Chrissy Teigen recently gave her millions of followers an inside look at her life and got Botox injections to help treat Hyperhidrosis.
What is Hyperhidrosis exactly? This is when the body experiences an excessive amount of sweating especially in the palms, under the feet and, in Ms. Teigen’s case, in the underarm areas.
Antiperspirants are often the go-to’s to help treat this often embarrassing condition. However, most antiperspirants contain aluminum and could increase the chances of cancer in patients.
So, what are the solutions? At our practice we can take one of two approaches. One approach is with radio frequency technology. The other is with Botox injections. We have often found that both approaches are great ways to treat hyperhidrosis with patients seeing near permanent results.
Watch the video below to watch Dr. Shah treat a patient with Hyperhidrosis in Chicago, IL. Also, be sure to follow us on our Youtube page to stay up to date with everything happening around the office, new treatments, and patient stories!