The double chin injections contain an acid that is found naturally in the body and helps break down dietary fat. When injected into the fat in the double chin area, the product permanently destroys the fat cells. Once the fat cells have been destroyed they cannot store fat again, resulting in a more contoured jawline and neck profile.
The average patient needs at least 2 treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart. However, depending on the severity of submental fullness a patient may need up to 4-to 6 treatments in order to achieve their best results.
Results take up to six weeks to notice the effects usually not until after the second treatment, hence treatment intervals are 4-6 weeks apart.