Sweating is a natural body phenomena that the body does to remove toxins. However, when it is excessive it can become annoying. When you sweat, you also tend to worry about whether you smell bad which can result in a major loss of self-esteem.
Hyperhidrosis or excessive sweating can be a very embarrassing and debilitating medical condition. Often patients that come to see me mention that they can’t wear certain clothes or even after showering and using an anti-perspirant the sweating can be seen as visible patches on their clothes. Other areas that can be effected and produce discomfort or embarrassment include the nose, forehead, scalp, chest, and abdomen. If this sounds familiar then Botox® may be the answer for you. Read more
Hyperhidrosis is a common condition, characterized by excessive sweating, that can have a substantially negative impact on one’s quality of life. Focal (or primary) hyperhidrosis commonly affects the axillae, palms, soles, or face. Generalized hyperhidrosis involves the entire body and is usually related to an underlying condition. Read more