Meet CoolTone, the latest innovation in body contouring. CoolTone is a noninvasive body contouring treatment that uses Magnetic Muscle Stimulation (MMS) technology to strengthen, tone, and firm the muscles of the abdomen, buttocks, and thighs.
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Dr. Echavez is proud to be one of the first providers to offer CoolTone in San Francisco. This revolutionary technology can build muscle and minimize the appearance of fat in the treatment area. This non-surgical device has 50% more power than leading competitors and can help tone the abdomen, buttocks, thighs and more while being completely non-invasive.
The CoolTone Difference
CoolTone’s powerful MMS technology penetrates below the fat layer to strengthen and tone muscle. The state-of-the-art system features liquid-cooled applicators. And as part of Allergan’s trusted portfolio of products, you will be eligible to earn Brilliant Distinctions® rewards.
Areas of treatment
CoolTone is FDA-cleared to strengthen, tone, and firm three separate areas. Envision a more toned stomach, tighter thighs, and firm buttocks.
The Cooltone™ device has 50% more magnetic intensity than the leading competitor, measured in Tesla at the point of contact. Results are typically seen within 4-8 treatments, depending on desired outcome. Patients can start to see results as soon as three weeks following treatment, with the most dramatic results occurring over a period of two to four months. Cooltone™ is not intended as a weight-reduction program for overweight individuals.
Candidates for the Treatment
The best candidates for the Cooltone™ procedure are people near their ideal body weight who eat well and exercise regularly and have areas like abdomen, buttocks, and thighs that have not responded to a healthy lifestyle and not considering a surgical procedure.
How many sessions do I need?
Dr. Echavez will help tailor an individual treatment plan in order to reach your specific goals. Depending on expectations and existing levels of muscle definition, You may be recommended either 4 to 6 treatment sessions with additional maintenance treatments in the future.
What does it feel like?
Patients describe the beginning of the treatment as warm, intense muscle contractions that dissipates after the first few minutes of treatment.
Are there any side effects?
Typical side effects following the procedure include redness, swelling, tingling, mild muscle pain or cramping. While not everyone experiences these side effects, we can provide you with prescription options to help with discomfort.
When will I see results?
Change may be noticeable as early as three weeks after your treatment, the most dramatic results happening after a three-month period of time.
Can I return to my normal activities after the treatment?
CoolTone™ is a completely non-surgical treatment, so patients typically return to all normal activities immediately.
What happens if I gain weight in the future?
After seeing results, many people obtain a healthier lifestyle. However if you do gain weight, or discontinue your current activity, it can results in muscle decrease.
What’s the difference between Emsculpt and Cooltone?
Emsculpt is electronic muscle stimulation, while Cooltone is electromagnetic muscle stimulation, which bypasses the sensory nerves enabling patients to tolerate the high intensity contractions more comfortably, unlike it’s competitor.
How much does the procedure cost?
A free consultation with Dr. Echavez will help determine the number of treatments needed for desired result. Pricing is per treatment area, and is based on the number of treatments required.
Is the procedure safe?
The Cooltone™ procedure is FDA-cleared for toning, firming, and strengthening the muscles on the buttocks, thighs, and abdomen.
How long does the procedure take?
Varying based on treatment area, Cooltone™ treatments take less than 1 hour per area.
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