Excessive Sweating or Hyperhidrosis may be limited to a few problem areas or may be all over. The armpits and the palms are the areas most often troublesome. Excessive sweating starts after puberty and may be present to some degree all the time. However it can be at it's worst when under stress such as during exams, interviews or dating.
BOTOX® works by injecting a bit of heavily diluted botulinum toxin into the underarm so that the signal from the nerves to the sweat glands is blocked, and sweating is stopped. It lasts up to 9 months and the cost varies depending on the amount needed.
Scientific studies confirm the fact that Botox injections can indeed relieve migraine, tension and even daily headaches. The effect of a single Botox treatment lasts on average 3 months and at times longer. The procedure takes 5-10 min.tes and is accompanied by minimal discomfort. Approximately 10-20 sites are injected at each session. The number and location of the injection sites depend on pain distribution. Spasm of neck muscles often contributes to migraines and other headaches and neck pain. Injecting these muscles with Botox usually improves treatment results.
Botox medical applications for tension headaches and hyperhidrosis can last up to one year.
What is Chronic Migrane?
Migrane with 15 or more headache days per month over the past 3 months, of which at least 8 headache days meet criteria for migraine without aura. To meet the criteria for migraine without aura, the migriane sufferer will be experiencing two of the following symptoms:
What might i experience after treatment?
You may experience pain or inflammation in a muscle or muscles that have been injected with BOTOX. You may also experience bleeding, swelling or bruising in the area injected.
It is recommended that the treatment gets rebeated every 12 weeks