Underarm excessive sweating, also called axillary hyperhidrosis, is uncontrollable, annoying and embarrassing. Sweaty armpits cause sweat to run down your sides. The condition is not only uncomfortable but embarrassing as a result of the too obvious sweat stains. The condition often can make you anxious; especially in social situations. Individuals with hyperhidrosis may feel that this has hinder the way they have lived and is affecting their quality of life. So are there effective treatments for those sweaty armpits?
Treatments for Sweaty Armpits (Hyperhidrosis)
With the aid of technology, there are multiple of treatment options and preventive measures you can consider to resolve your sweat-soaked shirt problems.
- Over the Counter/ Prescription Antiperspirants: an topical product that is applied on the surface of the skin
- Microwave Therapy
- Neurotoxin Injections
Using Neurotoxin for Treatment of Sweaty Armpit
Our preferred method is to use neurotoxin injections to control the axillary hyperhidrosis (excessive underarm sweating). Neurotoxin injections are drugs that temporarily paralyze the muscles such as reducing facial movements (to reduce wrinkles) and blocking the secretion of the chemical that activates the sweat glands to stop sweat. A simple and painless procedure, with minimal to no downtime.
If you would like to learn more about your condition, please visit us for a detailed consultation. We will customised a suitable treatment plan according to your needs.
Solutions to Treating Sweaty Underarms & PalmsDr Chiam CT
Solutions to Treating Sweaty Underarms & Palms
Dr Chiam CT