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excessive underarm sweating

          Excessive sweating, especially underarm sweating is a major self-esteem concern that affects a great about of people. Sweat gets breakdown by bacteria on the body causing bad body odor.


How can Botox reduce sweating?

          Botulinum toxin (known as Botox), when injected under the skin reduces the secretion of sweat by blocking the chemical that activates sweat glands. Botox can reduce underarm sweating by 80%


Can Botox really prevent body odor?

          Body odor is cause by sweats being broken down by bacteria. If sweating is reduced, then it will lead to the reduction of body odor as well.


How long is the effect of Botox in reducing sweat?

          After injection, it will take around 2-4 weeks for the result to show. Sweating will slowly be reduced until eventually there will be no secretion of sweat in the treated area. Result could last anywhere between 6-8 months. In addition to the reduction of sweat, there is also a reduction in pores size which result in an overall smoother appearance of skin in the treated area.

Due to the precise amount and area of injection that is needed base on each client’s needs only experienced doctors can perform this procedure.


What are the side effects of Botox?

          After injection, pain, swelling and/or bruising might occur but will eventually disappear on its own. To prevent or relieve these symptoms, ice the treatment area. Pain relieve medication such as Tylenol can be used to reduce pain in the treatment area.


Dose it hurt?

         Numbing cream will be applied on the area of injection beforehand. Ice pack will also be use during the injection.


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