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This is a non-surgical treatment for the submental fat, or fat underneath the chin. It is administered in a series of
injections. It uses deoxycholic acid to target and kill the fat cells. After the fat cells are destroyed,
the body will naturally eliminate them.
The treatment is customized to the individual patient’s needs. The injections are placed in specific
submental areas, for each patient.
This is an in-office procedure. You will have a local anesthetic to minimize discomfort. You may have mild swelling following
the procedure. Bruising is possible but temporary and can be easily covered with makeup.
To get the desired results, Kybella is typically administered in a series of treatments. This will produce the most
dramatic and natural results. The reduction of fat is gradual and you will see improvement over a period of weeks and months.
Possible side effects include injection site discomfort, redness, bruising, bleeding, itching and swelling. Rare side effects are
numbness, nerve damage, nerve damage, dysphagia (difficulty or discomfort swallowing) or induration (hardening/firmness).
Typically, No. Clinical studies have demonstrated to the FDA, as fat reduction occurs in the chin and neck area,
the skin will retract or tighten to provide a more defined chin and jawline.
Dr. Futrell, Dr. Glorioso and Dr. Baker treat all of their Kybella patients. Only a Board Certified Dermatologist or a
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon should inject Kybella. They are the only specialists who have been certified and trained
by Kythera/Allergan to perform injections. Our physicians are Board Certified Dermatologists and have extensive training in
If you are interested in Kybella please feel free to schedule your Free Consultation at one of our two convenient locations
in Shreveport and Bossier City.