What is Cryolipolysis?
Cryolipolysis is a non-invasive targeted weight loss procedure that destroys fat cells in order to improve the contours of the body. Cryo = ‘freezing’ lipo = ‘fat’ lysis = ‘cell destruction’.
Is Cryolipolysis effective?
Cryolipolysis is a clinically proven treatment that delivers fast and long-lasting fat reduction results. Cryolipolysis delivers a smooth sculpted body shape.
How quickly will I see results?
You are unlikely to see immediate results after one session of Cryolipolysis as your body needs to process and remove the dead fat cells.
Some recipients will see results within 6-8 weeks, whereas others only see a benefit after 12 weeks.
However, this is still a quicker result than slaving away at the gym!
How do I pronounce Cryolipolysis?!
Cryo-li-poll-i-sis. Cryolipolysis is also known as ‘fat freezing’.
Is Cryolipolysis a surgical procedure?
No, Cryolipolysis is a non-surgical non-invasive procedure.
Does Cryolipolysis involve needles?
No, Cryolipolysis does not require the use of needles.
Is Cryolipolysis like liposuction?
Cryolipolysis is a non-surgical more cost-effective alternative to liposuction but has similar fat reduction results, usually seen in a quicker timeframe.
Do I have to come into the clinic for Cryolipolysis treatment?
Cryolipolysis can be applied by our fully trained experts within the comfort of your own home, as well as in the clinic.
How long does a session take?
A single session lasts approximately 30-60 minutes. Feel free to bring a book to read during treatment.
Which areas of my body can be treated?
Back fat, bingo wings and muffin tops can all be targeted by Cryolipolysis.
How many areas can I have treated in one session?
You can have up to 4 areas treated simultaneously.
How many Cryolipolysis sessions will I need?
Some people see sufficient results after just one session; others may prefer a few monthly sessions or additional top-up treatments before holidays or special occasions.
How long is the recovery time after a Cryolipolysis session?
There is no recovery time needed – you can walk in and walk out. Why not get treated during your lunch break?!
Is Cryolipolysis suitable for both men and women?
Are there any side effects?
The most common side effects experienced by recipients include numbness, tingling, bruising and redness. These side effects usually present immediately and also subside quickly after treatment has ended.
Does Cryolipolysis hurt?
The treatment is more uncomfortable than it is painful; recipients say it is similar to having an ice cube placed on your skin for a prolonged period of time.
Is Cryolipolysis safe?
Cryolipolysis devices and procedures were approved by the US Food and Drug Administration FDA)in 2010. The temperatures used in Cryolipolysis (-5C) are not low enough to cause long-term damage.
How are results measured?
We take photographs before and after treatment as well as measurements so you can see the effects.
Are your staff specially trained in Cryolipolysis?
Yes, our staff are fully trained and also fully insured.
What are the common brands of Cryolipolysis machine?
LA Lipo, CoolSculpting, Lipoglaze, Clatuu, isoLipo, and 3D Lipo.