Skin rejuvenation, The Sophia Medspa, Framingham, MA
Laser treatments, The Sophia Medspa, Framingham, MA
Botox, The Sophia Medspa, Framingham, MA
Hair regrowth, The Sophia Medspa, Framingham, MA

Fat Freeze with Cryolipolysis

What is Cryolipolysis Procedure?

Cryolipolysis is the only FDA-cleared,  non-invasive procedure for freezing away fat on the abdomen, back, thighs, butt, upper arms and under the chin.

How Does Cryolipolysis Procedure Work?

The Cryolipolysis procedure safely delivers precisely controlled cooling to gently and effectively target the fat cells underneath the skin. Treated fat cells are crystalized (frozen), then die. Over time, your body naturally processes the fat and eliminates these dead cells, leaving a more sculpted you.

What happens after Cryolipolysis procedure?

Fat cells that are frozen during the Cryolipolysis procedure gradually die off and leave the body through the body’s natural elimination process. That’s why the results are long-term. Untreated areas will have no change in fat cell distribution.

How is the treatment performed?

After the patient is positioned comfortably, the applicator is placed over the treatment area. During your treatment, a gel pad and applicator will be applied to the targeted area. The applicator delivers controlled cooling to the targeted fat. During your procedure, feel free to read, check email, or even take a nap.

What results can patients expect to see?

While some patients may see results as early as 3 weeks after their first treatment, the most dramatic results are usually seen between 2 and 3 months following treatment.

What are the common side effects after the procedure?

During the procedure you may experience sensations of pulling, tugging, mild pinching, intense cold, tingling, stinging, aching, and cramping at the treatment site. These sensations subside as the area becomes numb. Following the procedure, typical side effects include temporary redness, swelling, blanching, bruising, firmness, tingling, stinging, tenderness, cramping, aching, itching, or skin sensitivity. Sensation of fullness in the back of the throat after submental area treatment. These effects are temporary and generally resolve within days or weeks. Though rare, some additional side effects may occur. As with any medical procedure, ask your physician if Cryolipolysis procedure is right for you.

Who is a suitable candidate for treatment?

Cryolipolysis is for patients who have areas of unwanted fat.

Have more questions?