What is the problem?
Some of the patients who suffer from excessive sweating can become extremely self-conscious. It can affect their social life, career choices, progress at work Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) is a condition where the sweat glands are stimulated through nervous impulses and not for the purpose of temperature regulation. Hyperhidrosis can cause anxiety and embarrassment and often affects the patient’s life in many ways negatively. It can appear at virtually any area, most common are armpits, hands, feet, scalp, back, groin area. Botox works by inhibiting the nervous component of sweat glands, the temperature regulation remains largely intact.
Age of onset
Can appear at any time
Surgical removal of nervous bundles or dermal sweat glands