Kybella is a medicine that destroys fat cells and is used to improve the appearance and profile in moderate to severe fat below the chin (submental fat).
Treatment is performed in office with topics anesthesia only. The actual treatment takes less than 10 minutes. Over 1-2 months, a noticeable reduction of the fat below the chin is seen. Most patients require at least 2-3 treatments to achieve the desired result.
Initially after treatment, the fullness of the targeted area can increase due to the volume of medication injected. This improves within a few days. In addition, a moderate burning sensation is felt for a few hours after the treatment.