Botox surgery can reduce the affect of underarm sweat that people experience. Local injections into the underarm reversibly stun the human sweat glands - for around 6 months. This procedure is becoming the preference of individuals that are allergic to certain anti-sweating products, and also those that feel uncomfortable with excess sweating, and those that have conditions that cause them to sweat more regularly.
The procedure involves injections into the patient, in the area that the patient and surgeon agree is most appropriate. Botox surgery is a relatively uncomplicated process that still demands due attention and care.
Before undergoing excessive underarm sweating Botox - consideration and preparation are vital elements. Those who are considering the procedure should clearly outline their targets, and openly discuss this with their consultant. Those who are considering the procedure should be aware of the risks and complications that can arise, as well as the practical changes that are needed prior to surgery. Patients are required to stop taking medication which alters blood viscosity; including aspirin, birth control and hormone correction. In preparation of surgery it is also highly recommended that patients avoid smoking, to provide a quicker recovery.
After the Operation
Following Botox surgery patients should avoid smoking and avoid eating solids until 24 hours after the operation.
Recovering from Excessive Underarm Botox
- Patients should avoid smoking as well as any exposure to passive smoking prior to and after the procedure.
- Consumption should be reserved to liquids until twenty four hours after the operation.
For the large majority of adults who under go excessive underarm sweating botox the results will be a success with no unforeseen consequences. Despite this, the capacity for risks and complications remain, as is the case for almost all surgical procedures.
Risks and complications
- Infections are a possible risk and complication of Botox surgery
- Scarring is a possible risk and complication of Botox surgery
- Excessive bruising is a possible risk and complication of Botox
- Unsatisfactory results are another possible risk of Botox
By nature, all medical procedures carry an element of risk. While the majority of patients do not experience any complication during our Underarm Sweating procedures, before embarking on any medical procedure, it is advisable to consult fully with the Mclean Academy so that our qualified staff can suitably discuss any risk or concerns that your procedure may pose.