Excessive Sweating or Hyperhidrosis


Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating. The body sweats to lose heat, however, sufferers of hyperhidrosis sweat in amounts greater than amounts required to control body temperature. If underarm sweating is significantly interfering with your daily activities and topical agents haven't worked, you may be a candidate for Botulinum Toxin Type A treatment.

The treatment is quick and simple to perform and can reduce and almost eliminate sweating for around 6 months.

Hyperhidrosis treatment in Bournemouth

Excess sweating (hyperhidrosis) can have a major impact on your quality of life. Sweaty underarms can be embarrassing and heighten your stress levels. You may avoid wearing light coloured clothing because you are worried about sweat patches. Injections can be used to treat hyperhidrosis .

What is in the injections?

Botox treatments are best known for their wrinkle relaxing effects. But now commonly used to treat excess sweating and they are also extremely effective at stopping underarm sweating, quickly and easily.

How does Botulinum Toxin ( Botox )work?

Botulinum toxin injected into the sweat glands, works by blocking nerve endings that supply the sweat glands, temporarily stopping the sweating.

How is Botox ( Botulinum Toxin ) used?

A very small needle is used to inject small amounts of Botox into the skin of the underarms in approximately 12 to 15 places on each underarm.

Procedure usually takes 20-30 minutes. The treatment should be relatively pain free with most people being able to tolerate the treatment well.

Immediately after the treatment the patient can resume daily activities with absolutely no recovery time necessary.

How long will it take for Botox to take effect?

Your underarm sweating will decrease substantially within 2 days and the full effect will be seen within 1 week.

How long does the Botox treatment last?

The effects of this Botox treatment can last up to 6-9 months. This simple and quick procedure may change your life and give you your confidence back. Once the treatment wears off it can be repeated as often as is necessary.


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