If you or someone close to you is suffering from excessive sweating, chances are that they are suffering from Hyperhidrosis.
Hyperhidrosis is a condition where your body’s sweat glands overact causing one to sweat excessively. The sweating can be in uncommon areas which could be a major cause of discomfort and embarrassment.
Hyperhidrosis is divided into two major categories- Focal and Generalized. Focal Hyperhidrosis is a hereditary chronic condition and usually affects only the armpits, palms, feet, and the head. Generalized Hyperhidrosis is often a result of another medical condition like diabetes or Parkinson’s. The disease as well as the medication associated with it can cause the body to sweat excessively.
Our body sweats when it gets too hot by signaling the sweat glands to start working and cool the body down. However, In Hyperhidrosis, sweat glands work overtime and produce sweat even when the body does not apparently need it. Factors causing excessive sweating may include but are not limited to-
People suffering from Hyperhidrosis may often face the following challenges due to excessive sweating.
The Anti-sweat treatment at Ivory Aesthetics clinic consists of injecting the affected areas with a neurotoxin. This temporarily paralyzes muscles and prevents the activation of sweat glands resulting in reduced sweating.
This treatment is very effective and its effects last for several months before you have to book another session with us. This is a safe treatment with no recorded side effects or recovery time. However, it is prudent to note that as is the case with any such medical procedure, there is always a risk of infection or allergic reaction. If you are considering getting this treatment for Hyperhidrosis, it is best to come down for a consultation where our aesthetic specialist can assess and discuss the treatment as well as how to manage any potential side effects.
This treatment produces long lasting results and if all aftercare is followed, you could be sweat free for up to a year! Book a consultation today and start on your journey into being confidently dry all day!