Don’t Sweat It – How You Can Make Excess Underarm Sweating A Thing Of The Past

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Don’t Sweat It – How You Can Make Excess Underarm Sweating A Thing Of The Past

Find out now how you can fix excessive underarm sweating with Botox and have lasting results in under a week.

Many people hear the word Botox® and they think of reduced fine lines and wrinkles and a smoother, more youthful complexion. While it’s true that this wonder treatment can shave years off your appearance, it has another extremely popular use: it can help to change the lives of people who suffer from excessive sweating (also known as hyperhidrosis).

Excessive sweating, especially under the arms, can cause huge discomfort and embarrassment. But Look Lovely London is here to make hyperhidrosis a thing of your past. Although nobody can cure excessive sweating for good, the right treatments at the right time can help you live your life to the fullest – no sweat!

Botox® injections for sweating armpits

First of all, if you’re considering Botox® for excessive sweating anywhere, it’s critical that you choose a trained clinician to perform the procedure. Your doctor needs to have had special training in order to make the right injections with the right quantities in the right places.

Excessive sweating can occur all over the body, but the most common sites for hyperhidrosis are under the arms, under the breasts, on the forehead, and on the hands and feet. Sweating at any of these sites causes daily problems and embarrassment, but a quick Botox® procedure can completely turn things around. In fact, using Botox® to treat excessive sweating has been proven to reduce sweating by around 85% under the arms, with similarly impressive results elsewhere.

How does it work?

There’s a particular chemical in the body which is responsible for switching the sweating reflex on. Botox® works by temporarily blocking this chemical and therefore stopping or interrupting its secretion and improving or even temporarily curing hyperhidrosis at the site.

The Botox® is inserted at a very shallow level and lies just beneath the surface of the skin.

How is it done?

First, you will have an in-depth consultation with your doctor to identify the problem area(s) and talk through any questions or concerns you might have. During your treatment, a fine needle is used to skillfully inject the Botox® in specific locations, usually in a grid-like pattern.

If you’re worried about feeling the needle going in, your doctor can give you a mini ice pack to numb the areas that are going to be treated. At Look Lovely London, we also give clients ice packs to take home if they’re experiencing any discomfort after Botox® injections.

When will I notice results?

You will start to notice a difference within two to four days, but you might find that your symptoms continue to improve over the following days. The full effects of your Botox® treatment will be evident after two weeks.

How do I prepare for treatment?

With most hyperhidrosis Botox® treatments, all you need to do is show up on the day of your appointment. However, you’re having Botox® injections for sweating armpits, most clinicians recommend that you don’t shave your armpits for at least three to four days before your treatment is booked in.

How long will it last?

For most people, the effects of this treatment should last anywhere between four and 12 months. Some people find that the effects can last as long as 14 months. Plenty of studies have been performed to ensure that repeat treatment of Botox® for sweating is totally safe, so you can enjoy consistent results for as long as you want. In fact, a very high percentage of our clients here at Look Lovely London return for repeat treatment.

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Botox® for hyperhidrosis price

The Botox® injections cost for sweating varies from place to place, but at Look Lovely London, we offer some of the most competitive prices in the capital. We also have a range of introductory offers if it’s your first time visiting us, so give us a call to find out how much you could save. As a guide, one area of treatment usually costs £140 and two areas costs £210.

Our friendly team is ready and waiting to take your call on 0203 199 8245 so whether you have questions or just want to go ahead and secure your appointment, give them a ring now. When you choose Look Lovely London for your cosmetic procedure, you can be rest assured that you’re getting the very best, right from your initial inquiry to the moment you step out of the clinic after your treatment.

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We have a strict infection control policy at the clinic. On arrival, we recommend hand washing and offer gloves and masks for those patients who wish to wear them. We deep clean all surfaces, doors, handle, bannisters and card machines after every patient. We can also offer protected time slots for our more vulnerable clients so they have little or no contact with other people during their visit.

Our staff are rigorous about cleaning and handwashing. We disinfect treatment rooms and couches after every client, wearing gloves and masks if needed. We also use Cleanisept to prepare your skin before treatment – this is one of the best antimicrobial agents available to reduce the risk of infection.

We want to put your mind at ease that we have taken all the precautions to offer you a lovely and safe experience at the clinic.

We understand you may want to bring a friend or family member along to your appointment for moral support. However, in these unprecedented times, we ask you to attend alone to reduce the risk of transmission.

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