We offer prescription medication (deoxycholic acid) otherwise known under Kybella in the US, Aqualyx, Belkyra, Deso Face and Deso Body in Europe and the UK.
This medication works by breaking down fat cells which are then reabsorbed by the body. Destruction of the fat cells produces permanent results in the area of treatment. Fat-dissolving (lypolytic) injections are only suitable for small stubborn areas of fat that do not respond effectively to a healthy diet and lifestyle.
Prior to treatment you are required to discuss the treatment with the one of our practitioners at Hardwick clinic to determine whether the treatment is a suitable option for you. You will be advised whether more than 1 treatment session is required for you. Results of each session can be assessed after 4 weeks time. If you require more than 1 treatment session your treatments will be administered 1-month apart.
Jawline dissolving of the fat around the jawline can improve the appearance and the definition of the jawline. to achieve the best possible results fat dissolving injections can be combined with HiFu, RF, dermal fillers, advanced Botox injections and PDO threads. your personalised treatment plan will be developed during your initial consolation. Fat dissolving injections into this are are administered using very small injections.
Double chin area (submental area) this area is treated using small injections. To achieve the best possible result the treatment of this area is often combined with High Frequency Focused Ultrasound (HiFu).
Body: Stubborn areas of fat can be treated in the body. these areas include love handles, abdomen, knees, arms, thighs, areas of the back and many other areas where a person has struggled to loss weight through lifestyle modification, diet and excercise. Fat dissolving injection provide permanent results by destruction of the fat cells therefore work best for people who have stable weight but struggle to shift small areas of fat deposits; Should you require help with weight loss please visit our weight loss page.
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This depends on the volume of fat and the area being treated. On average two to four treatments are required to achieve desired results.Will I notice results immediately ?
The lypolytic injections start to work immediately but results dont become visible typically for at least two weeks.Are the results permanent ?
Destruction of fat cells using lypoltyic injections is permanent. However, if you do not maintain a healthy lifestyle new adipose deposition will occur in areas of existing fat.
If you are considering this treatment, you must have a consultation with our Doctor. Please book a free consultation slot via our website below.
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