From Popsicles to Cryolipolysis to CoolSculpting
Years ago, scientists at Harvard University observed that some children who ate popsicles got dimples in their cheeks. The scientists—Dieter Manstein, MD and R. Rox Anderson, MD—realized that the popsicles were freezing and eliminating small pockets of fat cells. The idea that cold can target fat cells—without damaging the skin or surrounding tissue—was the insight
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How Cool Is The CoolSculpting Procedure?
As the name suggests, the CoolSculpting procedure can be a little chilly. Controlled cooling is delivered via an applicator to freeze the targeted fat. Though you may feel intense cold initially, this feeling usually subsides within 5 to 10 minutes as the area numbs. Because most applicators use a vacuum to draw fatty tissue into
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CoolSculpting for Men
CoolSculpting isn’t just something women are taking advantage of to achieve their aesthetic goals–men are also jumping on board to take control of their dreams and make them a reality. There are a number of trouble zones for men from love handles to the gut to the so-called “man boobs” that can make many men
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