Updated: Jun 30, 2022
What is Aesthetica Rejuvenation Clinic?
We are a specialty rejuvenation clinic located in West Loop, Chicago focused on helping you achieve the best version of yourself. Using state-of-art technology, our highly trained staff and board-certified physicians will customize a treatment plan tailored to your goals.
Aesthetica Chicago was formed by Adam Elshafei, MD and Anthony Del Priore, MD, board-certified physicians with years of experience in the medical field and passion for enhancing the lives of their patients.
What is Kybella? Is Kybella Safe?
Kybella is the first and only injectable treatment to treat double chins. Kybella’s active ingredient is a synthetic deoxycholic acid, which is a naturally occurring molecule in the body that aids in the breakdown and absorption of dietary fat. When injected in the chin, Kybella destroys those fat cells. Kybella is extremely safe when administered under a professional injector.
Patient after 3 treatments:
How do I Know if I Am a Contender for Kybella
If you're bothered by the fat, submental fullness, under your chin
If you feel as if that condition makes you look older or heavier than you think you are
If you don't want to have facial surgery
If you exercise and the submental fullness doesn't go away
If you have any of those concerns or any questions regarding Kybella, book a free consultation with us!
Are There Side Effects to Kybella?
The most common side effects to Kybella are swelling, pain, numbness, redness, and areas of hardness in the treatment. However, those side effects are temporary. In the case of worsening side effects, please consult your injector and healthcare professional.
How Many Kybella Sessions Should I Get?
Ultimately, it depends on how your chin is, and the results that you want. Most Kybella recipients typically get around 6 treatments. Each treatment should be at least one month a part. The recommended maximum amount of treatments is 6 treatments. After treatments end, the results are permanent with constant exercise and good dieting.
Patient after 6 treatments: