Make that double chin fade away with Kybella! Now there is a non-surgical option for improving fullness under the chin area. This is the first and only FDA-approved injectable solution that contours the chin revealing a more refined profile. Kybella is like liposuction but much easier!
Submental fullness is a very common concern for both men and women. This fullness tends to create a heavier, older look to the chin area resulting in an undesirable profile. Kybella provides an excellent non-invasive alternative to surgical treatment and can be done in just a few minutes. The results are noticeable within 4 to 6 weeks and are long lasting! Typically 2 to 4 treatments are required to obtain the desired results, with treatments being done about every 4 to 6 weeks.
At Essex Medspa, we strive to provide you with the latest in services and guide you in finding the treatment that will best fit your needs. If you are interested in learning more about Kybella, please schedule a consult with Dr. Sohayda. During your consultation, Dr. Sohayda will assess your profile and determine if Kybella is right for you.
What is Kybella?
Kybella is an injectable treatment designed to remove fatty deposits under the chin.
Who is a good candidate for Kybella treatments?
Anyone who has submental fullness, frequently referred to as a double chin. If you are taking any blood thinners, you should tell your provider prior to treatment.
What is the procedure like?
Kybella is administered by doing multiple small injections under the chin. Treatment takes about 30 minutes. A total of 2 to 4 treatments are recommended with about 4 to 6 weeks in between treatments.
Are there any side effects?
You will experience fullness for the first 5 days in the area treated. This will gradually resolve. You may experience nodularity and numbness for several weeks after treatment.
Is there any downtime?
You should avoid strenuous exercise for 72 hours after treatment. It is best to refrain from taking all anti-inflammatories, Omega-3s and green tea for 48 hours to minimize any bruising.
When will I see results?
You will notice results within 2 to 3 weeks. The final result is usually seen around 4 to 6 weeks.