Kybella® - Tupelo, MS Specialist – Dr. Alan Pritchard

If you're bothered by the fullness beneath your chin, you're not alone.

Fortunately, KYBELLA® can help. KYBELLA® is the first and only FDA-approved injectable treatment to improve the appearance of moderate-to-severe fat beneath the chin (submental fullness) by physically destroying fat cells.


See the noticeable difference for yourself

Before and After 1

Unretouched photos taken before the first and after the final treatment sessions.
Sex: F    Age: 35    Weight (before/after): 142.5 Ibs/143 Ibs
Individual results may vary.


Before and After 2

Unretouched photos taken before the first and after the final treatment sessions.
Sex: M    Age: 36    Weight (before/after): 180 lbs/180.5 lbs
Individual results may vary.


The in-office injection process may take as little as 15 to 20 minutes and will be tailored to your submental fat distribution and treatment goals.



What is KYBELLA®?

KYBELLA® is a prescription medicine used in adults to improve the appearance and profile of moderate-to-severe fat below the chin (submental fat), also called "double chin."

It is not known if KYBELLA® is safe and effective for use outside of the submental area and in children less than 18 years of age.


Who should not receive KYBELLA®?

You should not receive KYBELLA® if you have an infection in the treatment area.


Before receiving KYBELLA®, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:

Have had or plan to have surgery on your face, neck, or chin; have had cosmetic treatments on your face, neck, or chin; have had or have medical conditions in or near the neck area; have had or have trouble swallowing; have bleeding problems; are pregnant or plan to become pregnant (it is not known if KYBELLA® will harm your unborn baby); are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed (it is not known if KYBELLA® passes into your breast milk; talk to your healthcare provider about the best way to feed your baby if you receive KYBELLA®).


Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take,

including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Especially tell your healthcare provider if you take medicine that prevents the clotting of your blood (antiplatelet or anticoagulant medicine).


What are the possible side effects of KYBELLA®?

KYBELLA® can cause serious side effects, including nerve injury to the jaw (which can cause an uneven smile or facial muscle weakness) and trouble swallowing.

The most common side effects of KYBELLA® include:

swelling, bruising, pain, numbness, redness, and areas of hardness in the treatment area. These are not all of the possible side effects of KYBELLA®. Call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects.


Tupelo, MS, surgeon, Dr. Alan Pritchard will discuss your options with you for dealing with your unwanted chin fullness. Dr. Pritchard will help you understand the pros and cons of different treatments, enabling you to make your own decision for the desired outcomes that you want to achieve.


Please feel free to contact us at (662) 842-8949 or online to discuss KYBELLA® treatment.