Botox to Stop Sweating in Philadelphia, PA

Located in Bala Cynwyd and serving Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Maple Shade, New Jersey, and the surrounding area, Sweat Experts provides Botox treatment for residents who would like to stop sweating embarrassment, smell, and ruined clothes.

If you are tired of bringing an change of clothes with you or choosing the colors you wear based how well they hide sweat stains, then it’s probably time to consider getting treatment.  More treatment options are available now than ever before, and Sweat Experts is one of the few facilities in the nation that has them all.  Botox may be used for short-term treatment. MiraDry or Precision Tx can be used fo.

Botox Treatment For Sweating and Hyperhidrosis

The FDA approved Botox for treatment of axillary hyperhidrosis in July 2004.  Botox injections under the arm block the signal pathways that control sweating.  In studies 80% to 90% of people had a significant reduction in sweating after treatment.

How Long Will It Take And How Many Treatments Are Needed?

The treatment is complete in about one hour. Results last approximately 6 months at which time the treatment must be repeated.

Are There Any Side Effects?

Rare cases of muscle weakness have been reported.  Because of this Botox should not be given to pregnant women, nursing mothers, or people who have myasthenia gravis or muscle diseases.

What Are The Advantages Of Botox Compared to Other Treatments?

Botox is favorable to antiperspirants because it lasts longer and reduces toxic exposure.  It is less costly than other solutions like MiraDry or Precision Tx.  But those solutions require only one or two treatments whereas Botox must be repeated indefinitely to continue working.

Does Botox Hurt?

A local anesthetic to numb the areas that will be treated. There can be slight discomfort or stinging during the injections and for up to a week after.

Is it Safe to Eliminate Sweat Glands?

Botox doesn’t eliminate the glands.  It merely blocks there function for a period of approximately 6 months.  However, your body contains 2-4 million sweat glands, and only about 2% are found in your underarms. Even completely eliminating that 2% of sweat glands with a solution like MiraDry or Precision Tx  would not  negatively affect your body’s ability to cool itself.

Get Botox From a Certified Trainer to Other Physicians

Sweat Experts is a national training center for Botox and other treatments.  Feel confident that you are receiving the best care from doctors who train other doctors. Call us today and schedule your consultation. Your life can be more comfortable and we can help.

*Every patient is unique and individual results may vary.