Regardless of the season...we all sweat. It’s not flattering, but it is necessary. It’s your body telling you, “You’re hot, and you need to cool off.” Sweating is our body’s way of reducing high temperatures so that we don’t overheat and keel over.
Treatment for hyperhidrosis or execessive sweating, is necessary when the brain overreacts to these bodily impulses, and bombards the body with orders to sweat, sweat, and sweat some more. Simply put, this condition is characterized by excessive sweating of the face, palms, armpits, and feet—anywhere you have pores. It’s a condition that 3% of the population have to deal with, and wish for relief from.
Unfortunately, it cannot be treated with regular or even extra-strength antiperspirant alone, and leaves many people feeling insecure and uncomfortable on a day-to-day basis. For many, there is nothing more embarrassing than sitting in a room, and feeling as though other people are staring at you because you are sweating uncontrollably.
BOTOX® …now there is a solution for excessive sweating! While you may think of it as something that’s only used to reduce the look of wrinkles, Botox can actually effectively treat the symptoms of hyperhidrosis. When injected into the treatment area, it interrupts messages from the brain to the sweat glands. This is based on the same principle applied when being used cosmetically to reduce wrinkles, wherein it stops the brain’s signals to the muscles, reducing cause skin contractions and resulting in a smooth, wrinkle-free look.
When used as a Hyperhidrosis treatment, Botox temporarily stops the eccrine gland from receiving the overactive chemical signals sent from the brain and tightens the surrounding muscle to reduce sweating. During your appointment, the problem area is identified, and within minutes the treatment is prepared and administered into the affected area—immediately going into action to help your body fight against the causes of excessive One treatment is all you need for up to 7 to 12 months of sweat-free bliss! That means potentially a full year of putting the fear of sweaty handshakes or hugs—not to mention embarrassing odours—out of your head, leaving you worry-free and confident all throughout your day.
Your quality of life is important and excessive sweating now has a solution and can be treated! For more information about hyperhidrosis and how to manage your symptoms go to www.sweatless.ca.
For your complimentary consultation to discuss the first step in treating your condition with Dr. Maria Tetelbaum, please call us at 519-266-3642 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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