Kybella - Patients ask Dr. Ringpfeil answers
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After the long wait and anticipation Kybella has finally received FDA approval and is available to you at our office.
People who suffer from double chin no longer need to go through invasive surgery or liposuction to improve their looks.
Kybella provides permanent reduction of fat in the submental area. The appropriate candidate will lose his/her double chin and will be left with a youthful profile.
During the treatment, one of our dermatologists injects a fat cell dissolving solution after local anesthesia. The dissolved fat is absorbed by our body. Most people will require 2-4 treatments, four to six weeks apart, for desired results.
Common temporary side effects: Local swelling, bruising, discomfort, numbness, redness and firmness
Lasting results:The treated fat cells are permanently destroyed
Number of treatments: 2-4 on average
Cost: $1200 per treatment