If you have had previous surgery or cosmetic treatments on your face, neck, or chin Have had or have medical conditions in or near the neck area Any issues with swallowing If you have bleeding problems or take blood-thinning medications If you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding [...]
The most common side effect of Kybella is swelling. Brushing and numbness after your treatment are also possible. Some people experience hair loss in the area. There are some rare, more serious side effects which include: Nerve injury in the jaw (which can cause an uneven smile or facial muscle weakness) [...]
The number of Kybella sessions you need depends on the severity of the fullness under your chin. Most people require 3-6 treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart. Each session typically requires 2-6 vials of Kybella (average of 3-4 vials).
Kybella will help to decrease the amount of fatty tissue under the chin. People with a moderate to severe amount of fullness under their chin are a good candidate for Kybella. Kybella is not intended for use in areas other than the submental area (under the chin). It does not tighten [...]
Treatment with Kybella starts with a consultation to assess if you are a good candidate. During your treatment, the doctor will apply a topical numbing cream to decrease any pain. Next, the doctor will map out the treatment area and administer Kybella via small injections.