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Can CoolSculpting Cause Hernias?

Can CoolSculpting Cause Hernias?

The internet has become a valuable resource for gaining information. However, it has also become a place where rumors can start and quickly spread. Recently, a number of patients have come into the office asking, “Can CoolSculpting cause hernias?” The fast answer is no. CoolSculpting cannot cause or increase the risk of developing a hernia. Hernias form when […]

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Is CoolSculpting Better Than Liposuction?

Is CoolSculpting Better Than Liposuction?

New clients walk into our office every day with one question: Is CoolSculpting better than liposuction? Fundamentally, this is the wrong question to ask. The better inquiry is which treatments are you a better candidate and achieves your goal. While both will permanently remove fat cells from the body, the similarities end there.  All things considered, your […]

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3 Questions to Ask When Looking for a New Skin Product

3 Questions to Ask When Looking for a New Skin Product

Skin tightening and firming products are one of the largest aspects of the skin care and cosmetic industry.  With so many options on the market, it’s challenging knowing what to look for.  What works well for one person may not be the best option for another.  Before settling on a new skin product, keep these […]

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Does CoolSculpting Leave Loose Skin Behind?

Does CoolSculpting Leave Loose Skin Behind?

One of the biggest concerns people have, when it comes to weight loss, is the possibility of loose skin. As you age, you will begin to lose skin elasticity. So, if you have lost a large amount of weight, especially in a short period of time, there is a possibility of loose skin. That said, […]

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Is Coolsculpting Right for Me? Who Is a Good Candidate?

Is Coolsculpting Right for Me? Who Is a Good Candidate?

One important aspect of being happy with CoolSculpting results is having reasonable expectations, which is true for all aesthetic procedures. Therefore, it is important to understand who is a good candidate. CoolSculpting is a cosmetic treatment that will destroy fat cells. In very simple terms, the procedure makes use of controlled cooling for a non-invasive reduction of stubborn fat deposits, effectively […]

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What Results Should I Expect From Liposuction?

What Results Should I Expect From Liposuction?

One of the most important things to have, when considering liposuction, are realistic expectations. Patients are often prepared that, after the procedure, there will be some pain, swelling, and bruising. However, the whole reason for having liposuction is the cosmetic effect. While the majority of patients report satisfaction with the outcome, it is possible that the things […]

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Debunking Common Myths About Breast Augmentation

Debunking Common Myths About Breast Augmentation

Although it is one of the most common cosmetic procedures, there is still a great deal of misinformation and misunderstanding regarding breast augmentation. The following seeks to separate fact from fiction regarding some of the most common breast augmentation myths. Myth 1: It is easy to tell when someone has implants. The goal of any plastic […]

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How Long Before I See Results with CoolSculpting?

How Long Before I See Results with CoolSculpting?

One of the most frequently asked questions about CoolSculpting is, “How long before I see results with CoolSculpting?” Many people are familiar with the fast results of other cosmetic fat loss procedures, like liposuction. While the nonsurgical procedure itself in generally short, roughly an hour in many instances, it may take a few weeks to start […]