Safety & Risks of Kybella Injections
This breakthrough treatment has been the focus of a global program involving over 20 clinical studies with over 2,600 patients. It has been thoroughly studied, and the most common side effects seen with Bellevue Kybella have been swelling, bruising, numbness & pain. Rare side effects include nerve injury in the jaw that can temporarily cause an uneven smile or facial muscle weakness (experienced by 4 out of 100 people in clinical studies) and trouble swallowing (experienced by 2 out of 100 people in clinical studies).
Your Kybella Injection Procedure
Kybella procedures in Bellevue usually take no more than 20 minutes. Injection points will be marked on your skin with a special template. Ice may be applied to help numb the area prior to injection.
After Your Kybella Injection Procedure
You can expect to experience mild soreness and pain after the Kybella injection in Bellevue. You may also have bruising and swelling that can last from a few days up to a week.