Naturally, people sweat to different extents; however when sweating becomes troublesome or causes embarrassment it may be appropriate to seek further advice. In some cases BOTOX® can be used improve the cosmetic appearance of excessive sweating, and reduce the signs of sweat marks.
WHAT CAN BE TREATED
UNDERARM EXCESSIVE SWEATING
WHERE CAN BE TREATED?
Hannah Rebecca Cosmetic Clinic offers BOTOX® treatment to the underarms to relieve the symptoms of excessive sweating.
HOW DOES BOTOX® WORK?
Botulinum Toxin works by interrupting the neurotransmitter signals to the sweat glands within the target area. Interruption of these signals, reduces the production of sweat minimising the appearance of underarm sweat patches.
HOW LONG DOES THE TREATMENT TAKE?
The treatment usually takes 30 minutes including preparation time.
WHEN WILL I SEE RESULTS?
Usually results can be noted after 4 weeks and last approximatley 6 months.
ARE THERE ALTERNATIVES TOBOTOX®?
Yes, there are alternative treatments for excessive sweating to consider prior to making your decision. Prescription medications and products can be prescribed by your GP if you feel your condition is affecting your quality of life. You can also make a number of lifestyle choices to help your condition.
AM I SUITABLE FOR ANTI-WRINKLE TREATMENT?
Although anti-wrinkle procedures are generally safe, in some cases you may not be suitable for treatment. This will be determined during your consultation with our medical prescriber.
HOW DO I BOOK AN APPOINTMENT?
As Botulinum Toxin is a prescription only medication, is is a legal requirement that a face to face consultation is scheduled to complete a health assessment. This ensures you are safe for treatment. Consultations can be booked online. Treatment appointments can booked directly via email, telephone or social media.