Cosmetic Services- Coolsculpting

Say goodbye to muffin tops and love handles.

CoolSculpting® is the coolest, most innovative, non-surgical way to lose those annoying bumps and bulges of stubborn fat. This revolutionary technology targets and cools unwanted fat cells in the selected area to induce a noticeable, natural-looking reduction in fat bulges. Unlike most other methods of fat reduction, CoolSculpting involves no needles, surgery, or downtime. Patients often spend procedure time reading, working on their laptops, or simply relaxing. It's safe, FDA-cleared and effective. Results look natural and can be seen as early as three weeks following treatment, with the most dramatic results after one to three months. Call us today to schedule your consultation, to find out if CoolSculpting is right for you. [accordion] [accordion-item title="Am I a good candidate?"]The CoolSculpting fat reduction procedure is specially designed for those who have unwanted fat that resists diet and exercise. Unlike gastric bypass surgery, the CoolSculpting procedure is not a weight loss solution for people who are obese. It is, however, a non-surgical alternative to liposuction. Good candidates have noticeable bulges in certain areas, including under the chin, they’d like to get rid of.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="How long is each session? How many sessions will I need?"]We will help you create an individualized treatment plan tailored to your specific goals. The length of your CoolSculpting session will vary depending on the number of areas being treated during one visit. We may schedule additional sessions in order to meet your goals. Many people read, check email, or even take a nap during their sessions.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="Where does the fat go?"]Once the treated fat cells are crystallized (frozen), they die and are naturally processed and eliminated from the body. Once the treated fat cells are gone, they’re gone for good.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="What does it feel like?"]As the cooling begins during the first few minutes, you will feel pressure and intense cold. This soon dissipates. Many people read, watch videos, work on their laptop, or even take a nap during their treatment.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="Is the Coolsculpting procedure safe?"]In the USA, the CoolSculpting procedure is FDA-cleared for the treatment of visible fat bulges in the submental area, thigh, abdomen, and flank. As the #1 non-invasive fat reduction procedure and with millions of CoolSculpting procedures performed worldwide, it is proven to be a safe and effective treatment.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="Are there any side effects?"]During the procedure you may experience deep pulling, tugging, pinching, numbness or discomfort. Following the procedure, typical side effects include temporary numbness, redness, swelling, bruising, firmness, tingling, stinging and pain. Rare side effects may also occur. The CoolSculpting procedure is not for everyone. You should not have the CoolSculpting procedure if you suffer from cryoglobulinemia, paroxysmal cold hemoglobinuria, or cold agglutinin disease. The CoolSculpting procedure is not a treatment for obesity.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="Can I return to normal activities after my treatment?"]Yes, you can. The CoolSculpting procedure is completely non-surgical, so typically you can return to normal activities immediately. Some patients experience redness, minor bruising, tingling, numbness or discomfort in the treated area, but this is temporary and will resolve completely. Often times, patients return to work after their CoolSculpting session is over.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="When will I see results?"]You may start to see changes as quickly as three weeks after your treatment, and will experience the most dramatic results after two months. But your body will still flush out fat cells and continues doing so for up to four to six months after treatment.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="Do I need to take special supplements or follow a strict diet and exercise program?"]No supplements or pills are required and you do not have to adopt new diet and exercise habits. Many patients feel more motivated to take care of themselves after their CoolSculpting treatment. It is as if they get a second lease on their body and want to start anew again by taking even better care of themselves.[/accordion-item] [accordion-item title="What happens if I gain weight down the road?"]Many people, after seeing the results from their CoolSculpting procedure, take even better care of themselves. However, if you do gain weight, you may gain it evenly all over your body, not just in the treated areas.[/accordion-item] [/accordion]

Conditions

  • Cellulite
    What causes Cellulite? A condition caused when fat deposits push through the connective tissue beneath the skin. It causes a dimpled look to the skin or lumpy appearance. Cellulite has...
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  • Fat
    Causes for Fat Fat or adipose tissue is composed of adipocytes in the loose connective tissue areas, meant to cushion and store energy in the body. In many cases, there...
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  • Love Handles
    What causes Love Handles? When excess fat accumulates in the abdomen and extends over the hip area we call this “love handles”. Love handles can be more prominent in some...
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  • Muffin Tops
    What causes Muffin Tops? A visible roll of fat above the waist area. This usually occurs in women wearing lower waist pants or tighter clothing, however, it can occur in...
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  • Double Chin
    What causes a Double Chin? There are a few factors which contribute to a double chin. Most commonly, it is hereditary genetics. Other people simply naturally store their excess fat...
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Doctors

Ming H. Jih, MD, PhD
Ming H. Jih, MD, PhD is a board-certified Dermatologist specializing in... Read More
Lina Rodriguez, MD
Dr. Lina Rodriguez is a board-certified Dermatologist, and fellowship trained... Read More
Lucile White, MD
Dr. White completed her undergraduate training at Princeton University and... Read More

Aesthetician

Angela Sweeney
Angela Sweeney is a licensed aesthetician, practicing aesthetics since 1987. In... Read More
Danielle O'Neill
Danielle O’Neill is a licensed Medical Aesthetician & leading skin and... Read More
Locations
Kingwood