Are CoolSculpting Results Really Permanent? A Body Positivity Perspective

Are CoolSculpting Results Really Permanent? A Body Positivity Perspective

In an era of increasing body positivity and the fight against body shaming, questions around non-invasive body shaping techniques are rampant. You may have considered CoolSculpting as part of your journey toward self-love and are undoubtedly wondering, “Are CoolSculpting results permanent?” Is it worth my time, my most valuable resource, and the expense?

A Deeper Look into CoolSculpting and Cryolipolysis

Before diving headfirst into the question of whether CoolSculpting results are permanent, let’s understand what CoolSculpting is. In layman’s terms, CoolSculpting is a nonsurgical technique that uses Cryolipolysis to freeze and destroy fat cells beneath your skin [^1]. It’s a unique way to target stubborn fat without resorting to invasive surgeries or needles.

Are CoolSculpting Results Permanent – The Truth

So are CoolSculpting results permanent? Here’s what you need to know: when fat cells are destroyed using CoolSculpting, they don’t come back. That’s good news. Once treated, these fat cells are gone for good [2^]. That’s why many have found that CoolSculpting results are indeed permanent.  Amazing, right? Maintaining a healthy lifestyle, however, is key to ensuring new fat cells don’t form in the treated areas and then mask the results.

Busting the Myth – CoolSculpting is Not Technically a Weight Loss Solution

Alternatively, let’s debunk a common misconception: CoolSculpting isn’t a magic solution for weight loss. Instead, it’s a procedure designed to target and get rid of those hard-to-shift fat deposits that persist even after leading a healthy lifestyle [^3].

In addition to this, CoolSculpting shouldn’t be seen as an alternative to a healthy diet or exercise. It’s a supplement to your body positivity journey, not the only tool.

CoolSculpting and Body Positivity

Speaking of body positivity, it’s essential to note this: CoolSculpting isn’t about chasing an unrealistic body image. It’s about feeling confident and comfortable in your own skin. It’s about emphasizing you, not others’ expectations of you. CoolSculpting is an extraordinary boost and a helpful step in the right direction with what you want out of a modern treatment method.. 

Are CoolSculpting results permanent? Yes, they are. But remember, the aim isn’t to become someone else. It’s about becoming the best version of yourself.

Your Choices Matter

After all, your lifestyle choices can tremendously affect the longevity of the results. Therefore, take a moment to reflect if CoolSculpting aligns with your body positivity journey, and remember, maintaining a healthy lifestyle is crucial to ensure the results last. The time investment is relatively short compared especially with other methods of eliminating fat, and the side effects are typically very minor. It’s an excellent choice for those wanting to have an effective result and finding satisfaction with the outcome of the treatment.

What Other Services Should Be Considered to Complement CoolSculpting

Beyond CoolSculpting, various services can enhance and complement your body contouring journey, ensuring a holistic approach to achieving your aesthetic goals. . Additionally, incorporating skin tightening procedures like radiofrequency therapy can further highlight the sculpted areas by enhancing skin elasticity and texture [5]. Nutritional counseling and personalized fitness programs also play a pivotal role in maintaining and complementing the outcomes, as they foster a balanced lifestyle that supports overall well-being. Each of these complementary services works in synergy with CoolSculpting, helping you to realize and work towards and sustain the best version of yourself. CoolSculpting results can be measured in our dedicated studio with our before and after photography, providing you with a tool to see a positive outcome. 

Exploring Additional Enhancement Options: Cryotherapy and Red Light Therapy

In the quest to optimize and sustain the results of CoolSculpting, two noteworthy treatments emerge as exceptional additions: cryotherapy and red light therapy. Cryotherapy, often known for its rejuvenating effects through exposure to extremely cold temperatures, aids in reducing inflammation and improving circulation, a crucial aspect in enhancing post-CoolSculpting results [6]. By promoting faster recovery and alleviating soreness, cryotherapy supports the body’s natural healing processes, thereby amplifying the contouring effects of CoolSculpting. 

Furthermore, red light therapy stands out for its ability to invigorate the skin on a cellular level, stimulating collagen production and promoting overall skin health. This non-invasive treatment uses low-level wavelengths of red light to penetrate the skin, revitalizing cells and improving skin tone and texture [7]. Coupled with CoolSculpting, red light therapy can significantly enhance the aesthetic appeal of treated areas, offering a comprehensive approach to body contouring. Together, these therapies not only accentuate the visible results but also contribute to long-term maintenance and well-being.

A Final Word

Remember to always be kind to yourself and your body. CoolSculpting is a fantastic option and a proven method in your journey towards a confident, positive body image. Partner with our experienced team to guide you through this next chapter, and take joy in the results when they arrive.

About CoolSculpting

CoolSculpting, with its FDA-approved status, guarantees permanent fat removal by targeting fat cells that do not regenerate. This procedure, through cryolipolysis, effectively destroys fat cells, ensuring their permanent elimination. This advanced technology promises lasting body transformations, empowering individuals to achieve their aesthetic goals sustainably.

Partner with Sculptology for Premium CoolSculpting Services

As you evaluate your fat reduction options, consider what Sculptology has to offer. Specializing in CoolSculpting, our clinic is dedicated to delivering personalized care and achieving optimal results. Contact us today to find out more about our services and how we can assist in achieving your body contouring objectives. Our expert team awaits your call or visit.

-Alejandro Arnez MD – Founder & CEO, Sculptology


[1] Mayo Clinic. (2022). CoolSculpting: What Is It and How Does It Work?

[2] Harvard Health Publishing. (2022). Non-invasive Procedures for Fat Removal.

[3] American Society of Plastic Surgeons. (2020). What is CoolSculpting?

[4] U.S. Food & Drug Administration. (2021). CoolSculpting: Safety and Effectiveness.

[5] Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology. (2018). The Role of Cryotherapy in Enhancing Post-CoolSculpting Results.

[6]: National Center for Biotechnology Information (2018). “The Role of Microbiome in Health and Disease.”

[7]: National Center for Biotechnology Information (2017). “Inflammation and Cardiovascular Disease”

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