Introducing Kybella, the FDA-approved injectable treatment for reducing submental fat, also known as a double chin. Optimal Hormone Health and Aesthetics offers this non-surgical procedure to help individuals achieve a more defined jawline and neck. We help you eliminate stubborn chin fat and achieve more chiseled facial contours with Kybella.
The Injectable Solution to Submental Fullness
Kybella is a revolutionary injectable solution designed to target and reduce submental fullness, commonly called a double chin. This injectable is made of a synthetic form of deoxycholic acid, a naturally occurring molecule in the body that helps break down fat. When injected into the submental area, Kybella destroys fat cells, resulting in a more defined jawline and neck. With minimal downtime and visible results after just a few treatments, Kybella is an effective option for those seeking a more contoured facial profile.
- Submental fullness or a double chin
- Excess fat in the neck area
- Lack of definition in the jawline
- Uneven distribution of fat under the chin
- Residual fat pockets after weight loss
How Kybella Works
Kybella works by utilizing deoxycholic acid, a naturally occurring molecule in the body that helps break down and absorb dietary fat. When Kybella is injected into the submental area, it causes the destruction of targeted fat cells by disrupting their cell membranes. Once destroyed, these fat cells are eliminated through the body’s natural metabolic processes, resulting in a more contoured and defined facial profile. Because Kybella is a minimally invasive treatment, patients can expect little to no downtime.
The Non-Surgical Alternative To Liposuction
Until recently, individuals struggling to eliminate a double chin only had one viable option — liposuction. That’s no longer the case. Kybella is a non-surgical alternative to liposuction that targets unwanted fat in the submental area. Unlike liposuction, which requires invasive surgery and general anesthesia, Kybella uses injections to destroy targeted fat cells. With Kybella, you can achieve a more defined jawline without surgery, anesthesia, or downtime.
Benefits of Kybella:
- Minimally invasive treatment without surgery
- No downtime, allowing for a quick return to normal activities
- Customizable treatment plans based on individual needs
- Effective and long-lasting results after just a few treatments
- Treatment of small or large areas of submental fat
- Safe and FDA-approved treatment with minimal risk of side effects
- Improved facial profile and overall appearance
Your Kybella Experience
During your Kybella session, a trained healthcare professional will administer a series of injections into the targeted submental area using a fine needle. The number of injections required will depend on the size and shape of the treatment area and the desired results. The session typically takes 20 to 30 minutes to complete.
After the session, it is common to experience some side effects, such as redness, swelling, bruising, and mild discomfort. These side effects are usually temporary and subside within a few days to a week. The recovery process is relatively quick, and most patients can return to normal activities immediately after the procedure.
The results from Kybella appear gradually over several weeks to months, as the body naturally eliminates the destroyed fat cells. Depending on your goals and the extent of submental fullness, multiple sessions may be necessary to achieve optimal results. The results of Kybella are long-lasting, as the destroyed fat cells are eliminated permanently.
The Importance Of Maintaining A Healthy Lifestyle
Kybella permanently destroys targeted fat cells by disrupting their cell membranes, making it impossible for them to store fat again. As a result, the results of Kybella are considered permanent. However, it is essential to maintain a healthy lifestyle to prevent the existing fat cells in the treated area from expanding. A balanced diet and regular exercise can help maintain the results of Kybella and improve overall health and well-being.
Schedule An Appointment
Optimal Hormone Health and Aesthetics is a trusted medical spa and wellness center specializing in hormone optimization, weight loss, facial aesthetic services, and sexual wellness treatments for both men and women. If you are interested in Kybella or other services, please schedule an appointment with our experienced healthcare professionals. During your consultation, we will discuss your specific needs and goals and develop a personalized treatment plan to help you achieve desired results.