Kybella™

KYBELLA IS AN EXCITING NEW DRUG THAT HELPS TO DISSOLVE FAT BELOW THE JAWLINE IN ORDER TO MINIMIZE THE APPEARANCE OF A DOUBLE CHIN. It is the first and only injectable approved by FDA to reduce submental fullness. Kybella is made of “deoxycholic acid”, a natural substance that helps your body absorb unwanted fat. When injected into the excess tissue of a double chin, Kybella breaks down the fat. As the fat cells are dissolved, they are safely absorbed and reduced from the body. The benefits from Kybella can provide a sculpted, youthful-looking chin for years to come.A cost-effective alternative to liposuction, Kybella can help you achieve similar results without surgery and with little to no downtime. Say goodbye to your double-chin and enjoy a more sculpted, youthful contour in as little as two treatments.

KYBELLA FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

WHAT IS KYBELLA?

Kybella is an innovative injectable, designed to reduce submental fatty tissue, also known as a “double chin.” Kybella contains a patented synthetic form of deoxycholic acid, a naturally occurring molecule that helps metabolize dietary fat. When injected properly into the tissue it destroys the fat cells and eliminates the double chin.

HOW DO KYBELLA INJECTIONS WORK?

Kybella is made from the naturally occurring substance deoxycholic acid, a chemical used by the body to rid unwanted fat. As the deoxycholic acid destroys the fat cells, the unwanted fat can then be safely reduced by the body.

WILL I BE A GOOD CANDIDATE FOR KYBELLA?

Successful candidates will have unwanted fullness of the submental region due to unwanted fat accumulation, commonly known as a “double chin.” Kybella candidates will be in overall good health and have a full understanding of the treatment plan.

HOW MANY KYBELLA TREATMENTS ARE REQUIRED?

Depending on the severity of submental fat, between two and four Kybella treatments may be required for optimal results; administered no less than one month apart. Most patients begin to see results after only two treatments. Unlike injectable cosmetic fillers, the effect is long lasting.

IS KYBELLA SAFE FOR EVERYONE?

The safety and effectiveness of Kybella was established in two clinical trials which enrolled 1,022 adult participants. Treatment with Kybella should only be provided by a licensed health care professional.

ARE THERE ANY RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH KYBELLA?

Kybella has been approved by the FDA to safely reduce excess fat below the chin. While side effects are rare, there is a small chance for excessive bleeding, bruising, temporary numbness, and difficulty swallowing to occur.

To learn if KYBELLA is right for you, please schedule a free consultation by calling us at 516-442-7088.