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Botox for Hyperhidrosis

It is estimated that 5% of the world’s population is affected by hyperhidrosis, which is a condition that causes excessive sweating and it can get extremely embarrassing for those suffering, given that the side effects of producing excessive sweat from your over stimulated sweat glands, which includes your clothes being damp a lot of the time which results in body odour.


Having to deal with wet clothes is genuinely uncomfortable and psychologically straining as well, as you may be thinking that people are looking at you and judging you for being too overweight, unhealthy or menopausal, when in actual fact, your hyperhidrosis may be unconnected to any of these. Another unwanted side-effect of having this condition us exposing yourself to the increased risk of fungal infections.


However, having the feeling of being disconnected and wanting it to end is around the corner as we reassure you that there is an effective remedy available that is non-invasive with hyperhidrosis treatment available in Leeds, York, Manchester and London.

What will treat Hyperhidrosis?

As this may come to you as a surprise and as we know Botox is most commonly known as an anti-aging remedy, Botox can be in fact be treated for medical use too because it works by temporarily halting muscle contraction, it also had the ability to effectively stop sweat glands from producing sweat.


The most commonly affected areas of the body are the armpits, feet, hands and face and in order to stop these areas producing sweat, Botox will be injected into those concentrated areas in order for your muscles to stop contracting and for your hyperhidrosis to be managed. The procedure takes under 30 minutes to administer and it’s very safe and is pain free with any swelling or bruising that you have afterwards to be very short lived and settle quickly.


How long will the results last?

You’ll start to notice the results of your Botox medical injections 2 – 3 days after your treatment and should start to see the reduction in sweat level. It’s estimated that this will be the case for at least 3-4 months, at which point you can book up a top up appointment to continue your new sweat free lifestyle. Going forwards, the more Botox injections you have, the longer your results should last.


Having the feeling of feeling fresher and drier knowing that you’ve had the relevant Botox treatment provides confidence and a stress-free future. You can finally acknowledge that you’ll be able to handle all climate conditions without the fear of excessive sweating meaning that the holiday you booked abroad will be a stress free and enjoyable trip. A problem that seemed impossible to manage can now be successful here via at Skin Doctor Clinics in York and Leeds. Get in touch today to book your consultation.