KYBELLA ® TREATMENT
Kybella is a simple, non-invasive injection treatment designed to tighten and accentuate the natural contour of the neck and under-chin area of the face.
Why Kybella Treatment?
Kybella (deoxycholic acid) treatments. Kybella is an innovative, non-invasive, FDA-approved injectable treatment which improves the appearance of fat beneath the chin without surgery. “Submental fullness” due to fat beneath the chin can be caused by genetics, weight gain or aging. Diet and exercise may not reduce this fullness. Kybella injected into the fat beneath the chin, destroys your fat cells. Once destroyed, these affected cells cannot store or accumulate fat any longer.
Deoxycholic acid is a naturally occurring molecule in our bodies that aids in the breakdown and absorption of dietary fat. Deoxycholic acid is the active ingredient in Kybella. Once the fat is destroyed, it is processed through our body’s natural
Candidates for Kybella
* You don’t want to have surgery
* You’re unhappy, self-conscious, or embarrassed by fat under the chin
* You feel the condition makes you look older or heavier than you actually are
During your initial consultation, Dr. Nadelson will assess the area and determine if you are a good candidate and determine how many treatments you would require. The entire in-office treatment takes less than 15 minutes. There is unfortunately some discomfort during the treatment but it is tolerable. After treatment, you may experience some swelling, bruising, redness, and discomfort for 2- 3 days. Over the counter medications will be recommended and ice will help. You may resume activities as tolerated. You may notice results as soon as 6 weeks after the procedure, and the area will continue to improve for 2-3 months. Follow up is recommended at 2-3 months.
In your consultation with Dr. Nadelson, he will provide you with a price estimate that is based on factors specific to you as a patient. To schedule a consultation with Dr. Nadelson, Contact his office at (212)500-2163.