I had coolsculpting on my lower and upper abdomen about 6 weeks ago. Basically I felt the procedure and healing time was just uncomfortable and just felt like minor cramping. I am quite fit and healthy. People think I am younger than I am. Unfortunately, up to this time I see very LITTLE difference. Is this normal? GENERALLY by when would I see results?
Generally, How Long Until Results Show when over 60 After CoolSculpting?
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How Long Until Noticeable Results
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Coolsculpting over 60
CoolSculpting can take time to show the results
Although some people see the results after one treatment, CoolSculpting is often now done as a series of three treatments as frequently as every six weeks. Only 20% of volume is seen after four months so that you don't see results in the first six weeks, is not unusual!
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We have found that the majority of our patients are very different when it comes to seeing results. Some start to see results in as little as 3 weeks with noticeable, natural-looking results in 3 to 5 months. We see patients back at 5 months for their post procedure photos.
How soon for Coolsculpting results?
The majority of the patients I treat begin to see results by week five or six following their first Coolsculpting treatment. Max results by 4 months.
Results After CoolSculpting
Thank you for your question.
Generally, you are suppose to see the results of this at 3-4 months after treatment. Yes, some patients see results sooner but in general, 3-4 months is a good target.
Also, sometimes there actually is a difference but the patient has a hard time seeing it so putting before and after photos side by side helps.
Remember, you are looking for a 20-25% reduction in the area treated.