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Kybella: Discover a Slimmer, More Defined You.

Understanding Kybella: Revolutionizing Cosmetic Treatments

The pursuit of a refined appearance often leads individuals to explore various cosmetic treatments. Among the innovative solutions reshaping the aesthetic landscape, Kybella stands out as a game-changer. This advanced procedure offers a non-surgical means of combating submental fullness, commonly known as a "double chin." At the heart of its effectiveness lies a meticulous process that harnesses modern medical science to redefine facial contours without invasive measures.

What is Kybella?

Kybella represents a groundbreaking injectable treatment meticulously crafted to address the persistent issue of submental fullness. Its formulation incorporates synthetic deoxycholic acid, a substance that occurs naturally in the body, aiding in the breakdown and absorption of dietary fat.

The Science Behind Kybella

The innovative prowess of Kybella hinges on its unique composition. Deoxycholic acid serves as the primary agent, targeting fat cells in the submental region upon injection. By disrupting the cell membrane, it initiates a process of controlled destruction, leading to the gradual elimination of fat cells.

Benefits of Kybella Treatment

The allure of Kybella extends beyond its remarkable efficacy in reducing submental fullness. Patients opting for this procedure appreciate its non-invasive nature, avoiding the downtime associated with surgical interventions. Additionally, the gradual nature of fat cell elimination allows for a natural-looking transformation, fostering a more defined jawline over time.

Why You Need It:

  • Kybella is an injectable that improves the appearance of double chins and jowls by destroying fat cells. Kybella is a man-made form of deoxycholic acid, a naturally occurring material that helps the body absorb fat. Kybella destroys the membranes of the cells that store fat.  Once these cells are destroyed, they can no longer store fat. The body’s natural healing and elimination processes take over, and in about four to six weeks, your fat deposits are dramatically reduced or eliminated. 

What to Expect:

  • Injections may feel like a light pinching sensation or pressure. Most patients report a 3 out of 10 level of discomfort.
  • Expect intense swelling for 1-2 weeks. 
  • Bruising can occur.
  • Appointment Length:

    • 30 minutes.
  • Frequency of Treatment:

    Once achieved, results are permanent.

  • Downtime:

    • Expect about 1-2 weeks of social downtime with kybella. 
    • You will likely experience redness, tenderness, bruising, and intense swelling. The treatment area feels warm to the touch for a few days. 

Post Care:

  • You may take Acetaminophen/Tylenol if you experience any mild tenderness/discomfort.
  • You may apply ice wrapped in a cloth to help reduce swelling.
  • Anytime a needle is introduced to the skin, there is a possibility of bruising. You may apply Arnica topically or take Arnica tablets orally to help decrease the amount of bruising.
  • Avoid aerobic and strenuous exercise for the rest of the day to minimize bruising.
  • Do not wear makeup the rest of the day.
  • Avoid touching treated areas for the rest of the day.
  • Wash the area with a gentle cleanser before bed. Use a fresh pillowcase.


  • $2,599 for two treatments (ideally spaced about 8 weeks apart).