Kybella Review: Double Chin Treatment & Procedure
- 6.8/10 Overall
Peer Reviewed Literature
Consistency of Results
Things You should know:
Most Common Use Cases:
"Need several procedures for maximum benefit spaced about six weeks apart. Expect modest discomfort at the time of the procedure and significant swelling for about one week after and mild swelling for up to four weeks after. " - George J. Hruza, MD
"To achieve the best results with the least downtime you must see an experienced physician with knowledge on how to use the product off label." - Anonymous
Additional Information (provided by Allergan)Procedure Description:
Kybella is an FDA-approved injectable treatment that destroys fat cells under the chin to improve a patient’s profile.
Typical Clinical Applications:
For the ideal patient with stubborn chin fat it is a great option, especially for those who do not want lipo.
Best Patient Candidates:
Patients bothered by fullness under their chin and who wish to avoid surgery. The ideal patient eats well and exercises, but submental fullness does not go away.
U.S. Kybella Procedure Cost & Price Range:
Pricing varies depending upon the area treated and the patient's desired profile.
Average Number of Treatments Needed:
Patients may receive up to six treatment sessions, spaced at least one month apart. Many patients experience visible results in two to four Kybella treatments. 59% of patients received six treatments in clinical studies.