If you’re like a lot of Arizona men and women, you have areas of stubborn fat that won’t shrink even though you work out and watch what you eat. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Josh Olson offers a completely nonsurgical body contouring option for reducing fat without surgery or downtime: CoolSculpting. In Gilbert, people visit our medspa from Scottsdale, Chandler, Mesa, Queen Creek, and beyond to attain the slim, fit look they work so hard for with this effective, FDA-cleared treatment.
Dr. Olson can use CoolSculpting to give you the slimmer, more toned look that you want. Give Advanced Plastic Surgery Institute a call at
(480) 466-7355 or request a consultation using our online form.
This 28 year-old female presented to my clinic for body contouring procedures for her abdomen and flanks. I saw her in my Gilbert, AZ office near Scottsdale, AZ and explained the options which included liposuction and Coolsculpting. She was hoping to save cost and recovery time and decided Coolsulpting would satisfy her goals. She was already... Read More
This 29 year-old female presented to my clinic for breast augmentation and also inquiring about body contouring procedures for her lower abdomen. I saw her in my Gilbert, AZ office near Scottsdale, AZ and explained the options which included liposuction and Coolsculpting. She was hoping to save cost and recovery time and decided Coolsulpting... Read More
CoolSculpting treatments work because of the exclusive cryolipolysis technology. The device’s low temperatures damage fat cells but don’t harm surrounding tissues, which can stand up to more intense cold. The fat cells die and are gradually flushed away by the body’s natural processes.
Meet Dr. Josh Olson
Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
As a board-certified plastic surgeon in Gilbert, AZ, Dr. Josh Olson uses his world-class cosmetic plastic surgery training to meet all the aesthetic needs of the women and men he serves. What can he do for you?
There are certain areas of our bodies that naturally tend to hold onto stubborn fat deposits. No matter how carefully we eat or how many crunches we do, sometimes we just can’t seem to shed excess fat from these areas. Fortunately, FDA-cleared CoolSculpting can help. The treatments can be effective in the following areas:
Lower back and “bra strap bulge” area
The Advanced Skin Lounge: Official Med Spa of the Miss Arizona Pageant
The Advanced Skin Lounge—the dedicated med spa of Advanced Plastic Surgery Institute—is proud to serve as the Official Med Spa of the Miss Arizona Pageant. Every year, contestants showcase their talent, leadership, and intelligence, demonstrating that beauty is more than skin deep.
Enhance your own natural radiance at The Advanced Skin Lounge with skincare solutions and nonsurgical med spa treatments. Dr. Olson and his team offer specials and loyalty programs to help patients save on their favorite cosmetic products.
CoolSculpting is a great way to reduce isolated areas of fat; however, it’s important to understand its limitations. Here are some of the pros and cons:
For individuals who are not interested in liposuction, CoolSculpting offers the following benefits:
Slimmer body contours
No anesthesia needed
No surgery or scars
Some of the limitations of CoolSculpting include:
Less precise than liposuction
More subtle results than with liposuction
Candidates for CoolSculpting
The best candidates for CoolSculpting are men and women with excess body fat, particularly on the abdomen and flanks, who are not significantly obese. If you want to build muscle in addition to reducing fat, EMSCULPT NEO® may be a better fit for your goals. Also, keep in mind that CoolSculpting only treats unwanted fat, not cellulite. To reduce cellulite without surgery, we recommend Cellfina®.
What To Expect
CoolSculpting is a well-tolerated outpatient procedure. Many patients even refer to it as a “lunchtime” treatment because it can take as little as an hour and people typically return to work or their daily activities immediately afterward. Some patients may wish to spend longer to treat multiple areas during one treatment session.
During treatment, the CoolSculpting device is pressed against the skin and uses suction to draw areas of bulging fat between 2 cooling plates. As the area is cooled, most patients experience little discomfort, often likening the sensation to using an ice pack. The cold sensation is intense at first, but the area quickly turns numb.
What Is CoolSculpting Recovery Like?
Patients typically have little to no bruising from the treatment. No downtime is needed, so you can return to your normal daily activities right away.
How Long After CoolSculpting Will I See Results?
Results won’t be immediately visible; rather, treated areas slowly slim down over the following 2 to 3 months as dead fat cells are gradually flushed away. Patients may choose to undergo additional treatments for even greater results.
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