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How can I stop armpits from preventing from sweating a lot?

How can I stop armpits from preventing from sweating a lot?

Antiperspirant: Regular use of an antiperspirant (not just a deodorant) will help. If the symptoms continue, see your doctor for other treatment, including prescription strength antiperspirants. ...Read more

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Perspiration (Definition)

Perspiration or sweat is the production of watery fluid from the skin to help regulate the ...Read more


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How can I prevent sweating too much during summer?It happens even after bath and i sweat too much in my armpits, on chest and my back!

How can I prevent sweating too much during summer?It happens even after bath and i sweat too much in my armpits, on chest and my back!

No easy answer: Talk it over in more detail with your physician. There are a few medical causes for excessive perspiration that should be excluded. However, assuming there is no underlying cause, there really is no simple solution. Some people just sweat more than others and there isn't any great answer above or beyond common sense solutions. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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Hi, I am from Bangalore, India. I have Hyperhidrsis, where i sweat a lot in FACE, hand, armpit, neck, back, any advice to stop sweating on my forehead?

Hi, I am from Bangalore, India. I have Hyperhidrsis, where i sweat a lot in FACE, hand, armpit, neck, back, any advice to stop sweating on my forehead?

Botox: Botox injections can be done by your dermatologist to help decrease the sweating. Injections may not be appropriate for all areas but you can discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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How can I stop myself from sweating in armpits?

How can I stop myself from sweating in armpits?

Many options: There is a condition called hyperhidrosis which is excessive persperation. This can happen in the armpits, hands or feet. There are different options for treatment from prescription deodorants to surgery. In my practice, I use Botox which can reduce sweating in the armpits. This is a temporary treatment that needs to be repeated. ...Read more

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Why do I sweat a lot? I'm just sitting down and i start sweating bad in armpits

Why do I sweat a lot? I'm just sitting down and i start sweating bad in armpits

Hyperhidrosis: Hyperhidrosis is the condition characterized by abnormally increased sweating/perspiration. The cause of primary hyperhidrosis is unknown, although some physicians claim it is caused by sympathetic over-activity. Stress has also been a possible cause. There are medications that can help. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What causes toddlers to become "musty" without sweating a lot? And what can I do to prevent them from geting musty?

What causes toddlers to become "musty" without sweating a lot? And what can I do to prevent them from geting musty?

A good bath: Given the activity level of most children, they do tend to sweat - even if not to a noticeable degree visually. A good bath once a day or (even twice in some cases - like after sports) can make a difference. A musty smell can also come from clothing that is not dried entirely after laundering. This mildewy odor can be difficult to get rid of. ...Read more

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How can you stop armpit sweating?

Hyperhidrosis: Most people start with OTC topical antiperspirants, move on to prescription topicals (21% Aluminum chloride), oral anticholinergic agents, Botox injection. For more permanent options, consider suction curetttage, miraDry or ThermiRF. We perform all of these procedures in our Center for Excessive Sweating, established in 1999. ...Read more

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