Hyperhidrosis is a common disorder characterized by excessive sweating. Sweating in the public can lead to embarrassment and make socializing uncomfortable. Hyperhidrosis can be classified as Localized and General hyperhidrosis.
In localized hyperhidrosis, certain regions with high number of sweat glands get affected like the armpits, groin, elbows and feet. Generalized hyperhidrosis affects the entire body
The cause for Localized hyperhidrosis is usually hereditary while generalized hyperhidrosis is due to underlying health conditions like metabolic disorders, diabetes etc. There are some factors that play a role in hyperhidrosis which include nervousness, diet and nicotine intake.
Hyperhidrosis can be treated by,
BOTOX injections – Botox injections can be injected into the affected regions like armpits, palms and feet which will control the sweat glands and avoid excessive sweating.