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Fat Freezing (Cryolipolysis): Reduce Excess Fat

Fat Freezing (Cryolipolysis): Reduce Excess Fat

by Shankari Das · June 3, 2021

Many of you prefer fat freezing treatments or better known as cryolipolysis or CoolSculpting, over the traditional fat-reduction surgery liposuction. It uses only cool technology to burn off fat cells and then lets your body’s biological process take over. 

If you are looking to reduce body fats in the fastest way possible, this article will surely help shed some light on the benefits of fat freezing treatments in Dubai. 


What is Fat Freezing or Cryolipolysis?

Fat freezing or cryolipolysis is a non-surgical technique used for localized fat reduction. The procedure is an approved cosmetic treatment that is used to reduce excess body fat.

Fat freezing or cryolipolysis is a non-invasive procedure that does not involve any kind of cuts, surgery, or anesthetic. Therefore, it is considered a safe choice for the reduction of body fat.

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It is a proven method which has been subject to clinical trials and scientific studies. Laser treatments have little or no effect on destroying fat cells. Surgical liposuction is an extreme and invasive procedure with surgical risks. On the other hand fat freezing or cryolipolysis has little or no downtime and is an ideal walk in and walk out treatment.

This procedure utilizes fat freezing as a technique targeting specific parts of your body. The cold temperature does not damage other cells, thereby causing no damage to your skin and other organs. The procedure actually targets the fatty tissues of your body which are difficult to remove by diet or exercise.

As there are several risks of complications from most invasive methods such as liposuction, fat freezing treatment presents a promising method for non-surgical body contouring. Several studies have presented a systematic review of the available clinical data – which emphasizes the fact that it is an effective and safe method.

At times it is difficult to predict the number of treatments without seeing the area as it depends on a number of factors. But you need to know that this is not a weight loss procedure and does not treat obesity. It is for those of you who are 10-15kgs above their ideal weight range.


Why is Fat Freezing a Good Choice for Fat Reduction?

Fat freezing is the newest and the best way to get rid of unwanted body fat. The treatment can destroy your fat cells completely.
The procedure is an effective non-surgical way to permanently remove stubborn fat pockets resistant to diet or exercise. It is not a weight-loss procedure. But the results are proven, long-lasting and noticeable.

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The procedure effectively removes all the fat cells from the area being treated. However, removing the existing fat cells, it will not prevent new fat cells from appearing and affecting your overall personality.
Hence, you need to maintain a healthy lifestyle which includes exercising and consuming a well-balanced nutritious diet regularly. All this is extremely important to sustain the results of your fat freezing procedure.

Some of the key benefits associated with this treatment include:
>Non-invasive: This treatment can reduce your excess body fat without any surgical procedure. Meaning it does not involve cuts, anesthetic, or medications that may cause an allergy.
>Painless: Cryolipolysis is a safe and painless method of fat reduction.
>Effective: The results are excellent, they are effective and their success rate is also very high.
>All-inclusive: This technique works for every skin type without any side effects.


How Does Fat Freezing Work?

CoolSculpting or cryolipolysis is a body contouring procedure. Your specialist uses a device to freeze fat cells under your skin.

Once the fat cells are destroyed, they are gradually broken down and removed from your body by the liver. It is fairly a new technique and you can notice the effects a few days after your treatment. But it often takes 1 to 4 months for the full results to show.

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Cryolipolysis works by freezing unwanted body fat. During this procedure, your surgeon will place an applicator on the skin above the area of the fatty tissue. Then, the applicator vacuums the fatty bulge of tissue. The area being treated is numbed due to the cold temperature. During the procedure you will experience a cold sensation for a few minutes. This happens as the vacuum pulls on the fat tissues.

The procedure will take about an hour to complete. While performing the procedure there is no damage done to your skin . Hence there is no recovery time. After the procedure, the injured fat cells are reduced gradually by the body in around 4 to 6 months. During this time, you can notice the fat decrease in size – by an average of 20 percent.

The cost of the treatment depends on the experience of your surgeon and the size of the vacuum applicator. You might require multiple sessions depending upon your body areas. Meaning areas with more fat need more sessions.


Benefits of Fat Freezing Treatment

Do you maintain a healthy diet and exercise regularly to shed stubborn pockets of fat? Are you willing to undergo surgical procedures to address these areas of concern? If your answer is yes, fat freezing is the right option for you.
Regarded as the number one non-invasive fat reduction procedure performed worldwide, it is proven to be an effective and safe treatment.

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Here are some of the benefits of this simple and innovative technique.

1 Non-invasive

Fat freezing devices like the Cooltech IceSculpt come with a number of applicators with a range of sizes to effectively work on any part of your body. Your doctor or specialist will place the device on the treated area and it will get to work by functionally tugging on the skin.

The next step will be to release the cool energy to destroy the fat cells under your skin. Many people described their experiences to be pain-free. The suction effect of the applicators is tolerable and does not cause any pain.

2 Impressive and natural looking results

The treatment yields natural looking results which are gradual. You can see the result of the treatment as early as three weeks. But significant results are noticeable between three to six months.

3 Short treatment time

Each treatment session takes up to 60 minutes for one localized area. If you have more than any one area of treatment you would probably take more time. Also for larger areas it might take longer for results to show. Larger parts of the body such as your stomach and back would also take longer to see results.

4 Short recovery period

Compared to liposuction, fat freezing procedure can be done as an outpatient treatment. You can easily return to work the same day or the next day after your treatment. This is also partly because of the low downtime of the treatment.

5 Efficiency

The treatment has the ability to treat multiple problem areas at once, thus making your slimming process faster. The targeted treatment areas include thighs, upper arms, stomach, flanks, chin, and more. It is effective in reducing fat cells in your treatment area by up to 20 to 25 percent. Besides, there are few more benefits over other fat-elimination procedures.


Fat Freezing FAQs

Discussed above are the steps of your fat freezing journey from beginning to the end. In this section you will get answers to all frequently asked questions regarding this new treatment.

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1 Is fat freezing safe?

Fat freezing treatment is proven effective, safe and an alternative to liposuction for fat reduction. The treatment specifically treats the fat cells and lowers their temperature to a range of -6 to -9 deg causing them to crystalize. No other tissues are affected by this temperature. The remaining content of the at cells are disposed off naturally through the body’s lymphatic system.

2 How many fat freezing sessions do you need?

Your exact number of sessions will vary depending on many factors. In general doctors suggest 1 to 3 sessions per area at one month intervals.

3 Why is fat freezing ineffective for some people?

If you do not eat good nutritious food or exercise daily you may gain weight and fats in the previously treated areas. You need to follow a healthy lifestyle so that the fat does not start to form on the treated areas.

4 Why is fat freezing popular?

Fat freezing treatments are non-surgical, non-invasive and have no downtime.

5 Can you do fat freezing at home?

The treatment might seem straightforward. Fat freezing treatments are more than simply applying cold temperatures to the fat pockets on your body. Without careful planning and training fat freezing treatments at home cannot be done. On the other hand, it might do you more bodily harm, including permanent tissue damage.

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AlQudrah Medical Center is an excellent choice for clients looking for permanent fat loss without invasive. The procedure is just perfect for you if you are a candidate who wants to lose 15-20 pounds of your weight.

But what you need to understand is that this procedure will permanently destroy your fat cells but it will not prevent the formation of new ones. If you are interested in fat freezing and would like to find out more about the treatment, we would recommend booking in for your free consultation at AlQudrah Medical Center today!

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