Botox for Excessive Sweating
Reduce perspiration of the forehead, hands, feet and underarms.
Excessive sweating (also known as hyperhidrosis) effects thousands of Canadians. Treatment options are now available for excessive sweating of the forehead, hands, feet and underarms. Relief may be a treatment away*.
*Individual results may vary.
Botox® Therapeutic (as opposed to Botox® Cosmetic which is used for facial rejuvenation) is a treatment for excessive sweating of the forehead, hands, feet and underarms. Excessive sweating (also known as hyperhidrosis) effects thousands of Canadians and it is covered by most private insurance plans.
Botox® Therapeutic is injected into the problem area. When Botox is placed near the sweat glands, perspiration is greatly reduced.
A treatment of Botox for hyperhidrosis usually takes about fifteen to thirty minutes. Our physician specialists are very careful in the application of Botox Therapeutic for optimal result.
Botox for underarm sweating is not very painful. Very small caliber needles are used for injections and most clients compare it to a small pin prick which dissipates after less than a second. For further comfort, a numbing cream may be used prior to treatment.
The cost of treatment with Botox Therapeutic for hyperhidrosis is generally $1,000 and is often covered by private insurance plans. Financing with low monthly payments is also available.
The effects of Botox Therapeutic are usually first noticed as early as 3 – 4 days following injection, with full results within two weeks. Results last an average of six to eight months, with a third of patients going one year between treatments.
A consultation for Botox for hyperhidrosis with one of our physician specialists is $125.