Difference Between CoolSculpting and CoolTone

In light of the huge success of CoolSculpting, Allergan developed its muscle-building counterpart called CoolTone.

The two non-invasive technologies are designed to complement each other and achieve comprehensive body contouring for women and men.

That being said, they are separate treatments with distinct capabilities. Accordingly, many patients in Northern Virginia want to know: What is the difference between CoolSculpting and CoolTone?

Continue reading to find out the answer to this question and learn the unique advantages of each procedure.

What is the Difference Between CoolSculpting and CoolTone?

Like many patients, you may be excited about the introduction of CoolTone, but also wondering: What is the difference between CoolSculpting and CoolTone?

CoolSculpting is designed for non-surgical fat removal, while CoolTone is used to build, firm, and strengthen muscles in the abdomen, buttocks, and thighs.

Seeing as though they have different objectives, it should come as no surprise that CoolSculpting and CoolTone each have a unique mechanism of action. 

CoolSculpting applies controlled cooling to pinchable fat pockets in order to target and destroy subcutaneous fat cells.

CoolTone delivers Magnetic Muscle Stimulation (MMS) in order to engage underlying muscles and initiate a series of extremely powerful contractions that force muscle fibers to remodel.

Can I Get CoolSculpting and CoolTone in the Same Day?

Now that we’ve answered the question – What’s the difference between CoolSculpting and CoolTone? – you may be curious if these two treatments can be combined.

The answer is: Absolutely!

In fact, CoolSculpting and CoolTone are complementary treatments, so undergoing both in the same day will improve clinical outcomes and produce a leaner and more toned physique.

How Many CoolTone Treatments Will I Need?

Each CoolTone treatment takes 30 minutes, and patients will need 4 or more sessions to achieve optimal muscle enhancement.

Learn More About CoolSculpting and CoolTone

If you are a Northern Virginia resident considering CoolSculpting or CoolTone, please call our office today to schedule a comprehensive consultation with one of our highly skilled and talented providers.