BELKYRA™ is the first and only injectable treatment that targets and eliminates fat cells below the chin
Refine your chin profile with BELKYRA™
A BREAKTHROUGH TREATMENT
FOR FULLNESS UNDER THE CHIN
BELKYRA™is an innovative beauty breakthrough and first-in-class aesthetic treatment for both men and women who are bothered by fullness under the chin and wish to improve the appearance of their chin profile.
What causes fullness under the chin?
Fullness under the chin, sometimes referred to as “double chin,” is a common, yet undertreated, facial aesthetic concern that can impact a broad range of adults, both men and women. Causes may include:
Sometimes, no matter how much you diet or exercise, the fullness in this area may not go away—and it may make you feel like you look older and heavier than you actually are.
If you’re bothered by it, you’re not alone.
of people said they are bothered by fullness under the chin
BELKYRA™ is the first and only HealthvCanada approved injectable treatment for the improvement of the appearance of fullness in the area under the chin.
How does BELKYRA™ work?
The active ingredient in BELKYRA™ is deoxycholic acid, a naturally occurring molecule in the body that aids in the breakdown and absorption of dietary fat
BELKYRA™ targets and eliminates fat cells when injected into the area under your chin. BELKYRA™ gradually improves the appearance of your chin profile over a number of treatment sessions customized by your doctor. Once your desired results are achieved, re-treatment may not be needed.
RESULT WITH BELKYRA
COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT BELKYRA
Q.How is BELKYRA™ administered?
A.BELKYRA™ is typically given in a 15- to 20-minute in-office treatment session. Your doctor will administer a series of injections into the area under your chin at each treatment session. Your doctor will customize your BELKYRA™ treatment based on your treatment goals. Together, you will decide the treatment plan that’s right for you.
Q.Will I experience any side effects?
A.As with other injectable treatments, you may experience side effects with BELKYRA™. The most common side effects are swelling, bruising, pain and numbness. In clinical trials most side effects were generally mild to moderate and decreased with subsequent BELKYRA™ treatments. Please see Important Safety Information for additional side effects of BELKYRA™.
Q.How many treatments will I need?
A.Many patients treated with BELKYRA™ experience visible improvement of their chin profile in 2 to 4 treatments. Some people require up to 6 treatments in order to achieve their best results. Once your desired results are achieved, additional treatments may not be needed.
Q.What to expect on treatment day?
A.Prior to administering BELKYRA™, your doctor may apply ice/cold packs or topical and/or injectable local anesthesia (e.g., lidocaine) to the treatment area to make you more comfortable. He or she may also suggest you take an over-the-counter pain reliever before your appointment. The treatment session will only take 15-20 minutes and afterwards, you may apply ice or a cold pack to the treatment area for 10 to 15 minutes, as needed. In clinical trials, mild pain was felt right after treatment but decreased rapidly within 15 minutes.
Q.Is there downtime?
A.For most people, downtime is minimal and occurs most commonly after the first treatment session. When scheduling your treatments, keep your social plans and work commitments in mind.