Yes, we're still open!

Excessive Sweating Treatment

Excessive sweating also known as hyperhidrosis can be a very annoying and embarrassing problem.  The common areas for excessive sweating are under the arms, on hands and even on the feet.

What is excessive sweating treatment and how does it work?

Normal perspiration occurs from sweat glands located in the skin. We sweat to regulate our body temperature by releasing water, sodium and other substances. If the sweat glands are overactive, then perspiration or sweating occurs even when it is not needed and in excess.

At DRV Skin botulinum toxin (botox) is injected into areas of excessive sweating to turn off impulses from the brain contributing to overactivation of the sweat glands. As a result, this then reduces the amount of sweating or perspiration.

Frequently Asked Questions

Multiple areas are marked up on the affected region (underarm region, palm or feet). Cooling is often used as anaesthesia and multiple small injections are placed superficially on the skin.

Once completed, the results can be seen within a week.

There are Medicare rebates available for patients that meet the criteria. Our doctor will be able to advise you after your initial consultation.

They generally last between 6 to 9 months.

There can be some bruising and discomfort after the procedure, however this does not normally last long.

Real Results

Hear from our clients

Skin treatments

Anti-wrinkle Injections

Anti-wrinkle injections are the non-surgical way to smooth wrinkles and fill lines instantly. At DRV Skin our doctor prides himself…

Dermal Fillers

Dermal Fillers are the non-surgical way to smooth wrinkles and fill lines instantly. Get thicker lips or smooth skin quickly!

Skin Rejuvenation with Laser Genesis

This ground breaking treatment is scientifically proven to stimulate and increase dermal collagen production. Benefits include refined pores, improved skin…

Vascular Laser

High precision medical grade vascular laser treatments that safely and effectively remove broken capillaries, spider veins, red spots and skin…

Rosacea Treatment

Tailored to your individual condition by a medical doctor, our holistic rosacea treatment involves the use of medical grade specialty…

Pigmentation Treatments

Dark spots or increased pigmentation is a condition that occurs when excess melanocytes are deposited on the skin.

Search drvskin.com.au

Wishlist

Login

Password Recovery

Lost your password? Please enter your username or email address. You will receive a link to create a new password via email.

SHOPPING BAG (0)

COVID 19 Update

We are still open

We take infection control very seriously. To view our procedures and protocols, click below.

Added to wishlist!