Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis )
Hyperhidrosis or more commonly known as heavy sweating is an embarrassing phenomena, affecting lot of people. This condition restricts people socially and professionally. Deodorant and other over the counter treatment could only provide them temporary solution lasting couple of hours. Medical science’s advancement has answered to prayers of many sufferers of hyperhidrosis. Botox treatment for hyperhidrosis has proven to be more effective and free of any significant side-effects compared to surgical or abrasive alternative.
The effectiveness of treatment with Botox for hyperhidrosis is quite similar to Botox for facial lines and wrinkles. By that I mean the way it blocks nerve impulses. During the treatment Botox is injected through a tiny needle superficially under the skin, and it works by blocking the nerve impulses going to the sweat glands. The treatment hardly takes ten minutes, and it’s also pain free as the needles which get used are tiny.
Problematic area in concern for most people is underarm. The underarm sweating forces them to wear darker clothing, as they try to avoid embarrassment. Hand sweating is second most requested procedure, but sweating in areas such as face, pubic and feet can also get treated. Success rate of this treatment is almost 100 percent, and it remains effectual for almost a year.
Your treatment plan
Our board certified doctor would analyze the area in concern, and would ask your expectation with procedure. Doctor would then draw out a plan best suitable to your needs and expectation. Consultation is the best time to clear out any queries one might have with the treatment. Following are some basic covered in consultation:
- Financial investment you’ll have to face.
- Procedure experience you would have.
- Risk and complication associated with Excessive sweating treatment.
- Before and after photos of previous patients.
- Any queries you might have.
Some Tips for excessive Sweaters.
Wear antiperspirant. (OK – this is probably a no brainer – but there is a difference between antiperspirant and deodorant. Look from a brand that has a high percentage of aluminum chloride as an active ingredient).