Frequently Asked Questions
The science behind CoolSculpting® is the discovery that subcutaneous fat cells are more vulnerable to the effects of cold than other surrounding tissue, so they can be effectively targeted, destroyed and then removed from the body via its own waste processes. This proven body sculpting technique is has now been used for more than 700,000 treatments worldwide.
CoolSculpting® is a non-invasive and convenient way to naturally loose that spare tyre or the love handles you’ve been carrying around. The CoolSculpting® procedure reduces fat in trouble areas that seem to stick around no matter how many crunches you do or kilometres you run. Keep the gym membership, and let CoolSculpting® give you an easy and discreet way to rid those areas that are not responding to your exercise routine as your body and metabolism change with age.
You can expect to see results anywhere from three weeks to three months, with a sculpted and flat mid-section where CoolSculpting® has been performed. Because fat is not heavy, most patients lose centimetres rather than losing weight on the scales. Many patients comment that their jeans fit better and they feel much more comfortable in clothes, especially swimwear! To stabilise the results of Coolsculpting®, simply maintain your regular diet and exercise routine.
CoolSculpting® procedure reduces fat in treated areas by an average of 20%. This fat reduction technique can be performed in one to two hours, you can return to normal activity immediately afterwards and it does not require any special diet or exercise programs.
CoolSculpting® is ideal for those carrying stubborn excess fat in the waist, hip, arms, thighs and back area. It is not a form of weightloss rather a non surgical sculpting of trouble areas. Patients require a 45 minute consult to determine if CoolSculpting® is right for them.
What areas can be treated?
Coolsculpting® is a non-invasive way to reclaim your figure by reducing fat in common trouble spots like the muffin top or stomach roll, that seem impossible to get rid of with diet and exercise alone. Areas like arms, tummy, flanks and inner thighs can be reshaped and those frustrating bulges become a thing of the past.
The CAPS Clinic
offers a full suite of surgical procedures, including liposuction which is known for it’s transforming results in the area of fat reduction. These options can be discussed with Dr Taylor by booking a surgery consultation on (02) 6282 1177.