Hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating, is a debilitating condition that affects many people. From small, yet noticeable, sweat patches on your shirt during the day, right through to cases where excessive sweating leads to sufferers retracting from social contact and hiding under layers of clothing; even depression and anxiety disorders can be caused by hyperhidrosis.
Many people suffer excessive sweating and if this is you, be aware that it is a common concern, that can be very effectively treated with botulinum injections. The same product we use to reduce facial wrinkles, can treat excessive sweating very, very effectively. In fact, most people are shocked at the results and tell us they have completely stopped sweating without any negative side effects at all. As this treatment gains popularity, we find come Springtime, we are treating many people with this amazing treatment.
Superficial Botulinum injections to the axillary glands causes paralysis of the gland and effectively stops it from working. It is then unable to produce sweat, thereby bringing excessive sweating completely under control. Results take around 1-2 weeks to start and last up to 9 months. Many sufferers of hyperhidrosis have annual botulinum injections during spring and find they are comfortable right through until the following year. Depending on your level of severity, you may require two treatments per year.
Don’t put up with excessive sweating for another day. Make an appointment and discuss this very effective treatment with Dr Wilkinson now. You’ll wish you had done it sooner.