What is KYBELLA®?
KYBELLA® is a prescription medicine used in adults to improve the appearance and profile of moderate to severe fat below the chin (submental fat), also called “double chin.” It is not known if KYBELLA® is safe and effective for use outside of the submental area.
Tried Every Gym Class and The ‘Double Chin’ Still Won’t Go Away?
Submental fullness due to fat beneath the chin can be caused by genetics, weight gain and aging.
According to a 2015 survey by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), 67% of people are bothered by the excess fat beneath their chin.
Sometimes, even with diet or exercise, unwanted fullness beneath your chin may not go away.
DOUBLE CHIN SOLUTIONS
- Wear a scarf
- Style yourself with a large necklace
- Use makeup to contour the chin and neck area
- Ask your phisician about KYBELLA
Who should not receive KYBELLA®?
You should not receive KYBELLA® if you have an infection in the treatment area.
Before receiving KYBELLA®, inform your healthcare provider of all your medical conditions, including if you currently or have had in the past: have surgery on your face, neck, or chin; cosmetic treatments on your face, neck, or chin; medical conditions in or near the neck area; trouble swallowing; have bleeding problems; are pregnant or plan to become pregnant (it is not known if KYBELLA® will harm your unborn baby); are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed (it is not known if KYBELLA® passes into your breast milk; talk to your healthcare provider about the best way to feed your baby if you receive KYBELLA®).
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Especially tell your healthcare provider if you take a medicine that prevents the clotting of your blood (antiplatelet or anticoagulant medicine).
What are the possible side effects of KYBELLA®?
KYBELLA® can cause serious side effects, including trouble swallowing and nerve injury in the jaw that can cause an uneven smile or facial muscle weakness.
The most common side effects of KYBELLA® include: swelling, bruising, pain, numbness, redness, and areas of hardness in the treatment area.
These are not all of the possible side effects of KYBELLA®. Call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects.
If you’d like to learn more about KYBELLA® injections, please call Bella Rosa today at 713-383-ROSA (7672) or email us via our contact page.