January 12th 2021
Kybella™ is ideal for moderate to significant double chins. It an injection made up of deoxycholic acid (a naturally-occurring chemical in your body) that destroys the fat cells of a double chin.
Kybella™ is an injection of a naturally occurring substance in the body called deoxycholic acid. This acid causes a permanent breakdown of fat cells.
Studies have shown significant and permanent reduction in fat deposits under the chin.
Patients that combine treatments see better, faster results than doing one treatment alone. Talk to one of our professional team members today about potential cost savings when you book multiple treatments together!
S. Thetics Med Spa will determine the number of injection needed based on patient's personal body type and size of the area to be treated.
The Kybella™ injection is prepared in a sterile environment.
The affected areas are marked for precise injection purposes.
Kybella™ is injected into the affected area, which destroys fat cells and prevents the area from carrying fat cells in the future.
The patient will receive post-care instructions and set up follow-up appointments/injections, if applicable.
Surgery used to be the only option to remove excess fat beneath the chin. Kybella™, however, offers a much less extreme treatment option. Through a series of small injections, our nurse injectors can contour and fix a double chin (submental fullness).
While the exact number of injections will vary based on your personal body type and size of the area to be treated, the procedure typically takes about 20 minutes. Afterwards, there minor and temporary side effects.
For some individuals, the double chin does not go away regardless of diet and exercise. Once destroyed, these cells can no longer store or accumulate fat, so further treatment is not expected once the desired aesthetic goal is reached.
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