How can I stop armpit sweating?
The most effective way to stop armpit sweating is by injecting a dilute solution of Botox (Botulinum Toxin) into the skin of the armpit. As a very fine needle is used it is painless.
Botox with FirstChoiceBeacon
We have over 20 years of experience.
To make an appointment, either phone XXXXXX or apply online. If you have previously been treated with Botox, no prior consultation is necessary.
If it is your first time, you will need a 20 minute consultation before any treatment. There is no charge for this. Botox treatment can follow the consultation, or you can make an appointment for another time. Please tell us your preference when you make the first appointment. Because Botox needs to be prepared in advance, there will always be a short interval between consultation and treatment.
Cost of treatment
Underarm Botox with us costs €499. This is for both armpits.
We always use a full 100 units of Botox. Many other clinics use less.
A first treatment lasts on average 6 months, and subsequent ones last 8 months.
Procedure in Brief
- Approximately 20 injections are made in each armpit
- No anaesthetic is required
- Entire process takes 20 minutes
- It can be done at lunchtime and you can return to work afterwards
- Clinical studies show that this treatment reduces the amount of sweating by 80-90%
- Results last between 4-10 months
Facts about Botox
Is Botulinum Toxin safe?
In the armpit, yes it is. There are some rare contraindications which will be discussed at your appointment. It is also best avoided in pregnancy.
Is Botulinum Toxin Expensive?
No, not when you consider the cost of frequent changes of clothing, deodorants etc. The cost of embarrassment and social phobia is also high. For therapeutic use, the cost of Botulinum Toxin treatment is claimable against tax with the MED1 scheme.
Does it hurt?
With tiny 30g needles – thinner than acupuncture needles – it is as close to painless as is possible.
How do I arrange it?
If you have not had Botox before, it is necessary to make an appointment to discuss it, and check that you are a suitable candidate.