Chin Sculpting Treatment
What is Belkrya and what does it do?
Belkrya is a fat dissolving chin sculpting treatment; known for treating double chins. Belkyra destroys fat cells, resulting in a noticeable reduction in fullness under the chin. Once destroyed, these cells can no longer store or accumulate fat, so further treatment is not expected once you reach your desired aesthetic goal.
The active ingredient in Belkyra is synthetic deoxycholic acid. Deoxycholic acid is a naturally occurring molecule in the body that aids in the breakdown and absorption of dietary fat. When injected into the fat beneath the chin,
Common Questions about Belkyra
How many Belkyra treatments will I need?
This depends upon the goals you and your practitioner set together. Many people see visible slimming in just 2-4 treatments (spacing of treatments must be no less than one month apart and up to 6 treatments may be administered).
Is Belkyra safe?
Yes, when injected by a licensed practitioner, following correct procedures, Belkyra is safe and effective.
Is a chin reduction with Belkyra painful?
A topical anesthetic an an icepack will help make the treatment more comfortable. Injections are felt mildly, but post treatment, intense heat is felt in the area. In clinical trials mild pain was felt right after the treatment but decreased rapidly within fifteen minutes. Your practitioner can advise you more in detail.
How long does a chin reduction last from Belkrya treatment?
Results are permanent.