A CoolSculpting® treatment at the Los Angeles area’s Skin Care & Laser Physicians of Beverly Hills gives Southern Californians a nonsurgical option for getting rid of stubborn fat from their double chin to their stubborn belly. Unlike liposuction, there are no incisions or surgery-related risks to consider, but also unlike liposuction, results are not immediate. A two-hour session kicks off a process of fat cells that die off over the next two to four months.
The results are consistent and reliable, and patients who choose CoolSculpting® should do so with the total treatment timeline in mind. That said, it’s never too late to begin the process—even for someone looking ahead to summer sun from a starting point in late spring.
There are a few points to consider:
This is L.A., where swimsuits and summer wear are practically year-round attire, but shorts and bikinis aren’t the only outfits that can show off sleeker contours. Clothing for any season can reveal unwanted bumps and bulges—or the absence of them.
In other words, though many media outlets make a big deal over whether people are getting ready for swimsuit season, nonsurgical fat reduction has benefits in summer, fall, winter, and spring.
Also remember that each fat cell that is physically destroyed is a fat cell that can’t grow larger in the future. If summer sun is truly the main motivator for a nonsurgical slim-down, starting now creates benefits that will pay off for the rest of 2017’s sunny weather and well into the future. With proper care, the results will be around for next summer, and the summer after that, and …
Dr. Derek Jones is a renowned Los Angeles and Beverly Hills area dermatologist practicing in cosmetic and general dermatology.