How to prepare yourself for CoolSculpting
CoolSculpting is not a weight loss program and it is recommended for someone who has reached an ideal weight. If you want to lose more weight, you should wait for some time. CoolSculpting should be used at the end of your weight loss journey when there is a need to do some final touches. As always, CoolSculpting cost will depend on the areas of treatment, office location, and doctor’s experience.
Are you a good candidate for CoolSculpting?
You are the right candidate for CoolSculpting if you have the fat which is pliable since that is what should be suctioned. When the applicator does not fit, then there is no way to make the suction and you will not be able to undergo the treatment.
Things to consider before your procedure
Before you undergo the treatment, you should first know a few things about CoolSculpting procedure and your individual treatment plan.
The number of treatments that you should get: there are some patients who may only require undergoing one treatment if only 20 percent of their fat should be reduced. Talk to your doctor about what you want to achieve from the procedure so that you may create a treatment plan that will help you reach these results easily.
Know who will be performing this procedure: since CoolSculpting is not invasive, a healthcare provider can do it under the physician’s supervision.
Document the experience: When you have finished with the research and have decided undergo CoolSculpting, you can help other people through the documentation of your entire experience. You can write a review or a blog, or you may keep track of what is happening by taking measurements and photos before and throughout the entire experience.
Know that you may experience pain at a certain level: at least 10 percent of people may experience pain after this procedure. You can feel fine the entire time but some people may feel pain that will last for a few days or a week. It is a good idea to prepare ahead, get painkillers at home just in case. You should have a painkiller before the treatment itself to avoid having to run out looking for them after the treatment.
Be prepared to wait since the results of CoolSculpting may take up to four months to show. You should wait since the natural process of the body to dispose dead fat cells will last for a long period.