Bothered by the fullness beneath your chin?
Kybella is the first and only FDA-approved injectable treatment that physically destroys fat under the chin. This is problem area that concerns both men and women alike. Even with exercise and diet this unwanted fullness under the chin does not go away, sometimes making a person appear older. Kybella® reduces the fat without surgery and downtown is minimal.
What is Kybella®?
Kybella, deoxycholic acid, is a naturally occuring molecule that helps the body breakdown and absorb dietary fat, which results in a slimmer profile and more youthful-look.
How does Kybella® work?
Kybella® is injected into the fat and destroys the fat cells. Once destroyed, those cells cannot store or accumulate fat.
How many treatments are necessary?
Typically 2-4 treatment sessions are needed, depending on the amount of fullness in the area. Treatments are performed approximately 6 weeks apart.
What are the most common side effects of Kybella®?
Most common side effects are significant swelling the first 3 days and then mild - moderate swelling. Other anticipated side effects are bruising, pain, numbness, redness, and areas of hardness in the treament area.
What are the possible side effects of Kybella®?
Other possible side effects include nerve injury in the jaw (which can cause an uneven smile or facial muscle weakness), or trouble swallowing.
How soon will I see results?
You will start to notice visible results as soon as 6-8 weeks.