Armpit Sweating Surgery (Hyperhidrosis)

by Doctor, 26/12/2017

ARMPIT SWEATING SURGERY (HYPERHIDROSIS)

Axillary hyperhidrosis can be a distressful social problem. The axillary glands will overproduce sweat and that may cause odor and social discomfort. Some people may give to change many time their cloth to avoid the stains.
If topical products didn’t have any effect, Botox injections in the armpit can be the solution.
The procedure is fast and pain is minimal because of the use of very fine needles and topical anesthetics.

Did you know ?

One of the numerous uses of Botox is the treatment for armpit hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), and it became approved by the FDA in 2004 for this condition. It works by blocking the chemical that secrete sweat from sweat glands.

Frequently asked questions

How long does the result last?
The result will last between 3-6 months depending on the amount of sweat excreted and maintenance sessions are usually performed bi-annually.