A double chin, also known as submental fat, is excess fat underneath the chin.
What is a double chin?
A double chin, also known as submental fat, is excess fat underneath the chin. This fat can be very tough to address with diet and exercise alone. In fact, it is not uncommon to see thin people with excess fat beneath the chin. Submental fat has a strong hereditary link, so if someone in your family has a double chin, it is likely you will develop one too.
Common areas to treat
The chin is the most obvious place to treat extra fat, but there are many areas that can store fat including the back, bra area, inner thighs, lower abdomen, and love handles.
Double chin procedures
Some procedures to treat double chin include:
Treatments in Los Angeles
At our skincare center in Beverly Hills, we provide Kybella treatments to patients with submental fat. If you live in the greater Los Angeles area and you want to address your double chin, schedule a free consultation today. Kybella is an injectable treatment that destroys fat under the chin. To learn more about the treatment, text us at (424) 256-5272 or request your consultation online.