Supermodel Linda Evangelista sues CoolSculpting owner, alleges fat-freezing procedure disfigured her

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Supermodel Linda Evangelista filed a lawsuit alleging that a fat-freezing procedure left her permanently disfigured and ruined her career.
"Today I took a big step towards righting a wrong that I have suffered and have kept to myself for over five years. To my followers who have wondered why I have not been working while my peers' career have been thriving, the reason is that I was brutally disfigured by Zeltiq's CoolSculpting procedure which did the opposite of what it promised," she wrote in an Instagram post Wednesday.

The lawsuit said Evangelista underwent seven treatments with Zeltiq's CoolSculpting between August 2015 and February 2016. The company, which is named as a defendant in the suit, advertised the procedure as a "no surgery, no anesthesia, no downtime alternative to liposuction…
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