Kybella (deoxycholic acid) is a recently FDA-approved product to treat the double chin. Kybella is injected under the jawline to improve contour of the lower face. Unwanted fat in the neck area underneath the chin is called "submental fullness" and is the area cleared for treatment at this time with Kybella. In the clinical trial, over 1000 patients were injected with up to 4 monthly Kybella injections to the submental area (area of the neck underneath the chin). Kybella injections led to significant improvements in the contour of the neck area in those with unwanted fat with minimal side effects, leading to its FDA approval. Continue reading
Art of Skin MD by Dr. Melanie Palm will be hosting an Evening of Fat Farewell. Muffin top got you down? Love handles not giving you the love? Not OK with the "jelly" in your belly? Than find out the details below: Farewell to Fat: An Evening on Non-invasive Fat Removal with Vanquish Thursday, October 24th, 2013 5:30 pm to 7 pm Art of Skin MD (Beachwalk Center) 437 S. Highway 101, Suite 217, Solana Beach, CA 92075 Vanquish is the first pain-free, non-invasive, no contact device for fat removal. Treatment is simple and easy and occurs weekly over approximately 1 month. Find out the details below from my recent San Diego Fox 5 TV appearance: The Art of Skin MD Farewell to Fat evening will feature a short, entertaining and informative talk by myself (Dr. Melanie Palm), appetizers and refreshments including bubbly. During this evening, we will have not ONE, but TWO Vanquish devices. Attendees will have the opportunity to experience the newest generation in fat removal for themselves. Attendees that evening will be eligible for one-time only packages of Vanquish making non-invasive fat removal easy and affordable! In addition to huge savings on Vanquish for one evening only, financing for those interested in Vanquish is made simple with CareCredit. Ask the staff and myself about our Vanquish treatments. As the first dermatology practice in San Diego to have Vanquish, we can speak first hand about our personal experiences with the newest of fat removal devices. Kiss those midsections goodbye! For more information on non-invasive fat removal, contact the Staff of Art of Skin MD through the Contact Page or by calling 858.792.7546.