Botulinum toxin is a safe and effective treatment. For under arm sweating patients receiving treatment with this will entitled to a medicare rebate. Botulinum toxin also works very well for facial sweating in small doses, and hands and feet. Theres areas are not however covered on medicare. Results can last longer than for wrinkles sometimes up to 9 months. Treatments are administered by our dermatologists or cosmetic nurses.
For hand and foot sweating we offer iontophoresis. This is a treatment performed in the clinic where the hands and/or feet are immersed in a water solution containing an active ingredient. Treatments are done weekly.
As a last resort some severe cases of sweating may require surgery.
To ensure any treatment is safe for you, it is important to first make an appointment with us for a medical assessment with our Dermatologists Dr Alice Rudd and Dr Tasos Stavrakoglou prior to any treatment.