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Freeze Off Your Muffin Top

Coolsculpting logoWe have all seen it, and many of us have it, the dreaded muffin top. Muffin tops are extra fat deposits that build on the lower back and sides that are often resistant to diet and exercise. Unattractive and frustrating, many patients look to surgical options for eliminating unwanted back fat that hangs over their otherwise well-fit pants and many more patients wish there was a way to shrink their muffin tops without having to go under the knife. Coolsculpting offers a highly successful and non-invasive alternative to traditional liposuction. coolsculpting

What is CoolSculpting?

CoolSculpting is a non- invasive, treatment options for eliminating fat cells. CoolSculpting helps recontour your body by freezing fat cells. The body naturally disposes of the fat cells over about a month leaving you looking toned and refined.

How long do Coolsculpting treatments take?

Each CoolSculpting treatment lasts for about 35-60 minutes. That means in the time you could run a few miles at the gym, you could literally freeze away unwanted stubborn fat.

How long after treatment does it take to see results?

In about one month post-treatment you will see optimal results. The body takes time to eliminate dead fat cells. Dr. Chappell will help patients determine how many treatments are necessary for optimal results.

Is CoolSculpting FDA cleared?

Yes. Cool Sculpting is FDA-cleared for eliminating fat cells using no knives, no suction houses and no needles.

Does CoolSculpting damage healthy skin tissue?

No! The great thing about CoolSculpting when comparing the procedure to other laser or sonic wave treatments is that CoolSculpting does not shatter or damage any non-fat cells. The innovative procedure simply targets fat cells, literally freezing them out of existence.


Dr. Chappell is a board certified plastic surgeon with over 20 years of experience contouring bodies. Dr. Chappell’s extensive training and experience provide patients with natural and precise results. Named “Top Doc” in Plastic Surgery by What’s Up? Annapolis Magazine, Dr. Chappell has become a leader in body contouring, breast augmentation and reconstructive surgeries in the Annapolis region. To learn more about body contouring procedures and how they can benefit you, contact our Annapolis, MD cosmetic surgical center or request an appointment online.