Does coolsculpting have any side effects?
Coolsculpting is the safest FDA cleared Cryolipolysis treatment. Although it might cause some side effects.
Common side effects of coolsculpting:
- pinching and tingling sensation during the treatment
- temporary numbness or redness
- mild pain
- feeling cold
Uncommon side effects of coolsculpting:
- skin sensitivity
- minor swelling
- diarrhoea as dead fat cells are removed from the body
Rare side effects of coolsculpting:
- paradoxical adipose hyperplasia
This side effect occurs mostly in men with an incidence of 0.0051%.
This means the fat cells in the treatment side grow and stuck together rather than getting smaller. This is a cosmetic rather than a physically dangerous side effect.
If this side effect occurs, our clinic will offer you a free liposuction treatment to get rid of the side effect and the excess fat.