Zeltiq CoolSculpting

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Zeltiq CoolSculpting Medical device company Zeltiq™ is the name behind the one-of-a-kind body contouring procedure, CoolSculpting™. FDA approved for fat reduction in 2010, Zeltiq's CoolSculpting is a non-surgical, non-invasive body sculpting treatment that uses "cryolipolysis" to eliminate small excess fat deposits on the waist, hips, thighs, buttocks and abdomen.

Cryolipolysis is an innovative new method of fat reduction involving "fat-freezing". During a CoolSculpting procedure, unwanted fat areas are pressed inbetween two cooling plates for 1-3 hours. During this time, fat cell lipids literally freeze to death, causing fat cells to harmlessly break down and become reabsorbed by the body.

It's recommended that most Zeltiq patients undergo two or more CoolSculpting treatments to achieve the best results. Per treatment session, CoolSculpting can cost anywhere from $600-$900. Product claims state that on average, CoolSculpting patients can experience a 20% reduction of their body fat layer post treatments.

CoolSculpting is currently the only FDA approved body contouring method to use cryolipolysis. Other popular non-surgical body sculpting treatments rely mainly on thermal laser energy (Zerona), tissue stimulation (VelaShape) or injectable solutions (LipoDissolve, Mesotherapy) to break down unwanted body fat.

To learn more about Zeltiq's breakthrough CoolSculpting procedure, including CoolSculpting costs, risks and recovery information, or to schedule a body contouring consultation with a licensed professional, contact us today. 


Typical Minimum Cost of Zeltiq CoolSculpting (based on national averages):
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Time Required for Zeltiq CoolSculpting:
Each Zeltiq CoolSculpting session may last 1-3 hours.
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Is Zeltiq CoolSculpting an InPatient or OutPatient Procedure?
Zeltiq CoolSculpting is an Outpatient procedure.
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What are the Side Effects of Zeltiq CoolSculpting?
There are no major side effects associated with Zeltiq CoolSculpting due to its non-surgical, non-invasive nature. Temporary side effects on treated areas may include tingling, numbness, redness and sensitivity. These usually subside within 15-20 minutes post treatment. 

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How Long do Zeltiq CoolSculpting results last?
Zeltiq CoolSculpting results can be permanent when combined with long-term healthy dieting and exercise. Initial CoolSculpting results may not be noticeable until 2-3 weeks post treatment. Reportedly, the body should be continually ridding itself of fat cells for months following CoolSculpting treatments.
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What is the recovery time for Zeltiq CoolSculpting?
Zeltiq CoolSculpting should require no recovery time. Patients should be able to resume their normal routines immediately following treatment.
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Will my insurance company cover Zeltiq CoolSculpting?
Zeltiq CoolSculpting is a cosmetic procedure and will not be covered by insurance.

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Is there much discomfort for Zeltiq CoolSculpting?
Initially, Zeltiq CoolSculpting patients will experience intense cold sensations on treated areas during a treatment session. However, most CoolSculpting patients report that treatment isn't painful, and the coldness should dissipate soon after the skin becomes numb.  
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What types of anesthesia is necessary for Zeltiq CoolSculpting?
No anesthesia is used or required for Zeltiq CoolSculpting treatments.

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What else can I combine Zeltiq CoolSculpting with?
For the best fat reduction results, Zeltiq CoolSculpting treatments should be combined with a healthy diet and regular exercise regimen.

For enhanced cosmetic treatment results, CoolSculpting may possibly be combined with other body contouring procedures like LipoDissolve, Mesotherapy or VelaShape. Be sure to check with your CoolSculpting provider for specific recommendations about treatment combinations. 

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What else is Zeltiq CoolSculpting referred to as?
Zeltiq, zeltiq body contouring, fat freezing, cryolipolysis, cool sculpting, cold sculpting, body sculpting
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