Laser Essential & Skin Care is excited to introduce a non-surgical and non-invasive procedure that eliminates fat under the chin permanently. Say goodbye to that “double chin” and get a more youthful contoured shape.
What is BELKYRA® and how is it administered?
BELKYRA® (deoxycholic acid) is an injectable drug that contours and improves the appearance of fullness under the chin. It is a naturally occurring molecule and is a treatment that is approved by Health Canada for the treatment of submental fullness, more commonly known as a “double chin”. It is carefully injected directly into the fat under the chin causing a chemical breakdown of the unwanted fat. No surgery is required and results are permanent.
Does the treatment hurt?
Discomfort levels range from patient to patient however, minor discomfort levels have been reported. Prior to the procedure a topical anesthetic can be applied to help minimize the discomfort.
When can I return to my normal activities?
Most patients can return immediately to normal activities. Some patients experience a small amount of bruising and discomfort after the procedure but generally resolves in 1 week.
How many treatments will I need?
Every patient is different. The more under chin fat present, the more treatments and product will be required to effectively treat the area. The average number of treatment ranges from 2-4. Treatments are a month apart.
How long does BELKYRA® last?
The results of treatment are permanent.
Is BELKYRA® right for me?
During the consultation, Our Doctor will determine if Belkyra® is appropriate for you.
Do men and women both use BELKYRA®?
Yes! Many men and women enjoy the enhancements of Belkyra® and are increasingly seeking out this treatment.
What side effects may be experienced when using BELKYRA®?
BELKYRA® is generally well tolerated. Side effects may include bruising and/or pain at the injection site. These side effects are usually temporary and minimal.
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How do I get started?
Contact us at Laser Essential & Skin Care to book in your Free Consultation, treatment can be perform on the same day. During the consultation your health history will be taken and the areas you are interested in treating will be assess. Our Licensed MD will conduct a thorough analysis of your facial anatomy to determine the best areas for injection in order to achieve your goal. Don’t wait, Say goodbye to that “double chin” Today!!!