Stomach

Is extra fat in your midsection making you feel self-conscious? If so, you’re not alone. As we age, losing fat in our belly area can grow increasingly difficult due to hormonal changes, whether you’re a woman or a man. Stubborn pockets of fat on the upper and lower abdominal area can also be very resistant to the effects of diet and exercise. If the appearance of your abdominal area makes you dread swimsuit season each year, Skin Artisans can help! We proudly offer FDA-approved CoolSculpting®, the world’s #1 non-surgical fat reduction treatment!

CoolSculpting® is a fast, safe, and effective treatment to reduce fat and add contour to your abdominal area. It is most effective on individuals who are at or near their ideal body weight and who are currently practicing a healthy lifestyle. Although CoolSculpting® is NOT a weight loss treatment, it can help reshape your body and accentuate the curves and contours of your body.

Besides the abdominal and stomach region, CoolSculpting® is also FDA-approved to treat these other areas of the body:

  • Under the chin / along the jawline
  • Backs of upper arms
  • Flanks
  • Love handles / muffin top
  • Bra fat / back fat
  • Inner & outer thighs
  • Above the knees
  • Underneath the buttocks “Banana Roll”

How does it work? CoolSculpting® uses the science of cryolipolysis, or “fat-freezing,” to permanently destroy up to 25% of treated fat cells in a single treatment. An applicator is used to draw in the skin of the abdominal area against chilling plates. Fat is then cooled to a therapeutic temperature that has been shown to kill fat cells. After treatment, your lymphatic system will gradually clear away dead cells. You’ll begin to see your stomach area shrink about one month after treatment with continued improvements up to 3 months after!

The CoolSculpting® providers at Skin Artisans are considered Master Providers. Each has over a decade of experience in providing this innovative body contouring treatment. At your initial consultation, she will map out a plan to effectively address your abdominals with a proposed number of treatment cycles and intervals between treatments. To see a true transformation, she may also recommend treating areas near the abdominals, like the flanks, to see even greater results. With each month that passes after your treatment, you’ll notice your clothes begin to fit better and you’ll FEEL better. Bring on swimsuit season! CoolSculpting® doesn’t just contour your body, it reshapes your confidence!

*Please note – CoolSculpting® is not effective, nor recommended for the treatment of visceral fat that resides around the organs in our midsection. It is also not a tightening device. If loose, overhanging skin is present in the abdominal area, your provider may recommend that you schedule a consultation with Edina Plastic Surgery to discuss tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty surgery.

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