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Cryo Body Sculpting Santa Monica, CA
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Cryo Body SculptingSanta Monica

Freeze away unwanted fat from stubborn areas!

Body Sculpting is a non-surgical procedure, which utilizes the latest in cryo technology to smooth, firm and shape your body.

With more and more patients looking for non-surgical or less invasive treatments that target the body’s fat and improve your body’s contours, Modern Aesthetica is proud to offer Cryo body sculpting, which is a non-surgical alternative to abdominoplasty that does not involve excision or breaching of the skin, resulting in fast recovery time.

Cryo body sculpting, or controlled cold lipolysis, refers to an innovative body contouring treatment that uses localized cooling to breakdown adipocytes and effectively reduce subcutaneous fat.

Cryo Body Sculpting Before & After Photo

How It Works

During the treatment, our physicians will use specialized equipment to cool down targeted fat deposits to 7 – 10°C. This will result in the formation of “lipid ice”, which is the equivalent of water forming ice at 0°C, effectively destroying fat cells with minimal effect on surrounding tissues.

Cryolipolysis uses vacuum-pressure devices that draw adipose tissue and skin – in the target area – into a special applicator cup that features thermistors to ensure that the temperature drop in the fat layer drops below 10°C so it freezes. To achieve this temperature, the skin may need to be cooled to -5°C.

The targeted cold treatment essentially removes energy and causes the apoptosis (natural, controlled cell death) of fat cells, which leads to the release of inflammatory mediators (such as cytokines) that gradually digest targeted fat cells over the following weeks and months, ultimately destroying them and reducing the thickness of the of the fat layer.

The natural and complete breakdown and removal of fat cells via the lymphatic system takes between 8 and 12 weeks.

Santa Monica Cryo Body Sculpting

  1. Step 1:
    Cryolipolysis starts when your physician places the applicator on the treatment area and cooling commences.
  2. Step 2:
    Fat cells in the target area react immediately to the cooling for a specific duration.
  3. Step 3:
    After treatment, the fat cells are processed and eliminated naturally by your body via the lymphatic system
  4. Step 4:
    You will experience numbness for several days. You achieve the desired final result in 8 to 12 weeks.

Problem areas addressed by body sculpting:

  • Abdomen
  • Lower back
  • Hips
  • Thighs
  • Buttocks
  • Upper arms

How Safe is Cryo Body Sculpting?

The cooling effect is controlled for a period of about 60 minutes, so there’s no risk of frostbite or cold injury to surrounding tissues. Moreover, a special fleece is placed on the treatment area to prevent skin damage during treatment.

Cryo contouring has revolutionized the way surgeons tackle body contouring. For most people, one treatment is enough to deliver permanent body contouring, but you need to maintain steady body weight for long-lasting results. Please visit Modern Aesthetic to learn more about this treatment, and whether you’re a good candidate.

Cryo Body Sculpting in Santa Monica

Cryo body sculpting can be purchased individually to treat problem areas and is also included in many of our monthly membership packages. Let Dr. Moghadam customize a treatment plan to help you achieve your desired results.

Contact Modern Aesthetica today to schedule a consultation with Dr. Daniel Moghadam.


Dr. Daniel Moghadam of Modern Aesthetica offers non-surgical body sculpting & unwanted fat removal to residents in Santa Monica, CA & surrounding areas including Brentwood, Pacific Palisades, & Los Angeles.

Our Patient Reviews

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4.8 / 5.0

Based on 15 reviews

Nusha B.

Dr. Danny keeps it real! With gratitude, I have decided to write this review. I got a few subtle services done with him and I have been really happy about it. I proudly say that I trust his insight and knowledge. He truly is a talented physician and works from his heart. I am fortunate to have found this place. Thank you Modern Aesthetica!

Audra L.

I was referred to Dr. Dan via a couple clients/friends. I went in there not really knowing what to expect...but I needed help filling in some lines without actual filler. He's honest and even told me I DIDN'T need things I though I might. When I say instant results...I mean it. Shocking! He's professional, courteous and straight to the point. It's been 3 days and I can't stop staring at my face...very well knowing the results I already see will be even better in 2 weeks. Amazing. Referring everyone I know!

Diana H.

Dr. Daniel is the best. His office is clean and the receptionist made me feel super welcome and comfortable. Will definitely be returning!!!

Maurice E. A.

Top notch facility. Top notch doctor. Very happy to have found this place! Thanks Dr M!

Michael D.

Dr. Daniel has helped me with my fitness journey so much! He is a truly caring physician and was available for me every step of the way. A lot of weight loss and fitness doctors use the same template, but I KNOW he treats every patient specifically, and adjusts the regimen to tailor it to my needs.

David P.

I went to go see Dr. Danny recently and he treated with kit gloves. I couldn't be happier. He's a phenomenal doctor and what a beautiful facility.

Kayvan M.

I was referred to Dr. Danny by a friend who got great results with his fitness regimen. I had hit a plateau in terms of my results so that’s why I first went to Modern. I didn’t know what to expect but I was amazed at everything Dr. Danny shared with me. He gave me some great advice on a medicine based fitness regiment and customized something just for me. Loving the results. Thank you!

Stacey R.

I had a Vampire Facial here and the results were amazing. Dr. Danny made sure I looked great for my best friend's party 1 week after. Finding a great doctor in Los Angeles can be tough but I think I found a solid one here! If you want to look your VERY best, I highly recommend Dr. Danny and the entire staff at Modern Aesthetica!