By Alice Klein
Botox injections into the skin of excessively sweaty palms can be painfulWanna Pliansak/EyeEm/Getty ImagesA possible new method of treating excessive sweating involves blasting the palms of the hands and armpits with liquid Botox at high pressure, avoiding painful injections.
A small study of this experimental technique found it improved sweating from the palms and armpits, but we need larger studies to confirm it works.
Severe sweating affects about 5 per cent of people. The problem often hampers relationships and work performance due to feelings of embarrassment, not wanting to shake hands or socialise, difficulty holding objects, and the …