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Three Signs CoolSculpting® Elite is Right for You

By: Dr. James D. Fontaine


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Are you bothered by the presence of stubborn fat that you just can't seem to shake off? CoolSculpting Elite is an innovative approach to body sculpting, offering a nonsurgical solution to get rid of those fatty deposits with little to no downtime. At Fontaine MD Aesthetics and Anti-Aging Medicine in San Diego, CA, Dr. James D. Fontaine brings this innovative treatment to patients looking to refine their body contours. If you're wondering whether CoolSculpting Elite is the right choice for you, here are some points to consider.

What is CoolSculpting Elite?

CoolSculpting Elite is a cutting-edge fat-freezing procedure designed to reduce unwanted fat in specific areas of the body. This treatment works by targeting and freezing fat cells, which are then naturally removed by the body over time. It's a noninvasive alternative to traditional body sculpting methods, making it a popular choice for those looking to contour their bodies without surgery.

Is CoolSculpting Elite right for me?

  • You have stubborn fat you can't seem to get rid of: If you've tried dieting and exercising but still have pockets of fat that refuse to disappear, CoolSculpting Elite might be the solution. This treatment is particularly effective for those who struggle with areas like love handles, belly fat, or thigh fat. The precision of fat freezing allows for targeted treatment, making it easier to achieve a more sculpted look.
  • You're close to your ideal weight: CoolSculpting Elite is best suited for individuals who are near their ideal weight but have specific areas of stubborn fat. It's not a weight loss solution but rather a body contouring treatment that enhances the shape of your body. If you're looking to fine-tune your physique and address those last few trouble spots, this procedure can help you achieve your goals.
  • You're interested in body sculpting without surgery: One of the biggest advantages of CoolSculpting Elite is that it offers body sculpting without the need for surgery. There are no incisions, no anesthesia, and no downtime required. This makes it an appealing option for those who want to avoid the risks and recovery time associated with surgical procedures. You can resume your normal activities almost immediately after treatment.

Which areas can you target with fat freezing?

CoolSculpting Elite is a versatile treatment that can target a variety of areas where stubborn fat tends to accumulate. Some of the more common treatment areas include:

  • The abdomen: Send those love handles packing and feel more confident and comfortable the next time you step out.
  • The buttocks: Many men and women struggle with "banana rolls," or rolls of fat that rest just underneath the butt. CoolSculpting Elite allows us to get into those areas to spot-reduce troublesome fat.
  • The chest: If your bra straps are putting a squeeze on your chest and allowing fat to bulge out, CoolSculpting Elite can help.

While diet and exercise are both important ways to keep in shape, they don't allow you to target specific areas for fat reduction. CoolSculpting Elite offers a solution so you can finally attain your desired shape.

Is CoolSculpting permanent?

CoolSculpting Elite's fat-freezing process destroys fat cells in the target area, meaning they will not return. However, maintaining a stable weight is essential to prevent the remaining fat cells from expanding. A healthy lifestyle with regular exercise and a balanced diet will help preserve your results. This ensures that you continue to enjoy the benefits of your body sculpting treatment for years to come.

Explore the future of body contouring in San Diego, CA

At Fontaine MD Aesthetics and Anti-Aging Medicine, Dr. James D. Fontaine offers the latest in body contouring technology with CoolSculpting Elite. This noninvasive fat-freezing treatment can help you achieve the sculpted body you've always desired. If you're exploring your options for nonsurgical body contouring in San Diego, CA, we invite you to contact our office and learn if CoolSculpting Elite is the perfect fit for you.

* All information subject to change. Images may contain models. Individual results are not guaranteed and may vary.