Just Short of Miraculous!

Let me start by saying that I am pretty skeptical...

Let me start by saying that I am pretty skeptical about this kind of stuff- especially when a twenty-something year old tells me that I can potentially lose nearly 1/2 my kangaroo pouch fat with just 1 1 hour treatment- and no diet or exercise required. We did 1 large on the lower center of my stomach- it was definitely intense at first, but about 10-15 minutes later it was easier to relax. After they took the vacuum off me it looked so gross- red & frozen- but it was totally numb. I was sensitive to touch for a couple of days & was also quite swollen. No tight shirts for about 7-10 days because I looked fatter (yikes!). Even after the swelling went down, randomly the area would feel weird- itchy & prickly- not painful, but the kind of sensation that made me feel like it may really be working.
Skip to 4 weeks later and I could definitely see a difference! My super stubborn pouch had almost disappeared! I was a little shocked because they said it would take 8-12, but they said it's different for everyone. We just did my after pictures & they showed exactly what I had hoped for. I'm going back for my love handles this week & maybe even 1 more on my abs just to see how much I can lose! I will absolutely update with pictures of my ongoing progress!
sounds great! i am eager to hear an update and see pictures, if you have some before/after to share. thanks :)
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yes do post you before after pics
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Here's my before photo & a 2 month follow-up

As you can see- in the after photo I've been marked as to where I will hopefully soon be treating my abs/sides again. I haven't changed my diet or exercise routine either. The angles are slightly different, but the difference is still quite noticeable!
Looks great
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Thanks for the detailed review. We don't often get to hear about those times when its a little 'itchy and prickly' but it makes sense. I'm keen to try it and have read so many mixed reviews. I guess results really do depend on so many issues, hopefully I'll have a great experience like you. Thanks again.
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I did one 1-hour treatment in the same problem area, so your fantastic results give me hope.
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Here's a photo directly after my 2nd treatment on my love handles

I'm hoping this will give anybody curious a good idea of what can be expected as far as swelling right after a Coolsculpting session. I treated my love handles on 10/11/13 and the bruising didn't hurt like most bruises. It stayed swollen for about 10 days again which I was told is a little longer than normal, but still absolutely ok. The bruising was gone after about 7 days. Most of the numbness is gone now, so it took just under 1 month. And, yes I'm wearing the same pants- they said it would help my before & after pictures accuracy. Hope this helps!
Im jealous i am almost 6 weeks in and see no difference. I am wondering if it was done right or something that just doesn't work for me 1st time around. Super bummed. Hubby wont let me try again.
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I'm just curious if they placed the applicator directly over your belly button?
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Yes they did. The applicator was the biggest one & it sucked in all the fat above & below my belly button all at once. It got from the crease just below my ribs to just below the lower "pouch" kind of fat.
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SimplySkin Medspa

The staff really let me know exactly what to expect. I had no questions going in other than whether or not it would actually do anything.

5 out of 5 stars Overall rating
5 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
5 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
5 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
5 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
5 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
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