55-64 year old woman treated with Kybella

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Kybella™ is an injectable treatment that has recently been approved by the FDA to reduce what’s called submental fullness (excess fat under the chin). It is the first non-surgical treatment of its kind to gain FDA approval for this particular condition. Composed of deoxycholic acid – a molecule that is naturally-occurring in the human body and which helps to break down dietary fat – Kybella™ is injected into targeted areas under the chin. The solution is essentially designed to utilize the deoxycholic acid molecule to help destroy excess fat cells. Once the fat cells have broken down, they should be filtered out of the body through its own natural processes.

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