Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) can cause a lot of discomfort and embarrassment, but now there is a very effective treatment available for this problem: Botox. Yes, Botox, the incredibly popular wrinkle-removal treatment, is also effective for many medical conditions, including excessive sweating.
Botox is a purified form of botulinum toxin that can be used to stop or inhibit certain nerve activities. When the communication between the nervous system and the area where Botox has been administered is blocked, the muscles can become paralyzed and cannot contract or move. The process can be utilized to treat many cosmetic and medical problems, including excessive sweating.