The nerves trigger the sweat gland, causing the excessive underarm sweating. We inject Botox into the nerve to stop the sweat gland being triggered by the nerve. This helps prevent any excess sweating.
As a fast-acting, safe procedure, Botox has helped many patients suffering from underarm sweating. The treatment itself is simple and relatively pain free. The effects may take up to two weeks to be felt, and typically last around 6 months.
Hyperhidrosis or more commonly known as Excess Sweating is a treatment in which Botox is injected into the sweat glands to block the nerve impulses.
As it is the nerves that triggers the sweat gland, we inject Botox into the nerve to stop the nerve triggering the sweat gland.
Typically it will take about 7 – 14 days before you start to see results, though this time may vary.
Results can last from 3-5 months and sometimes longer depending on the individual.
No. The treatment usually resolves your issues.
This depends on the individual, during your consultation we will discuss at length this procedure and if you are not suitable we may be able to recommend an alternative treatment.
This depends on the individual, at your consultation we will assess if Botox® for sweating is the right treatment for you. It is important that you disclose all current medication and ailments to ensure we limit any risks.
Please read our disclaimer for more information