Question: How Long Does Kybella Swelling Last?

How long after Kybella will I see results?

Your provider selects several injection sites where Kybella is administered.

The process is then repeated one to three months later.

Users report noticeable effects after 12 weeks or at least 2 sessions.

Maximum results can be seen after six months and are meant to be long-lasting..

What should I avoid after Kybella?

Avoid vigorous exercise, sun and heat exposure for 3-5 days after treatment. Avoid Aspirin, Motrin, Gingko Biloba, Garlic, Flax Oil, Cod Liver Oil, Vitamin A, Vitamin E or any other essential fatty acids at least 3 days to 1 week after treatment. These items may increase bleeding and bruising.

How long does it take for fat dissolving injections to work?

It takes around 6 to 8 weeks to see the results, and the effects of the treatment can last for an extensive amount of time, given that the patient does not gain weight.

Can fat come back after Kybella?

“The Kybella kills the fat cells so the fat won’t come back in the treated area, but it still can come back, and it may come back in a new area,” Mitchell says. “If you normally gain weight in the chin, it could come back in the neck post-Kybella, which may look unnatural.

Should you wear a chin strap after Kybella?

It is recommended to wear a chin strap with an ice pack for a few nights after treatment and elevate head to reduce swelling. Patients can experience numbness, redness, nodules, bruising and firmness at injection sites after treatment, which usually resolves over 4-5 weeks.

Can you see results after one Kybella treatment?

Results from Kybella injections are typically gradual. Targeted fat cells are usually removed from the area within four to six weeks after receiving injections, at which point patients start to see a noticeable difference to the appearance of their profile.