Category Archives: Coolsculpting®

Learn about CoolSculpting, one of the many treatments offered at our med spa in Lexington, KY.

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DIY CoolSculpting®: Why Using an Ice Pack at Home Won’t Work

DIY CoolSculpting® has become a trendy topic for bloggers, YouTubers, and more. The appeal is understandable: wouldn’t it be great to simply strap an ice pack to your tummy and slim it down? While this miracle solution sounds enticing, it isn’t really a valid treatment option. This blog post will explain why at-home versions of CoolSculpting are unsafe and fail to create the same results as a session at our Louisville or Lexington, KY, practices. Understanding CoolSculpting To understand why DIY CoolSculpting doesn’t work, it’s important to know the science behind the treatment: Cryolipolysis. Cryolipolysis is a noninvasive technique for … Continue reading

Setting the Record Straight on CoolSculpting®

CoolSculpting at our plastic surgery center in Louisville, KY, has become one of our most popular treatments. And why not? Freezing away your fat in a few simple, non-surgical treatments seems almost too good to be true. But as enticing as the process of CoolSculpting is, it is also surrounded by many misconceptions. Here, we finally put to rest the rumors about this revolutionary fat reduction treatment. Myth: It’s not safe. Reality: CoolSculpting is FDA-approved. It has been performed millions of times worldwide and is scientifically proven to be safe and effective. Myth: It’s painful. Reality: Though patients sometimes experience … Continue reading

Look Your Best for Spring Break

With spring break just around the corner, many of our patients are coming into our med spas in Lexington and Louisville for nonsurgical treatments to get them ready for swimsuit season. In this post we’ll suggest some popular options that can help you get the body you want before you head to the beach. CoolSculpting® CoolSculpting® is a noninvasive treatment for fat reduction. It uses precise cooling to eliminate fat cells without damaging other tissues. It can treat the abdomen, back, thighs, double chin, and flanks. Because it doesn’t involve anesthesia or incisions, there is no downtime or recovery period … Continue reading

CoolSculpting® or Liposuction: What’s the Better Choice?

Both CoolSculpting and liposuction are popular treatments at our Lexington and Louisville KY, practices. Each offers similar results, but inevitably most patients will need to opt for one treatment over the other. So what factors play into that decision? Before we answer that question, let’s quickly compare them. Here are a few fast facts about CoolSculpting: Nonsurgical treatment Multiple treatments may be needed to achieve results Little to no downtime – some patients even receive the treatment on their lunch break from work Results are permanent with sustained diet and exercise routine Approximately 25% of fat in the treated area will be … Continue reading

Before You Book a CoolSculpting® Treatment, Read This

By now you’ve probably heard about CoolSculpting, whether it was from our medical spa here in Louisville, KY, a celebrity like Molly Sims who received the treatment, or an article in Allure. This nonsurgical treatment is used to treat tricky areas of unwanted fat that so many of us have. On your flanks, under your chin, on the belly — wherever unwanted fat pockets linger, CoolSculpting can probably treat it. It works by targeting and freezing fat cells while leaving skin and other healthy tissue cells alone. Those fat cells then die off and removed from the body through natural processes. … Continue reading

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