What is Kybella
Kybella is a prescription medicine and is FDA approved to be used in adults to improve the appearance and profile of moderate to severe fat below the chin, also called “double chin.” Most patients experience results in 2-4 treatments and the results are long-term.* Kybella causes the destruction of fat cells. Once destroyed, those cells cannot store or accumulate fat. After the result is achieved, retreatment with Kybella in not expected.
Kybella is an FDA approved non-surgical treatment for reducing moderate to severe submental fullness or “double chin”.
Side effects of Kybella may include: bruising, swelling, numbness, induration, marginal mandibular nerve injury, dysphagia (difficulty swallowing), bleeding, tenderness or discomfort, tissue necrosis, hyperpigmentation, redness, or alopecia at the site of injection.
Alopecia: Kybella injection could cause small patches of alopecia in the treatment area.