What is Hyperhidrosis?
Hyperhidrosis is an uncontrollable sweating problem which usually first appears in adolescents or young adults.
Arm pits, soles, and palms are the areas wear this excessive sweating most often occurs. It can cause frustrations which may result in changing clothes often, avoiding social interactions, and difficulty maintaining intimate relationships.
Uncontrollable sweating can be embarrassing, but many people effected by this don’t know that they actually have several treatment options in Pittsburgh to help control your sweat.
While seen by many as medical condition, it is actually more effectively treated cosmetically. Pittsburgh’s best Dermatologists at the Golla Center for Dermatology can provide you with numerous options on how to stop your excessive sweating such as:
Prescription Strength Antiperspirant
These antiperspirants are more potent than their over-the-counter alternatives and available only by prescription from your Dermatologist. They are composed of safe and effective ingredients which can turn off your sweat glands.
Although best known for treating wrinkles, it can also be an effective treatment to combat excessive sweating. In the same way it relaxes your muscles to reduce wrinkles, it does relaxes the muscles which are responsible for overproducing sweat. This method has proven safe and effective for treatment of hyperhidrosis in the hands, soles, and armpits. A single injection can usually reduce excessive sweating for up to six months.
Don’t be embarrassed and uncomfortable by your sweat! Dermatologists in Pittsburgh at the Golla Center for Dermatology, have many possible options to curb your sweating.
Contact us now and let us get you back to feeling comfortably dry!