Plastic Surgery : Dr. Helena Guarda



KYBELLA® is administered as a series of injections to the treatment area under the chin, destroying fat cells and producing gradual results. Everyone’s chin profile is different, so your physician will tailor* treatment to you. The number of treatment sessions will vary based on the amount of fat under the chin and your treatment goals.

First-of-its-kind nonsurgical treatment for moderate to severe fullness under the chin

Permanently destroys
fat cells in the treatment area

A series of tailored treatments*
*Multiple injections under the chin per treatment; up to 6 treatments spaced at least 1 month apart. 59% of patients received 6 KYBELLA® treatments in clinical studies.


The area under and around your chin will be examined

to determine if KYBELLA® is right for you. Your specialist may ask some questions about your medical history

You’ll discuss your aesthetic goals

with your specialist and receive a tailored treatment plan. Expect between 2 and 6 treatment sessions, spaced at least 1 month apart*

The most common side effects include swelling, pain, numbness, redness, and areas of hardness in the treatment area.

At each session, you’ll receive multiple small injections under your chin. Return for all subsequent treatments to help achieve your goals

Reduce moderate to severe fullness under your chin and reveal an improved chin profile.

Approved Use

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 the treatment of fat outside of the submental area or in children under 18 years of age.

Important Safety Information Who should not receive KYBELLA®?

Do not receive KYBELLA® if you have an infection in the treatment area.

Please see additional Important Safety Information throughout this document.
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Before receiving KYBELLA®, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you have had or plan to have surgery on your face, neck, or chin; have had cosmetic treatments on your face, neck, or chin; have had or have medical conditions in or near the neck area; have had or have 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).

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).