KYBELLA™ FAQ

What are the side effects of KYBELLA™?

These are minimal, self-limited and resolve by themselves. You may get some bruising, tenderness or itching. Sometimes numbness follows the procedure but it is short lived and goes away.

Although not an approved indication, KYBELLA™ has been shown to improve the jawline when performed to get rid of a double chin.*

HOW LONG IS THE KYBELLA™ TREATMENT?

The nonsurgical in-office treatment can take anywhere between 15 to 20 minutes.  You can be treated and go on with your day immediately.

HOW MANY TREATMENTS WILL I NEED?

Many patients that use KYBELLA™ show visible contouring within 2 to 4 treatments.  Some patients will require up to 6 treatments to fully get rid of their double chin.*

WHAT IS SUBMENTAL FULLNESS?

Submental fullness is commonly referred to as double chin or turkey neck.

What causes submental fullness?

There are a few causes for submental fullness, they include:

  • Aging
  • Genetics
  • Weight Gain

The area under your chin is very stubborn. Fat may develop even if you are in relatively good shape and have a clean diet.