Has A New Device Come Out For CoolSculpting for Double Chin?

has the new device came out yet?

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CoolMini Removes Double Chins

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The CoolMini applicator that is now part of Zeltiq's CoolSculpting fat-removal system is an FDA-approved method of eliminating fat from underneath the chin. It
is fast, tends to be well-tolerated and has little to no downtime.
Please see a board-certified dermatologist to find out if you are a candidate for CoolMini.

Baltimore Dermatologic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 3 reviews

CoolSculpting Has CoolMini for Double Chin

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Zeltiq continues to innovate with their CoolSculpting system, which destroys fat cells by freezing them and sending them into apoptosis (cellular death). The FDA approved CoolMini applicator has been available since last year and is designed to fit under the chin and treat submental fat. It takes about three to four months for your body to eliminate the dead fat cells and for your optimal results to be visible. Consult a board-certified dermatologist to find out if you are a good candidate for CoolSculpting.

William Groff, DO
San Diego Dermatologist
4.9 out of 5 stars 51 reviews


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The Cool Mini is used is to treat double chin.

Coolsculpting is an excellent form of non-invasive  fat reduction for the right patient. Some applicators take 1 or 2 hours but the new advantage applicators take only 35 minutes and have significantly less risk for delayed onset pain (especially in the abdomen). Results are seen at 2 months and typically 1-3 treatments will be necessary on each area to achieve ideal results. The number of treatments depends on the amount of fat there and the patient's goals.  There is not downtime and the results can be impressive in the right patient.  We also use the Zimmer Z-wave for improved patient comfort and added results. The best candidates are those who are in pretty good shape with areas of stubborn fat that won't go away no matter what.

My best,

Sheila Nazarian, MD, MMM

Beverly Hills, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

Sheila S. Nazarian, MD
Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 56 reviews

CoolSculpting device for double chin is here

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Zeltiq has announced the release of the CoolMini applicator. We just received it in our office. This applicator will enable us to treat the area under the chin, (the double chin). Prices will vary in each city. Best to contact your experienced CoolSculpting practice, and go in for a consult to see if you are an appropriate candidate.

Jeffrey J. Roth, MD, FACS
Las Vegas Plastic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

CoolSculpting For The Chin

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There is not currently a CoolSculpting applicator that is designed for fat at the chin area just yet. An alternative option would be liposuction, which is more invasive. It is best to have a consultation to see what options would best fit your needs.

New Coolsculpting Applicator for Neck?

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Thank you for your question.

At this time, there is not a new applicator for the neck area.  I do believe that the company is working on new applicators for new areas.

Best to visit their website to see the most updated information.


CoolSculpting for neck fat

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There is no applicator yet, nor in the near future, for CoolSculpting of the neck fat. there may be in the future, though.  Other treatments have been tried such as ultrasound, injections of bile salts, other energy sources,are still being explored but liposuction certainly has proven itself as a very good technique for this area.

Ronald Shelton, MD
Manhattan Dermatologic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 39 reviews

Coolsculpting Not For Double Chin

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Coolsculpting is great for the following areas: abdominal fat, back fat, and abdominal fat. Newer applications are on the way for the arms, neck, and more. 

CoolSculpting no yet applicable to double chin fat reduction - but may be coming

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It is my understanding that the company is evaluating the effectiveness of a small cup applicator for this area, but it would be some time before it would be available..IF if were to be approved.

Outside of liposuction, at this time there is no other treatment specific to that area.

Thermage can provide some subtle tightening, but won't impact the amount of fat.

Nissan Pilest, MD
Irvine Dermatologic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 23 reviews

Coolsculpting for double chin

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There is currently no way to perform cool sculpting on a neck - the applicator just won't fit!! The company is working on new applicators and areas to treat but nothing currently available. Liposuction or an open neck procedure is currently the best way to treat neck fat. The ulthera device and some of the radiofrequency devices may cause a little fat loss of the neck.

Jason Pozner, MD
Boca Raton Plastic Surgeon
4.7 out of 5 stars 46 reviews

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