Unwanted Body Fat Treatment
To reduce stubborn bulges that don’t diminish with diet and exercise
Since 2014, Epi Center MedSpa has performed over 5,000 treatments with high level of patient satisfaction and is proud to be considered the best CoolSculpting® facility in San Francisco. Our highly experienced practitioners have extensive knowledge of the treatment and are certified CoolSculpting Masters. We offer the most advanced technology in CoolSculpting®, the CoolSculpting® Elite, which allows for dual sculpting.
Coolsculpting® is a proven effective solution to remove unwanted fat from various areas of your body. It is a non-invasive, non-surgical procedure that works by freezing subcutaneous fat cells so they are destroyed and slowly reabsorbed by the body, revealing slimmer and smoother areas.
What it Treats:
Unwanted body fat
Neck fat – Double chin
Under buttock Banana roll
Inner and outer thighs
Resume most regular activities immediately
Results seen within a few weeks
Is it Right for Me?
CoolSculpting® is an excellent option if you are looking to reduce fat without invasive surgery. The ideal patient is in good health with excess fat that won’t go away easily with diet and exercise.
How many sessions are required?
Patients usually benefit from 1 to 3 sessions for each area treated.
How long does the process take?
A CoolSculpting® session typically takes 35 minutes per area. Most people require several cycles per area. A CoolSculpting session can take up to 1 to 4 hours depending on the number of areas or cycles needed.
How quickly do I see the results?
Many patients begin see the fat reduction within four to six weeks of CoolSculpting®, with continued improvement seen throughout two to three months. Transformation occurs over several visits.
How long do the results last?
Results last as long as you don’t gain significant weight after treatment. Optimal results are seen with those that maintain a healthy diet and work out regularly.
What is the downtime?
There is minimal to no downtime.
Is it safe?
Yes. CoolSculpting® has been approved by the FDA as a safe medical treatment and has many benefits over traditional liposuction. CoolSculpting® and CoolSculpting® Elite are FDA-cleared for the treatment of visible fat bulges in the submental (under the chin) and submandibular (under the jawline) areas, thigh, abdomen, and flank, along with bra fat, back fat, underneath the buttocks (also known as banana roll), and upper arm.
What are the side effects?
Side effects from CoolSculpting® may include pain and discomfort, redness, swelling, bruising, itchiness, temporary numbness and sensitivity in the treatment area.
Is the treatment painful?
It is possible to feel slight discomfort during the procedure from the numbness due to cooling from the freezing applicator. However, during a CoolSculpting® session, patients may eat, watch a movie on our big screen TV, read, work, or even take a nap in our luxurious CoolSculpting® suite.
Who performs the treatment?
Treatments are performed by our team of medical specialists who are extensively trained at the CoolSculpting® University in California and certified as CoolSculpting® Masters.
How quickly can I get an appointment?
Treatment is by appointment only, and schedules are typically filled for about a week in advance for large areas. However, minor area appointments can be scheduled within a few days.
What other treatments are recommended in support of CoolSculpting®?
Cellulite treatments such a CelluSculpt and Morpheus body treatments as well as Alastin Transform cream work well in conjunction with CoolSculpting.