Botulinum Toxin works by blocking the actions of the nerves that supply the eccrine sweat glands, resulting in reduced sweating. Multiple injections of either Botox® or Dysport® are placed in areas of excessive sweating.
- Axilla (underarms)
- Upper forehead / scalp
Muscle Tension / Tension Headaches
Botulinum Toxin is injected into muscular trigger points for various headache types. The resultant relaxation of the muscle results in headache reduction.