Kybella is the first and only nonsurgical, injectabletreatment approved by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to eliminate submental fullness, often referred to as “double chin”. Kybella is made with deoxycholic acid, a natural substance in the body that breaks down and absorbs fat. When Kybella is injected into the submental area,the part of the neck under the chin), the fat cells are destroyed. The Peer Group for Plastic Surgery, a practice in Morristown, is one of the few centers in NJ that has been trained and certified to administer this new product that can eliminate a patient's double chin without surgery.
"Dr. Failey is superb! Excellent staff all around. Made me feel comfortable in the procedure. Results are fantastic!"- Z.M. / Other / Aug 01, 2018
"Super Satisfied Scaredy Cat - Dr. Starker is a wonderful physician. Prior to this surgery, I had never had cosmetic surgery or any kind of surgery whatsoever. Dr. Starker was sensitive to my apprehension, and answered my zillions of questions patiently and wisely. On top of this, he really heard me when I explained that, different than many women, I wanted a very subtle augmentation that would be extremely natural looking..."- 4. / RealSelf / May 01, 2018
"Peer Group is a wonderful and entirely professi... - Peer Group is a wonderful and entirely professional medical group...All personnel and staff kind and helpful...Dr. Colon is wonderful...Love working with him"- V.L. / Solutionreach / Nov 08, 2017
"Thank you so much. The entire staff was thorough and attentive especially the operating room nurses. Pre and post op went smoothly."- M.B. / Other / Jul 21, 2018
"Dr. Colin Failey came highly recommended to me. I searched for a long time to find the right dr who I would be able to trust in. Dr Failey operated on me last week and I cannot say enough about this man. He has a bedside magical and totally honest way about him. I am very happy I met Dr Failey in my life. He corrected all the former mistakes that was performed on me by previous dr. Also the entire staff at the Peer Group is wonderful. Made me feel comfortable and confident about what I was going to experience . God Bless Dr Failey"- Anonymous / RateMDs / May 22, 2016
The Peer Group tailors every patient’s Kybella treatment plan to suit their needs. After assessing the patient’s chin, neck, and profile, one of our board-certified plastic surgeons will perform a series of injections in the comfort of our exam rooms. The patient will be able to leave immediately after the procedure and resume their normal activities.
What To Expect
Patients should expect to have temporary swelling, bruising, mild pain, redness, and numbness for up to 1 week after their treatment. Results will start to appear 3 to 6 weeks after their treatment. Patients will normally receive 2 -3 treatments, spaced at least 1 month apart, to achieve the best possible result.
Plan Your Procedure
- Recovery Time
- 1 Week
- Average Procedure Time
- 30 Minutes
- Post-op Follow-up
- 1 Month
- Procedure Recovery Location
Kybella Neck Lipo FAQs
Once the Kybella treatments have destroyed the fat cells in the submental area, they are permanently gone. However, patients should maintain a healthy, stable weight after the procedure to prevent weight gain in other areas.
Kybella has been approved by the FDA. Scientists have performed over 20 clinical studies, and over 1,600 patients have been treated with Kybella, nationwide. Patients should disclose their full medical history to our physiciansduring their consultation, including any current medications, herbs, and supplements. Kybella is not approved for use in patients under 18 years old and should not be used outside the neck and chin area.
Kybella Vs. Liposuction?
Kybella and traditional neck liposuction are both effective and similarly priced, but Kybella does not involve surgery, general anesthesia, or a lengthy recovery. Our physicians will discuss both options during the initial consultation to determine which option is the correct one for you.