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Commonly Asked Questions About CoolSculpting

21 Jul 17 Blog Comments Off on Commonly Asked Questions About CoolSculpting

Commonly Asked Questions About CoolSculpting

Getting rid of unwanted fat on the body can be difficult. For some people, no matter how much they diet or exercise, the fat just does not seem to go away. If you have tried all the latest diet fads and it is still not working, consider CoolSculpting. CoolSculpting freezes your fat away through a process called cryolipolysis.

If you have never done CoolSculpting before, you may have many questions. We can answer them. Below are some of the most common questions people have about CoolSculpting.

  1. How do I know if I am a candidate for CoolSculpting? CoolSculpting is ideal for individuals at or close to their ideal weight and dealing with some problem areas.
  2. Will it hurt? CoolSculpting is a relatively gentle procedure. In the beginning, you will notice a sensation of intense pressure and cold.
  3. Is CoolSculpting safe for women after pregnancy? While CoolSculpting is not recommended for women who are pregnant, after the child is born women are ideal candidates.
  4. Are there areas of the body that respond best to CoolSculpting? Areas that have enough loose fatty tissue will respond best to the treatment. Typical areas of the body are love handles, upper arms, bra area, inner thighs, and back fat.

If you live in New York and want to learn more about Cool Sculpting, give us a call. We are happy to answer any questions you have.

21 Jul 17 Blog Comments Off on CoolSculpting a Double Chin

CoolSculpting a Double Chin

For many people who have a double chin, it seems to be the only thing they see when looking into the mirror. If you are one of these people, you may be wondering how you can get a more contoured neck. The answer to that is CoolSculpting. CoolSculpting a double chin can result in a more youthful look. For many people, double chins make them appear older than their actual age.

CoolSculpting is an excellent way to remove unwanted fat from your body with the use of cooling with cryolipolysis. Placing a device on the area with the excess fat is how treatments of CoolSculpting are performed. The device cools the area close to freezing. The freezing causes crystals to form in the fat. The crystals will lead to the destruction of the fat.

CoolSculpting a double chin is a quick and noninvasive procedure. Most people only require one or two visits. No needles are needed, and there is no downtime necessary for recovery.

Are you dealing with a double chin? Would you like to take steps to get rid of it? Here at Just Melt, we can help with CoolSculpting. If you live in New York and want to get rid of your double chin, give us a call today for more information?

19 Jun 17 Blog Comments Off on How the CoolSculpting Process Works

How the CoolSculpting Process Works

The first time going in for a medical procedure is usually a nerve-racking experience. Anxiety is even felt for treatments and procedures that are minimally invasive and require no sedation. Sometimes, learning about a medical procedure will help the individual going for the procedure. At Just Melt, we offer CoolSculpting in New York. CoolSculpting is a non-invasive procedure that helps the body to process excess fat cells naturally. When coming in for your first treatment, there is little to worry about.

During a CoolSculpting session, you can expect:

  1. To first meet one-on-one with a CoolSculpting Clinician, to have a full consultation discussing holistic approaches for reducing fat in your body.
  2. To have the treatment area marked, and a gel pad placed over it (the gel protects skin from direct contact with applicator).
  3. The fat tissue to be drawn into CoolSculpting handpiece (patients report feeling a gentle pressure pulling on their skin).
  4. The applicator to slowly cool the area. At first, patients will feel coldness and pressure, but that will dissipate within the first ten minutes (that region will go numb).
  5. To relax while the CoolSculpting device is doing its job. Many people read or play with their phones during this time.
  6. To finally have the applicator removed. At times there may be swelling, which a technician will be able to massage.
  7. To leave the office and begin your day again. There is no need for hospitalization or heavy drugs.

Our medical spa in Manhattan provides patients will comfortable and effective weight loss options. If you need CoolSculpting in New York, give us a call to find out more information.

12 Jun 17 Blog Comments Off on Weight Loss vs. Fat Reduction

Weight Loss vs. Fat Reduction

Many individuals find it shocking to hear that fat reduction and weight loss are not the same things. The main difference between the two is what happens to fat cells in the body. As we grow, the number of fat cells a body has becomes a fixed number. Cells can grow, which changes their size. When losing weight, the body is reducing the size of fat cells. As weight is gained back, the cell again becomes bigger. Weight loss does little to nothing to decrease the number of fat cells in the body. Individuals will workout and eat right to lose weight, but sometimes there are stubborn fatty parts of the body that just will not go away. This includes thighs, under the chin, back of the arm, and buttocks

CoolSculpting helps individuals to freeze away fat. In certain cases, a patient can see close to a 20% reduction of fat cells (only in treated areas). Those who go for CoolSculpting are losing fat, and not just decreasing weight. After CoolSculpting treatments, the body naturally processes fat cells, which the body then excretes.

In many cases, CoolScultping can help individuals lose fat bulges that won’t go away with dieting and exercise. If you need more information about CoolSculpting in New York, please do not hesitate to give us a call.

20 May 17 Blog Comments Off on Frequently asked Questions about Coolsculpting

Frequently asked Questions about Coolsculpting

As a consequence of being a relatively new procedure to reduce fat, many people have questions about CoolSculpting and how it works. Below, we have compiled a frequently asked questions list. We feel that the more one knows about the procedure, the more comfortable they will become with it.

  1. Am I a strong candidate? This is a difficult question to answer, considering many factors need to be taken into account. CoolSculpting is for people who are only slightly above their desired weight and have fat bulges in specific areas (under the chin, the inner thigh, or the abdomen). Meet with a local technician to get a better understanding of your compatibility with the procedure.
  2. How long do sessions take? It is hard to give a clear and definitive answer to this question because it depends on the size of the area being sculpted and the total amount of sectors being done. A single session on a medium to large size area can take roughly 60 minutes, but some patients come for more than a single zone. This means the overall time will be longer.
  3. Is the procedure dangerous? The FDA has cleared this treatment. It is also non-invasive, and so patients can resume normal life after the session. There are no drugs or anesthetics. Side effects are limited, and so yes, CoolSculpting is safe.

Above are just a few of many questions that can be asked about this new fat treatment. Contact a local CoolSculpting Center to find out more information.

13 May 17 Blog Comments Off on Is CoolSculpting Right for me?

Is CoolSculpting Right for me?

How can you tell if you are a good candidate for CoolSculpting? By answering the below questions, you can begin to weigh your options. Of course, the best way to determine your candidacy for the procedure is to contact and visit a local CoolSculpting treatment center.

Questions to ask:

  1. How much excessive body fat do you have? CoolSculpting works best for those who have a little unwanted fat in specific areas. CoolSculpting is not designed to be a cure for obesity.
  2. Will you be able to make the necessary changes in your life to help keep the weight off? CoolSculpting is designed to help you get to the weight you want when exercise and dieting are not doing the trick. Fat can and will grow back after the procedure if a person does not diet and workout.
  3. Do you have poor skin elasticity and tone? Although the process might still work for you, it makes you a less likely candidate.
  4. Are you in good overall health? Those who have heart valve replacement, arterial disease, epilepsy, malignant tumors, or metal implants might not be strong candidates.

Questions to not worry about:

  1. What is your gender? CoolSculpting works equally for men and women, despite the fact that males and females usually show fat in different areas of the body.
  2. What area of the body do you want to focus on? CoolSculpting can precisely target isolated parts of the body so that you can remove fat from wherever. Typical CoolSculpting spots include the chin, love handles/muffin top, inner/outer thighs, and abdomen.

For more information about CoolSculpting and if it can work for you, please give us a call and set up an appointment to come in. As mentioned above, the best way to truly know if you’re a candidate is to be assessed by a doctor.

21 Apr 17 Blog Comments Off on The Difference between Weight Loss and Fat Reduction

The Difference between Weight Loss and Fat Reduction

For those struggling with weight, it is important to know the difference between fat reduction and weight loss. Reducing fat is different than losing weight. Simply put, losing weight does make fat cells smaller, but it does not make those fat cells go away. Weight loss does not lessen fat cells in the body, and when weight is gained the cells get bigger.

Reducing fat is slightly different because in the end the amount of fat cells in the body are lessened. In certain cases, patients can see reductions up to 25%. The fat cells are destroyed, and the body, over the course of several weeks, naturally processes the cells. They do not migrate to other areas of the body.

Cool Sculpting is a new method or reducing fat through applying cold to parts of the body. This treatment helps the body destroy fat cells in desired areas. This means that the treatment can be targeted to specific areas of the body, like the chin, belly, or legs.

If you are serious about taking control of your weight, and dieting and exercise do not completely do the trick, consider using non-invasive Cool Sculpting technology.

18 Apr 17 Blog Comments Off on What is CoolSculpting?

What is CoolSculpting?

Losing weight can be difficult, and in certain cases, people need a little help. Traditionally, people would turn to invasive procedures or pills to help lose weight, and both methods present different inherent risks. In recent years, the FDA has cleared a new weight loss treatment called CoolSculpting. This treatment is non-surgical, so there is no need for needles, anesthesia, or invasive techniques. Considering this technology is so new, many people are asking what CoolSculpting is?

Simply put, this weight loss process uses cold to kill fat cells, while leaving all other cells and tissues intact. The cold compress is applied directly to areas of the body that have unwanted fat. Cooling devices are built with safety detectors that monitor the temperature of the compress as well as the temperature of the skin.

After the treatment, the body will take some time (usually more than a week) to process the dead fat cells naturally. In some cases (results do vary), the results of the process are long-term because CoolSculpting kills fat cells. Proper dieting and adequate exercise can help to keep the weight off.

For more information about CoolSculpting, and to see whether the procedure is right for you, give us a call today.

16 Apr 14 Blog Comments Off on Ulthera for skin tightening: Have you gotten it yet?

Ulthera for skin tightening: Have you gotten it yet?

Ulthera is a non-surgical, non-invasive procedure that lifts, tightens and tones the skin for our clients in NYC area. It requires no anesthetic or sedation, but local-anesthesia is recommended.

Ulthera uses the safe, time-tested energy of ultrasound to heat the deep layers of the skin to promote collagen production. The heat generated from the ultrasound frequency causes damage to the collagen layers, and therefore promotes the production of new collagen.

Ulthera is considered to be an excellent alternative to a facelift for people who have mild to moderate laxity. It is skin color independent and does not affect the epidermis, so patients (skin types I-VI) may be treated year round without any pre or post-test skin requirements. It’s completed in as short as 60 minutes, with little to no downtime. Many NYC patients experience immediate results with Ulthera, and continue to see results within 60-90 days.

If you’re looking for a brow/face lift, without the surgery, ulthera is the answer for you. So what are you waiting for? Be naturally, beautiful with Justmelt’s expertise.

Contact us today to schedule your consultation!

11 Apr 14 Blog Comments Off on CoolSculpt: The Cool Way to Remove Fat

CoolSculpt: The Cool Way to Remove Fat

Are you the friend that’s always ordering a salad at lunch? Do you go to the gym every day, but never seem to see any results when it comes to your weight loss? No matter what you do, you just can’t seem to get rid of that stubborn belly fat. Well, how does a quick non-invasive solution sound to you? CoolSculpt removes stubborn fat deposits that exercise and dieting just can’t.

CoolSculpt is a FDA-approved technology that freezes (yes freezes!) unwanted fat. The best part about it is that it takes just as long as your daily gym workout routine. CoolSculpt can be applied to the stomach area, thighs, arms and legs. In as little as 3 weeks, you will begin to see a difference. Certain areas may take a little longer, however, on average you can expect to see results within 3 weeks.

Women who have had CoolSculpt treatment feel a boost in their self-confidence and overall mood. If plastic surgery just isn’t in your vocabulary, CoolSculpt is an incredible option for you.

Contact us today to schedule your consultation!

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