Botox injection for sweat … what is it? And how to use it to reduce sweat

Botox injection is your way to get rid of sweat …

Many think that botox is used only in cosmetics and to tighten the face, but in fact, it has many medicinal uses, including reducing sweat.

What is Botox?

It is a neurotoxin made from microbes that cause a type of food poisoning, but do not worry, it is very safe if used appropriately with Dr. Najla Al Zoghbi.

Started as a cosmetic treatment, Botox reduces facial wrinkles by temporarily paralyzing facial muscles.

Dr. Najla Al-Zoghbi also uses Botox to treat neuromuscular diseases, such as migraines, muscle spasms, and hyperhidrosis.

What is hyperhidrosis?

Hyperhidrosis is the medical term for excessive sweating, and it refers to any abnormal sweating, such as sweating when the weather is not hot.

People who sweat excessively often wet their clothes and deodorants do not work well for those with the condition.

What is a botox injection for sweat?

Dr. Naglaa Al-Zoghbi uses botox injections for people who suffer from hyperhidrosis.

Botox is approved for use by the Food and Drug Administration for people who sweat excessively from their armpits

Dr. Najla Al Zoghbi also uses botox to reduce sweating in other areas such as hands, feet, and face.

How do sweat botox injections work?

Botox works to treat sweating by blocking the nerves responsible for activating the sweat glands.

Normally, the nervous system activates the sweat glands when the body temperature rises, this is how your body automatically cools down.

In people with hyperhidrosis, the nerves stimulate the sweat glands to a large degree.

When botox is injected directly into the area of ​​your body that is commonly sweaty, your overactive nerves are essentially paralyzed.

When your nerves cannot signal to the sweat glands, you are not sweating, however, botox only prevents sweating in the specific area where it is injected.

What are the causes of the problem of sweating?

In general, there are a variety of causes that can lead to problematic sweating, including:

high temperature

High body or environmental temperatures are the main cause of increased sweating.

Emotions and stress

The following emotions and circumstances can lead to excessive sweating:



financial problems


Emotional pressure


Foods that cause excessive sweating:

Sweating may be a response to the foods you eat, and among these foods it can be triggered by:

Spicy foods.

Caffeinated beverages, including soda, coffee, and tea.

Alcoholic beverages.

Medicines and diseases that cause the problem of sweating:

The sweating may also be caused by medication use and certain illnesses, such as:


Fever and drugs reduce fever


Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar levels)

Painkillers, including morphine

Synthetic thyroid hormones

What are the steps for using botox injections for sweat?

The injections do not take long, about an hour or less.

You will be given a local anesthetic to provide extra comfort.

Dr. Najla Al-Zoghbi will inject Botox directly below the surface of the skin using a fine needle.

You can return to work and normal life once you have finished your botox injection.

How to prepare for botox injections of sweat with Dr. Najla Al-Zoghbi:

Avoid removing armpit hair for two or three days before your appointment

Not to take blood thinners for a few days before the injection to prevent bruising

How to inject botox to treat the problem of sweating:

The area is cleaned well and anesthetized topically

The area to be treated is divided evenly so that the distance is about 1 cm

Botox is injected into the specified sites

Typically, treatment for botox hyperhidrosis takes between fifteen to thirty minutes.

What are the results of botox injections of sweat?

It will take anywhere between two to seven days or two weeks for you to stop sweating in the treated area.

The effects of Botox are temporary, which means you will need more injections in the future.

When using Botox to treat underarm sweating, the results may last from four to fourteen months.

For other areas, such as the hands, the results may last for about six months.

Dr. Naglaa Al-Zoghbi provides several medical solutions and specialized services in the field of dermatology, cosmetology, skin and hair care using fillers and botox and the latest international technologies in the treatment of acne problems, facial pits, acne scars, wrinkles treatment with botox and fillers, laser hair removal treatment and treatment of problems Laser skin and hair treatment with plasma and stem cells

Dr. Naglaa Al-Zoghbi Branches:


La Rose Banha, Najda Street, before the Fever Hospital, Al-Ola Tower, in front of his office

And in the new Tulip Center headquarters villas – Nile Corniche next to Caviar – in front of the Child Garden

contact us at: 01223117312

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