just did this yesterday 03/26/2013 - Beverly Hills, CA

Before going to my very first appointment for...

Before going to my very first appointment for CoolSculpting, I stumbled upon this page. There were so many complaints of how painful this process was that I was terrified. Before starting my CoolSculpt, I kept anticipating pain. Never happened. The only thing I felt, it felt as if someone had a hold of my fatty area. I did two sections on my lower abs. The process was easy and pain free. When the vacuum apparatus was removed I felt a little deep heat and a dull ache that lasted maybe 4 minutes. The most pain I felt was my butt from sitting still so long... I by no means discounting you pain, but my experience was totally pain free...

Day 2: Only slight pain & tenderness to the touch....

Day 2: Only slight pain & tenderness to the touch. Yesterday I did a full workout including abs. I felt a little more tired than usual but still, it's all good.

Day 4: All is well. A bit swollen (to be expected)...

Day 4: All is well. A bit swollen (to be expected). I've had some itching last night and a little discomfort. Nothing to write home about. LOL
So far... so good!

Day 8: I have nothing new to report. Still...

Day 8: I have nothing new to report. Still swollen, a bit fatigued and I get some aching pain at night. No real itching, no real pain. Those shooting pains people talked about were minor for me. None of this has kept me from working out everyday. So far, so good! Yay!

Day 14: Hi there! Still some swelling, a little...

Day 14: Hi there! Still some swelling, a little numbness. Never had real pain, never had terrible itching. I had a little of both... nothing to complain about. So... now it's just, hurry up and wait!!! :)
Good luck to you all. I will post later! So far, so good!

2 months later!

My stomach is totally flat. That little pouch I had is totally gone. It was totally worth it!!!
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