bulges under the chin. Freezing away the fat from a double chin is as tolerable and easy as using the process in any other part of the body. With this treatment, people are able to witness the results in 1 to 2 visits. The process is completed with no needles, or surgeries or any downtime.
Once all the treated fat cells are frozen (crystallized), they start to die and are naturally processed and eliminated out of the body. Once the cells are gone, they are gone for good permanently.
As the cooling procedure starts to begin during the initial few minutes, you will feel extreme cold. However, this will soon dissipate. With some of the applicators, you might also feel pulling as suction is performed. The area usually goes numb within 5-10 minutes. Many people watch videos, takes naps, read and even work on their laptops while having this treatment.
After the treatment is completed, the person may feel tingling sensation as the area treated is massaged for 2-3 minutes. Patients usually return to normal activities right after the treatment is completed.
The Cryolipolysis procedure is completely safe, and is FDA-cleared for treating noticeable fat bulges in abdomen, flank, thigh and submental area. As the number one non-invasive fat reduction technique, and with millions of people getting Cryolipolysis procedure performed worldwide, it has proven to be the most effective and safe treatment.
The Cryolipolysis procedure is not suitable for everyone. You should not opt for Cryolipolysis if you suffer from paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria, cryoglobulinemia, or cold agglutinin. The Cryolipolysis procedure is not a treatment for stoutness. As with all medical procedures, you need to consult with your physician whether the procedure is right for you or not.
During the treatment, you may experience several sensations, such as intense cold, stinging, tingling, aching, tugging, pulling, cramping and mild pinching at the treatment site. The sensations diminish as the area turns numb. Following the treatment, most typical side effects are stinging, tingling, temporary redness, bruising, blanching, firmness, swelling, itching, skin sensitivity, or cramping. Sensations of fullness may also be experienced in back of throat after the treatment of submental area. However, all of these effects are temporary and are resolved within days or weeks. In rare cases, some additional side effects may appear. As with all medical procedures, you need to consult with your physician whether the procedure is right for you or not.
The person will start witnessing the results as soon as 3 weeks after the treatment has been done. The most dramatic and accurate results will be displayed after 2 months of treatment. Your body still continues to eliminate and flush out frozen cells up to 4-6 months after treatment.
It is important to ensure a follow-up assessment with your Cryolipolysis provider in order to review results and discuss options for additional treatment. Additional treatments can be performed to maintain a healthy lifestyle.