Elevate Medical Aesthetics and Wellness
Medical Spa located in Petoskey, MI
When you have stubborn pockets of fat that simply won’t budge, sometimes the combination of diet and exercise isn’t enough. At Elevate Medical Aesthetics and Wellness, located in Petoskey, Michigan, Marti Goetz, FNP-C and her staff, offers CoolSculpting Elite® to slim your body and reduce unwanted fat. CoolSculpting is a safe, noninvasive treatment for fat reduction that can dramatically enhance your appearance. There are no needles, no surgery and no downtime with this treatment. To learn more about the benefits of CoolSculpting, call Elevate Medical Aesthetics and Wellness today.
CoolSculpting® Q & A
What is CoolSculpting?
CoolSculpting is a noninvasive fat reduction treatment that freezes and permanently destroys unwanted fat cells through a process called cryolipolysis. Once the fat cells are destroyed, your body naturally removes them through your lymphatic system over a 12-16 week period.
The entire procedure is safe, painless, and requires no anesthesia. Each treatment cycle takes about 35-45 minutes to complete, depending on the applicator needed.
Which areas can CoolSculpting treat?
CoolSculpting is FDA-approved to treat unwanted fat nearly anywhere on the body, including the:
- Upper arms
- Inner and outer thighs
- Rolls under buttocks
- Underneath the chin (submental)
What can I expect from CoolSculpting?
With the NEW CoolSculpting ELITE, we can treat more than one area at once through two separate applicators, which allows your session to progress faster.
It’s important to note that CoolSculpting is not a weight loss treatment. Instead, it focuses on small pockets of unwanted fat. The ideal patient for CoolSculpting is relatively fit, healthy and active.
Is there downtime with CoolSculpting?
There is no downtime after CoolSculpting. You can return to your normal activities almost right away. You may experience minor swelling, numbness, and redness at the treatment site, but these are normal side effects that should subside within a few weeks.
When will I see results from CoolSculpting?
Most patients need only one treatment to see lasting results from CoolSculpting, but many will require 2-3 sessions. Some patients can benefit from an additional maintenance treatment. However, a healthy lifestyle that includes a well-balanced diet and regular exercise is essential to maintain your results.
To learn more about CoolSculpting, call Elevate Medical Aesthetics and Wellness to schedule an appointment.